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Hörnligrat Route 

YDS: 5.4 French: 4a Ewbanks: 12 UIAA: IV ZA: 10 British: VD 3c PG13

   
Type:  Trad, Alpine, 3600', Grade III
Original:  YDS: 5.4 French: 4a Ewbanks: 12 UIAA: IV ZA: 10 British: VD 3c PG13 [details]
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Season: Summer
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Submitted By: Vitaly Anisimov on Nov 19, 2015

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Hörnligrat. Oct 2016

Description 

See an excellent overview of the route at SummitPost.

Protection 

Helmet, sling, ece srews (optional dep.on the season), crampons (must), ince axe (must)


Photos of Hörnligrat Route Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Hornli Ridge
Hornli Ridge
Rock Climbing Photo: Hörnligrat. Oct 2016
Hörnligrat. Oct 2016
Rock Climbing Photo: A sick and rare phenomenon called brocken spectre,...
A sick and rare phenomenon called brocken spectre,...
Rock Climbing Photo: Hörnligrat. Oct 2016
Hörnligrat. Oct 2016
Rock Climbing Photo: Morning light on the upper mountain. View from Eas...
Morning light on the upper mountain. View from Eas...
Rock Climbing Photo: The tower above the Solvay Hut. The route turns it...
The tower above the Solvay Hut. The route turns it...
Rock Climbing Photo: Looking down the Lower Moseley Slabs from the Solv...
Looking down the Lower Moseley Slabs from the Solv...
Rock Climbing Photo: Type of terrain you will encounter around the Seco...
Type of terrain you will encounter around the Seco...
Rock Climbing Photo: Hörnli Hut approach trail with Matterhorn towerin...
Hörnli Hut approach trail with Matterhorn towerin...
Rock Climbing Photo: Hörnligrat. Oct 2016
Hörnligrat. Oct 2016
Rock Climbing Photo: Matterhorn summit panorama west. Italian summit is...
Matterhorn summit panorama west. Italian summit is...
Rock Climbing Photo: Matterhorn summit panorama east. Seen in the backg...
Matterhorn summit panorama east. Seen in the backg...
Rock Climbing Photo: Climbers on the Shoulder Ridge with Weisshorn Grou...
Climbers on the Shoulder Ridge with Weisshorn Grou...
Rock Climbing Photo: The final snow/ice slope, Dach as seen from the su...
The final snow/ice slope, Dach as seen from the su...
Rock Climbing Photo: Hörnli Ridge (Hörnligrat) seen from above the H...
Hörnli Ridge (Hörnligrat) seen from above the H...
Rock Climbing Photo: Hörnligrat. Oct 2016
Hörnligrat. Oct 2016
Rock Climbing Photo: fixed ropes in the upper sections
fixed ropes in the upper sections
Rock Climbing Photo: Guided parties climbing the Shoulder snow field. T...
Guided parties climbing the Shoulder snow field. T...
Rock Climbing Photo: Sunrise on the Matterhorn
Sunrise on the Matterhorn
Rock Climbing Photo: Close-up view of the initial headwall.
Close-up view of the initial headwall.
Rock Climbing Photo: Looking up the route to the Slovay hut
Looking up the route to the Slovay hut

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By Vikram Sahney
Aug 28, 2016

Video of our summit climb of the Matterhorn via the Hörnligrat Route. We were unguided.


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