Weisshorn Group

Range TypeMountain range with well-recognized name
Highest PointWeisshorn (4506 m/14,783 ft)
Area890 sq km / 344 sq mi
Area may include lowland areas
Extent39 km / 24 mi North-South
39 km / 24 mi East-West
Center Lat/Long46° 9' N; 7° 38' E
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Map of Weisshorn Group
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Other Ranges: To go to pages for other ranges either click on the map above, or on range names in the hierarchy snapshot below, which show the parent, siblings, and children of the Weisshorn Group.
Pennine AlpsLevel 4 (Parent)
         Grande Rochére-Fallére AreaLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Grand Combin AreaLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Otemma AreaLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Southwest Zermatt AreaLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Weisshorn GroupLevel 5
         Southeast Zermatt AreaLevel 5 (Sibling)
         MischabelLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Weissgrat-San MartinoLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Weissmies GroupLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Monte Rosa FoothillsLevel 5 (Sibling)

Major Peaks of the Weisshorn Group

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NamemftRange6
2.Dent Blanche435814,298 
5.Ober Gabelhorn406413,333 
7.Grand Cornier396212,999 
Sub-peaks are excluded from this list. List may not be complete, since only summits in the PBC Database are included.

Photos of Peaks in the Weisshorn Group

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Ascending the northeast ridge (1978-08-20). Photo by Dan Moore.
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On summit rocks. Breithorn beyond (1965-07-13). Photo by Dan Moore.
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