Mönchsjoch Hut

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Mönchsjoch Hut
Mönchsjochhütte (de)

Photo of the Mönchsjoch Hut
View on the Mönchsjoch Hut

Elevation 3,658 m12,001.312 ft
2.273 miles
Location Valais, Switzerland
Range Bernese Alps
Massif Jungfrau Group
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DMS Coor. 46°33´17.1"N, 8°0´20.4"E
Swiss Coor. 643500 / 156100
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Coordinates Information

Nearby Features
Bergli Hut, Eiger, Ewigschneefeld, Guggi Hut, Jungfrau Group, Jungfraufirn, Jungfraujoch, Mönch, Nördliches Eigerjoch, Obers Mönchsjoch, Rottalhorn, Südliches Eigerjoch, Trugberg, Unners Mönchsjoch, Walcherhorn
Alpinist's Info
Base(s) Grindelwald
Summit(s) Aletschhorn, Eiger, Gross Fiescherhorn, Gross Grünhorn, Hinter Fiescherhorn, Jungfrau, Louwihorn, Mönch, Rottalhorn, Trugberg, Walcherhorn
Topo. Map SLK 1249: Finsteraarhorn
Approach Difficulty Rating F F
Hut Info
Places 120
Guarded 15 Mar. - 15 Oct.
Catering Drinks and Food
Tel. 0041 (0)33 971 34 72 (hut)
0041 (0)33 853 44 52 (warden)
0041 (0)79 739 90 66 (warden)
E-mail info@moenchsjoch.ch
Website moenchsjoch.ch
Mönchsjoch Hut (Switzerland )
Mönchsjoch Hut
Mönchsjoch Hut


[edit] General information

The Mönchsjoch Hut (German: Mönchsjochhütte) (3,658 m12,001.312 ft
2.273 miles
) is a mountain hut located in the Bernese Alps in the canton of Valais in Switzerland. It is one of the highest huts owned by the Swiss Alpine Club.

The hut lies just above the Obers Mönchsjoch (3,627 m11,899.606 ft
2.254 miles
), between Mönch and Trugberg, on the upper Aletsch Glacier. It is used for the ascents of Jungfrau, Mönch and other peaks of the region.

The hut wardens are Christian Almer & Heidi König (Tel: 0041 (0)33 853 44 52 & 0041 (0)79 739 90 66).

[edit] Approach routes

The hut is easily accessible by pedestrians from the Jungfraujoch railway station during the summer season by a secured piste on the glacier (1 hour). However during winter season it remains accessible only to mountaineers. It can also be accessed from the Konkordia Hut on the south.

[edit] Accomodation

120 places, 20 in winter room. Food and hot drinks available.

Category CHF/night
Members & Non-members of all alpine clubs 28
UIAGM Guides (with valid ID) 7.5
Overnight accommodation, dinner & breakfast
Members & non-members of all Alpine clubs
Overnight accommodation, dinner & breakfast
UIAGM Guide(with valid ID)
Dinner only 20
Breakfast buffet only 12

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