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From Hinterrhein Chilchalphorn 3039 m

  • Difficulty
    PD
  • Ascent
    4 h, 1420 m
  • Descent
    1420 m
  • Exposure
    NE, E, S

From the summit there is a splendid view to the Zapport area. The terrain makes for a perfect descent. You often have the choice between spring and powder snow.

Route description

Hinterrhein – Chilchalphorn

From Hinterrhein (1620 m) ascend northward on gentle slopes to reach Chilchalp (2086 m) via Nügädemli. Ascend the ridge north of the chalets and then turn westward to follow a small valley until the foot of the summit structure south of P. 2738. Making an arc to the right on the north-east slope, you reach the summit.

Descent

On the ascent

Additional information

Departure and arrival point

Hinterrhein, Dorf (1620 m)

Parkplätze am Ortseingang oder am Nordportal des San Bernardinotunnels benutzen.

Remarks

Please use the parking lots at the edge of the village or at the north portal of the San Bernardino tunnel.

Route number

319

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