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Grosser Piz Buin / Piz Buin Grond 3312 m Please select a discipline

Piz Buin Grond, in German the Grosse Piz Buin, is one of the most beautiful mountains of the Silvretta area. Also visited frequently in winter. Large summit cross. The Buin Grond is surpassed in the Silvretta area only by Piz Linard and Piz Fenga in terms of height. It is however the highest point of Vorarlberg and, especially from the north thanks to easy access from the Bielerhöhe is very often climbed. From the west also easy, while all other approaches are difficult, or very difficult.

Huts in the Region