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Climb to the top of the stunning Weisshorn in the Pennine Alps with one of the certified guides at Explore-share.com!

At 4,506 m, Weisshorn is a stately peak in the Pennine Alps located in the canton of Valais between Anniviers and Zermatt. Due to its pyramidal shape and perfect slopes, many mountaineers consider it to be the most beautiful mountain in the Alps.  Compare and book a certified guide for your trip to the top of this stunner on Explore-Share.com: 1500+ guides, 70+ countries and more than 8000 different programs to choose from.  The mountains are calling!

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FAQs: Mountain Climbing in Weisshorn

What should I know about Mountain Climbing Weisshorn?

At  4,506 m, Weisshorn is the 5th highest mountain in the Alps. It is also one of the most difficult to climb, and one of the most beautiful, they say. It boasts 3 ridges that form a pyramidal shape and a white frothy blanket of snow, as well as rocks and glaciers. There are many different routes to its summit, however, the easiest is the east ridge, which is graded AD+. Whichever route you decide to take, going with a certified guide is a must, especially considering the challenges that climbing this breathtaking peak entails.

Why should I choose Weisshorn for my Mountain Climbing adventure?

The belle of the Alps

Its pyramidal shape and pristine white faces speckled with glaciers have gained Weisshorn a reputation for its beauty.

A challenging climb

Defined by three great ridges, with exposed areas of rock and snow, climbing the Weisshorn is a thrilling challenge for mountaineers with a zest for adventure.

Well located and uncrowded

Set in one of the mountaineering centers of the Alps, Weisshorn is perfectly located, however, because it is a challenging climb, the mountain is uncrowded and pristine.

What can I expect from the weather during my Mountain Climbing trip in Weisshorn?

Average highs on Weisshorn in the summer are 5°C, in winter, temperatures can drop as low as -20°C

Which language is predominantly spoken in the Weisshorn region?

French, Italian, German, Romansh

What currency is accepted around Weisshorn?

Swiss franc

How can I get to Weisshorn?

Weisshorn hütte is the usual starting point for the normal route. It is 4 – 4 1/2 hours from Randa.

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When is the best time to travel to Weisshorn for Mountain Climbing?

The best time to climb Weisshorn is during the summer months, between June and September.

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