Chaltwasserpass / Bocchetta d'Aurona

2770 m

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elevation: 2770 m

waypoint_type: pass

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  • Swisstopo - 42 - Oberwallis
  • Swisstopo - 274 - Visp
  • Swisstopo - 1289 - Brig

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A pass on the Swiss-Italian border, between Simplon Pass and Alpe Veglia, in the vicinity of Monte Leone, covered on the Italian half by the now retreating Aurona glacier. Passable in summer over cables, metal steps, and firn slopes. Watch for the local ibex and glacier fox.

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