Allalinhorn Climber's Log

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mklootwijk - Jul 27, 2020 5:01 am Date Climbed: Jul 17, 2019

My second 4000er via Hohlaubgrat  Sucess!

My second 4000er, started from the Brittaniahutte.
The 3 of us took the Hohlaubgrat route towards the summit.
Very nice route.

Wengen James

Wengen James - Jul 9, 2020 11:56 am Date Climbed: Jul 5, 2020

My first 4000m peak  Sucess!

Delighted to have finally joined the “4000m Club”. Great day with Saas Fee Guides. Can’t wait to conquer my next one!

Rafa Bartolome

Rafa Bartolome - Jul 26, 2018 11:09 am Date Climbed: Jul 17, 2018

Normal route for second time  Sucess!

I climbed with two friends. They enjoying of their firts visit to this nice summit


boriskrielen - Feb 5, 2018 6:49 am Date Climbed: Sep 6, 2010

Hohlaub ridge solo  Sucess!

Climbed the Hohlaub ridge from the Britannia hut solo. Descended the normal route.

Alberto Rampini

Alberto Rampini - May 29, 2016 9:45 am Date Climbed: Aug 8, 2004

Allalinhorn round course  Sucess!

Hohlaubgrat and descent on Normal route


ye2bnik - Mar 12, 2016 2:03 pm Date Climbed: Nov 8, 2015

Solo in Nov.  Sucess!

Climbed solo in Nov 2015 from Längflue. I was the only one climbing this day. I have found open door to the hut, so could spend the night there, despite it is normally closed after the season.
Lot of snow, start 6am, in total 7 hours up from Längflue and down to Saas Fee.


JanG - Jul 21, 2015 8:19 pm Date Climbed: Jul 13, 2015

Hohlaubgrat  Sucess!

Very pleasant short day climb, in the company of my son Christoph and Pierrot, a local guide. We got off the first AM Metroalpin train which stopped at the "hole" station (at ~3200 m, to avoid an overnight stay at the Britannia hut). A quick descent to the glacier and then we followed the standard Hohlaubgrat climb to the summit. For the descent we used the normal route to the Mittelallalin Metroalpin station.

We had very soft snow conditions because of the prevalent heat wave in the area. We encountered countless crevasses during the ascent and even on the "easy"descent route!


fubar7500 - Jul 11, 2015 11:00 am Date Climbed: Jul 6, 2015

Hohlaubgrat   Sucess!

very nice route climbed from Britanniahutte via Hohlaubgrat, descent in very hot conditions (even in the morning) down to Felskinn.


rgg - Sep 20, 2014 12:54 pm Date Climbed: Sep 6, 2014

Traverse  Sucess!

Ascent by the normal route from Mittelallalin, descent by the Hohlaubgrat to the Brittaniahütte, with Mark and his son Keith.


markhallam - Sep 14, 2014 2:52 am Date Climbed: Sep 7, 2014

Traversed  Sucess!

2nd ascent of this peak for me following solo ascent via normal route almost exactly 5 years before. This time with my son Keith and rgg we ascended via normal route and descended Hohlaubgrat to Britania Hut. A really fine day out in excellent conditions.
Much more snow than 5 years before.


Charles - Sep 8, 2014 6:57 am Date Climbed: Sep 3, 2014

The shortest route  Sucess!

Quick and dirty - but fun though. Especially if the steeper nose is climbed.


Donno - Sep 6, 2014 9:40 pm Date Climbed: Aug 18, 2014

Hohlaubgrat  Sucess!

Up at 3:45am, Jammed up at Hillary Step, summited, descended to Mittel Allalin for soup, funicular down to lift, lunch at Hotel Dom (great espresso), bus to Saas Grund, lift to Kreuzboden and hike to Weissmies Hut.


alpinbeta - Sep 2, 2014 4:19 pm Date Climbed: Aug 12, 2011

Hohlaubgrat  Sucess!

From Britannia Hut


Blaze334 - Aug 5, 2014 4:37 pm Date Climbed: Sep 24, 2013

2nd log on Normal  Sucess!

Start: At 8:30 am - Mittelallalin-Feejoch-Allalinhorn.
On the top : 11:05 am. Very nice weather, I climbed with Sene.


DieterVH - May 6, 2014 3:12 pm Date Climbed: May 3, 2013

First 4000'er  Sucess!

I don't remember the exact date, but during the first days of May 2013, this was the first 4000'er my friend and I ever did. Nice experience!


Sene - Oct 30, 2013 2:22 pm Date Climbed: Sep 24, 2013

2nd Log  Sucess!

Normal, NW Ridge, Mittelallalin-Feejoch-Allalinhorn
Fantastic weather and great view.
I climbed with Blaze334, who taken this video shot:


Lodewijk - Aug 9, 2013 3:18 pm Date Climbed: Jul 17, 2013

2nd time  Sucess!

Our Original plan was to climb Alphubel over Feechopf from Mittelallalin. Unfortunately the weather was too bad, so we decided to go for a (fast) Allalin climb. No views at all but my two friends summitted for the first time, which was great.


chris.mueller - Jul 21, 2013 6:32 pm Date Climbed: Jul 20, 2013

Perfect day  Sucess!

Perfect day on esay ground with amazing weather.


JuhoK - Jul 15, 2013 1:45 pm Date Climbed: Jul 9, 2013

Hohlaubgrat, solo  Sucess!

Quick climb from the Britannia hytte. Rock step was delicate due to ice and fresh snow. Climbed down this beautiful ridge.


smrk - Mar 16, 2013 4:16 pm

Normal route

The easiest way how to reach first 4000er and get a bit of a aclimatization..

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