Disclaimer

Hiking or climbing on routes in alpine terrain requires good physical health, meticulous preparation and technical skills in mountain sports. The routes presented here are undertaken at one’s own risk. If you want to safely practice mountain sports, taking training courses run by experts is highly recommended by the SAC. All the contents of the SAC Route Portal are put together with utmost diligence. However, the Swiss Alpine Club and the authors cannot guarantee that the information provided here is up-do-date, correct and complete. Therefore, the SAC and the authors cannot be held liable for possible errors.

Grünhornhütte SAC 2448 m

The very first cabin of the Swiss Alpine Club, erected in 1863, the year the club was founded. In the beginning the cabin was not much more than a “hut” without a roof; the mountaineers used to fix a canvas cover to the rafters and rolled it up again when they went on towards Tödi. Today the building is a «high alpine historic monument» and small museum. Information boards explain the historical background and it is forbidden to use it for accommodation.

Informations from the hut

erste Unterkunft des SAC, 1863 erbaut
Keine Unterkunftsmöglichkeit! Hütte abgeschlossen, Schlüssel auf Verlangen in Fridolinshütte

Additional informations Grünhornhütte SAC

Hut wardened
  • Jan: Closed
  • Feb: Closed
  • Mar: Closed
  • Apr: Closed
  • May: Closed
  • Jun: Closed
  • Jul: Closed
  • Aug: Closed
  • Sep: Closed
  • Oct: Closed
  • Nov: Closed
  • Dec: Closed
Shelter open
  • Jan: Closed
  • Feb: Closed
  • Mar: Closed
  • Apr: Closed
  • May: Closed
  • Jun: Closed
  • Jul: Closed
  • Aug: Closed
  • Sep: Closed
  • Oct: Closed
  • Nov: Closed
  • Dec: Closed

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