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Zermatt, Switzerland
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Great Hike

Took the lift system from Zermatt to Blauherd, and hiked from there. Go left from Blauherd to avoid... read more

Reviewed July 23, 2015
Funkstille75
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Pleasant Climb

A very pleasant climb easily accessed by the Zermatt lift system. Excellent views on a clear day... read more

Reviewed August 18, 2014
SteveT666
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Kendal, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Jul 23, 2015
“Great Hike”
Aug 18, 2014
“Pleasant Climb”
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Zermatt, Switzerland
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Reviewed July 23, 2015

Took the lift system from Zermatt to Blauherd, and hiked from there. Go left from Blauherd to avoid hiking under the ski-lift infrastructure. Couple of hours to unter Rothorn, then another hour or so to the Rothorn summit. Sadly in cloud on this visit. Easy...More

1  Thank Funkstille75
Reviewed August 18, 2014

A very pleasant climb easily accessed by the Zermatt lift system. Excellent views on a clear day. Interesting touch is the placement of Art work as you progress up the peak.

1  Thank SteveT666
Reviewed July 10, 2014

Even though the Touristic Office said that the trail is still closed due to snow, I ventured on it anyway, being that it was July. The climb, even though is short is not that easy so think twice before you drag somebody not fit or...More

2  Thank botmi
Reviewed November 18, 2013

Today is the last day of validity of our Zermatt Peak Cards so early in the morning we issue Täsch on Rothorn. At the train station we met a group of Japanese tourists who are returning from watching the sunrise on the Matterhorn. It is...More

5  Thank Antonín M
Reviewed August 10, 2013

The landscape is a bit marred by the skiing infrastructure that you have to walk through on the way, but once above that the path to the summit is good, and the views from the very top very rewarding. There is uplift options available to...More

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