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mountainmanjohnGood easy Ferrata  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 1, 2013

mountainmanjohn

Great scramble up an airy yet simple ridge. No need for the Via Ferrata on some of it. Good easy climb. climbed with Hamish
Posted Sep 15, 2013 8:10 pm

boriskrielenRoute climbed: NW-ridge (via ferrata III), solo  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 2, 2013

boriskrielen

Climbed the via ferrata on the NW-ridge. Nice route, although the cable doesn't always follow the most logical way. Unfortunately there are 2 parts with metal steps where it is sheer impossible to just climb the rocks and only use the cable for security. Nevertheless I used some of the metal steps but managed to never use the cable to pull myself up. Nice training!
Posted Sep 11, 2013 5:57 am

telemarkdudeFoggy Day  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 9, 1989

telemarkdude

Stopped off to climb this on our way to the Britannia Hut for an ascent of Allalinhorn the next day. We started up the not so interesting east flank and were caught in dense fog on the upper part. We traversed over to a ridge and scrambled up rock to the summit.
Posted Oct 10, 2012 2:47 am

marc123Nice klettersteig  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 26, 2011

marc123

Nice climb on the klettersteig on the north side of the mountain.
Posted Sep 18, 2012 5:58 am

boriskrielenRoute climbed: E-flank, solo  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 4, 2010

boriskrielen

I climbed it solo as a detour on my way from Saas-Fee to the Britanniahut.
Posted Aug 29, 2011 4:14 am

markhallamVia NW ridge Klettersteig  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 7, 2009

markhallam

Climbed as an acclimatisation exercise before tackling 4000ers - the NW ridge + klettersteig is a delightful little scramble in its own right and the top of the Mittaghorn a superb view point.
Posted Jul 19, 2011 12:56 am

gertEast side  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 2, 2010

gert

Together with my wife - beautiful day!
Posted Sep 6, 2010 5:01 am

KoenNW ridge  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 11, 2010

Koen

Training climb. Arrived at the start of the climb without knowing there would be a via ferrata. Too bad this nice ridge is desecrated in this way...
Posted Jul 22, 2010 5:00 am

Simneldone solo  Sucess!

Simnel

via the via ferrata.
Posted Mar 3, 2010 1:40 pm

Peter KRoute Climbed: NW ridge via ferrata  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 6, 2009

Peter K

Leading an alpine club youth group (JDAV).
Our rest day while collecting some easier 4000ers. Nice via ferrata!
Posted Aug 19, 2009 4:17 am

JanVanGenkRoute climbed: via ferrata NW ridge  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 2, 2008

JanVanGenk

Easy via ferrata, climbed it as a warm-up for a week in Saas-Fee/Zermatt area.
Posted Jul 17, 2008 9:43 am

rivenVia Ferrata, fun and easy  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 3, 2007

riven

Nice little rest day activity between 4000m peaks. Via ferrata lanyards can be hired very cheaply from the intersport in Saas Fee or Saas Grund.
Posted Dec 17, 2007 5:41 pm

J FoxA inadvertent First Ascent?  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 28, 2005

J Fox

My wife and I had intended to take the walkers route to the summit but we didn't walk far enough along the Brittania hut trail to find the turnoff to the summit path. Instead we ended up doing a class 2 scramble up the north east flank. Not your traditional way up the moutain but quite an invigorating scramble. The summit has amazing views of the Mischable Wall.
Posted Jun 26, 2007 11:50 am

andre hangaardRoute Climbed: NW ridge.The kletter stieg Date Climbed: 16 Aug 2005  Sucess!

andre hangaard

Nice and fun climb up the new kletterstieg. Some fresh snow on top. Icy ropes.
Posted Aug 27, 2005 8:19 am

il.rocciatoreRoute Climbed: East Flank / Traverse with Egginer Date Climbed: september 2004 / july 2005  Sucess!

il.rocciatore

2004: Finally reached the summit after a failed attempt 2 months earlier in July. Nice hike for acclimatisation. Made the attempt with my girlfriend and we both enjoyed it very much, although it was a bit cloudy at the summit.

2005: Made the traverse with Egginer, which results in a very long trip. Reached the summit at 7 o'clock in the evening, after being busy for 10 hours. Happily I had already explored the route of descent the year before.
Posted Nov 18, 2004 4:00 pm

andre hangaardRoute Climbed: East flank Date Climbed: 19 Aug 2004  Sucess!

andre hangaard

Warm up for my yearly Saas-week. Cloudy and windy.

Very nice view over Mischabel and Allalin.
Posted Aug 29, 2004 5:52 am

EelconlRoute Climbed: East Flank Date Climbed: Summer 2003  Sucess!

Eelconl

Terrible route. I never do this one again!!!!
Posted Feb 21, 2004 8:42 am

ProbemeisterRoute Climbed: Nw ridge, descent via the East flank Date Climbed: July 03  Sucess!
This was our warm up route in our 1 week Saastal adventure. A bit cloudy and quite cool with some ice on the rocks towards the top.
Posted Nov 12, 2003 6:52 am

Tom FralichRoute Climbed: NW Ridge Date Climbed: August 27, 2002  Sucess!

Tom Fralich

Reached the summit in about 4 hours from Saas Fee, with a few pitches of nice climbing just below the summit. Signed the register on top and descended by the East Flank to the Plattjen cable car. The weather had been poor for several days in Zermatt, so we were very glad to be out climbing.
Posted Sep 7, 2002 3:02 pm

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