Gross Gruenhorn Climber's Log
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|Flachlandtiroler||Traverse Konkordiahut -> Finsteraarhut |
Date Climbed: Jul 25, 2013
|Traverse from Konkordia hut to Finsteraarhorn hut via Grünegghorn to summit and rappelling from the "Lücke" down to Fieschergletscher.|
Traversing Grünegghorn was quite interesting due to lack of steps plus clouds coming in; the summit arrete was mostly dry and not difficult at all, leaving only the bergschrund as a (little) challenge.
Hardest part was the rappel route (!). We easily found the begin but although we had a detailed briefing at the hut and carefully investigated the terrain we failed to follow the stances... like all the others, too.
So after 3 or 4 pitches we ended at improvised slings in vertical rubbish and it took us nearly two hours for perhaps 150 vertical meters.
|Posted Sep 2, 2013 5:14 am|
|marc123||Normal route G.Grunhorn |
Date Climbed: Jul 17, 2007
|Nice and long climb over the Grunegghorn from the Concordiahuette.|
|Posted Aug 21, 2012 10:00 am|
|boriskrielen||Route climbed: SW-ridge via Grünegghorn from Konkordiahütte |
Date Climbed: Aug 11, 2011
|I climbed this peak with German climber Helmut Risse. We did the complete ridge from the saddle, no shortcuts. And we both climbed it free.|
|Posted Sep 13, 2011 5:08 am|
|mulidivarese||Ski route West side |
Date Climbed: Apr 16, 2011
|From Konkoridahutte along the winter ski way on west side.|
Lovely glacer ski route with some crevasses.
Climbed directly to the top from the terminal crivasse
|Posted Apr 20, 2011 6:15 am|
|Climbed in 2001|
|Posted Sep 20, 2008 1:31 pm|
|Cyrill||Gross Grünhorn 4044m |
Date Climbed: Apr 15, 2007
|Fantastic Ski - Tour to Gross Grünhorn 4044m. |
my picture are here: Link to Gross Grünhorn 4044m
|Posted Nov 8, 2007 5:21 am|
|Samuli Mansikka||Via Klein Grünhorn |
Date Climbed: Jul 20, 2006
|My original plan for the day was only to traverse both of the Fiescherhorns starting early from the Mönchjochhütte. However, I approached the Klein Grünhornlücke relatively fast so I headed to Klein Grünhorn and then to Gross Grünhorn. I arrived to the summit of Gross Grünhorn 3,5 hours after starting from the hut. On the same day I traversed over the Fiescherhorns back to the Mönchjochhütte.|
Quite a demanding climb due to the bad quality of the rock and the steepness of the route.
|Posted Nov 28, 2006 1:30 pm|
|bbirtle||Route Climbed: Via Gruenegghorn from Konkordiaplatz Date Climbed: May 2, 2005|
|Uneventful climb up in perfect weather. Easy scrambling on the summit ridge. Good spring conditions skiing down, and nice long steep open glaciar bowl. Good fun.|
|Posted Jul 7, 2005 12:25 pm|
|Mathias Zehring||Route Climbed: normal ski route Date Climbed: May 23rd 2001|
|as described on the ski route page. The day started fine but we reached the summit in clouds. Very nice firn snow for downhill (trip report in German)|
|Posted May 14, 2005 5:15 am|