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Areas in Furka Pass

Chli Bielenhorn 5 / 5 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 5
Galengrat 1 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 1
Gross Bielenhorn - Southwest face 1 / 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 1
Gross Furkahorn - Wandfussplatten 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0
Hanibal 3 / 4 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 / 4

Description

The Furka pass provides a connection between central Switzerland on its east side and the Valais to the west. The road itself is paved, and is generally open to traffic from the early/mid summer until late autumn, depending on weather conditions. On the east side of the pass, there are numerous superb venues for mountaineering activities.

The Albert Heim area is directly adjacent to the east, but has a separate parking and approach, so is listed as a distinct area for clarity.

Getting There

Drive to the Furka Pass, or in mid-summer can take an old steam engine train.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Furka Pass

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
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Galengrat-verschneidung 5c
Trad, Sport 9 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Galengrat-verschneidung 5c Galengrat
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5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, Sport 9 pitches
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