Nadelhorn Climber's Log
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|brade||Two times: Windgrat |
Date Climbed: Jul 19, 2010
|19 Jul 2010|
nice and fast
Climbed with mooliczek, igi and matti
21 Sep 2007
Climbed with Jck (Jacek)
Nice and exposed summit part of the route, similar to Rimpfischhorn but shorter. Interesting climb.
|Posted Sep 27, 2007 2:26 pm|
Date Climbed: Sep 21, 2007
|Climbed with Radek (brade). |
Not what we planned...
Reached the Windjoch early in the morning and tried to traverse to the bottom of Hohberghorn's North Face- after reaching the huge seracs decided to get back because of unstable, fresh snow.
After summiting Nadelhorn tried to get to Stecknadelhorn- also had to get back because of snow conditions.
Finally, while descending, we bagged Ulrichshorn...
Nice route, fine climb near the summit, strong wind, not very good snow conditions even on the ridge.
|Posted Sep 26, 2007 7:19 am|
|Nikman||Normal route from Mischabel |
Date Climbed: Sep 2, 2007
|Good conditions, but very windy. If you also count on nice mountainhuts, besides of the pure climb, I would recommend to start from Bordierhut. The hutkeeper at Mischabel is not the friendliest one and from my experience, Bordierhut is much nicer.|
|Posted Sep 9, 2007 9:20 am|
|Sebastian Hamm||Normal route |
Date Climbed: Sep 1, 2007
|Nice weather but stormy.|
|Posted Sep 3, 2007 5:39 pm|
|Griffiths||Normal Route |
Date Climbed: Jul 2, 2004
|Posted Jul 2, 2007 12:53 pm|
|Rafa Bartolome||Great peak |
Date Climbed: Apr 29, 2007
|It was a very long ascent with weight in the haversack to use the winter hut of Mischabel. The effort to reach the hut made the attack to the summit very long but the line of NE ridge was evident. We needed the use of some pitons of ice in some meters of the ridge and we used the rope in the final rocky ridge (it has a little of ice and snow on the rock). It's important to climb the final rocky ridge in left side (right is harder)|
Beautiful landscape! It was one of the climbs most beautiful that I remember in all my visit to the Alps.
|Posted May 6, 2007 4:44 pm|
|toppert||Nadelgrat from the Lenzspitze|
|Lenzspitze NNE-face-Nadelgrat-Nadelhorn and down: very nice alpine classic!|
|Posted Nov 17, 2006 11:35 am|
|Andrew Hagen||NE ridge |
Date Climbed: Jul 14, 2006
|We were the first on the ridge in fresh snow that overcast morning, views were stunning when the clouds opened up. Also tagged Stecknadelhorn and Ulrichshorn. Very worthwhile!|
|Posted Oct 2, 2006 3:59 pm|
|Great fun after a lot of fresh snow, breaking trail all the way. Solo.|
|Posted Sep 15, 2006 2:08 pm|
|andre hangaard||Route Climbed: NE-Ridge from Mischabelhut |
Date Climbed: Aug 15, 2006
|Was lucky to catch one of the few beautiful days during August '06. Although alot of fresh snow on the NE-ridge slowed down the climb considerably. A great day - a great mountain!|
|Posted Aug 31, 2006 9:14 pm|
|roadmountain||SE Rigde |
Date Climbed: Jul 10, 2006
|Traverse from Lenzspitze! It took us to long. The first hours much of loose rocks, on the gendarms better rock! The last part was very nice climbing.|
|Posted Jul 15, 2006 8:41 am|
|joe_akeem||Route Climbed: NE-Ridge from Mischabelhut |
Date Climbed: Sep 10, 2000
|Perfect conditions this time after a failed attempt the year before due to bad weather.|
|Posted Jul 1, 2006 10:55 am|
Date Climbed: Jun 22, 2006
|Normal route from Mischabel hut,in 3 1/2 hours.|
|Posted Jun 25, 2006 10:16 am|
|hansw||The NE Ridge from the Mischabel Hut |
Date Climbed: Aug 5, 1997
|Nadelhorn is one of the beautiful peaks in the Mischabel group (Mistgabel = Dung fork). From Saas-Fee it is a good 1500 meter to the Mischabel hut. Starting early we had a classic alpine ascent over the Hobalm glacier and futher from Windjoch to the summit along the long snow ridge, (August 5, 1997)|
|Posted Mar 10, 2006 10:05 pm|
|Bas Visscher||Route Climbed: normal Date Climbed: july 2005|
|The Nadelhorn is a nice mountain with a interesting normal way. 9.30 on the summit.|
|Posted Jan 24, 2006 12:35 pm|
|madmountaineer||Route Climbed: Normal Route Date Climbed: July 2005|
|What a fantastic mountain! My first 4,000m peak and gaining the hut from Saas Fee was a great day out in itself! We stuck to the ridge crest all the way because of the avalanche risk on the west side. And the windjoch didn't live up to its name suprisingly!|
|Posted Oct 4, 2005 7:32 am|
|roadmountain||Route Climbed: normal route Date Climbed: 9 august|
|It was a beautiful climb with hard winds. The day before on 8 august there where extreme hard winds.......(people in the north face on the lenzspitze had climbed it back on 8 august because the traverse was to dangerous with those winds). There where many people on their way to the summit. Also very slowly Italian...you couln't pass theme on the narrow rockrigde! After a long long walk we where back in Saas Fee!|
bbirth! that was on 9 august?? we saw you going to the summit! We talked the evening before? Is that correct. firstname.lastname@example.org I have pictures from you in the lenzspitze face!
|Posted Aug 23, 2005 9:51 am|
|bbirtle||Route Climbed: SE Ridge Date Climbed: Aug 8, 2005|
|Traverse from Lenspitze after completing the North Face climb. Very snowy conditions and LOTS of gendarmes to traverse. Fun!|
|Posted Aug 15, 2005 8:10 am|
|mulidivarese||Route Climbed: Normal Date Climbed: 23th July 2003 |
Date Climbed: Jul 20, 2003
|Nice climbing day.|
We reached the summit (Valerio and Daniele) in 2:45 min.
nice and elegant mountain.
The Mischabehutte is very confortable, but so far away.....
|Posted Jul 22, 2005 4:59 am|
|jdh99||Route Climbed: NE ridge Date Climbed: August 2004|
|Posted Jul 18, 2005 1:03 pm|