Gornergletscher

The Gorner Glacier is a valley glacier found on the west side of the Monte Rosa massif close to in the , . It is about 12.4 km long and 1 to 1.5 km wide.

Landmarks in the Area

Mountain hut
The Monte Rosa Hut is a mountain hut located near on the Monte Rosa massif and above the Grenzgletscher sitting on a glacier-free rocky part called Untere Plattje at an altitude of 2,883 metres. is situated 1¼ km south of Gornergletscher. Photo: Hwking, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Summit
The Rote Nase is a mountain of the Swiss , located east of the in Valais. is situated 2½ km north of Gornergletscher. Photo: SteGrifo27, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Summit
The Stockhorn is a mountain of the Swiss , located to the southeast of the town of . is situated 2½ km northeast of Gornergletscher. Photo: Zacharie Grossen, Public domain.

Summit
The Hohtälli is a mountain of the Swiss , located southeast of in the canton of Valais. is situated 3 km northwest of Gornergletscher. Photo: StFr, CC0.

Localities in the Area

Locality
is situated 7 km northwest of Gornergletscher. Photo: Thisisbossi, CC BY-SA 2.5.

Hamlet
Zum See is a hamlet in the canton of Valais. It is located above at a height of 1,766 metres, between the rivers Zmuttbach and Gornera, at the foot the . is situated 8 km northwest of Gornergletscher.

Town
Zermatt is a municipality in the district of Visp in the German-speaking section of the canton of Valais in . is situated 8 km northwest of Gornergletscher. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Hamlet
Zmutt is a small village in the municipality of , Valais, , situated at 1936 m in the Zmutt Valley west of Zermatt. is situated 9 km northwest of Gornergletscher. Photo: DrTW, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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