Peak Collection Rothorn
The Peak Collection is a permanent art exhibition at the summit of the Rothorn. It shows the creative reponse of the Zermatt mountain guides to their iconic peak.
- Type Theme trail
- Difficulty easy
- Duration 0,30 h
- Distance 0,5 km
- Ascent 28 m
- Descent 28 m
- Lowest point 3072 m
- Highest point 3091 m
Around the Rothorn, in a 100-metre circle around the Restaurant Rothorn
- Good footwear
- Hiking poles (optional)
- Clothing suitable for the weather (always carry a waterproof)
A special experience is combining the excursion with a sunrise ride.
Additional information and recommendations are available from the guest information centre on Bahnhofplatz (by the railway station).
- Plan every mountain tour carefully and adapt to participants’ fitness level as well as the weather and season.
- Weather conditions can change quickly in the mountains. Appropriate clothing is therefore essential, along with adequate supplies of food and water. In uncertain weather, turn back in good time.
- Inform others of planned route, and whenever possible avoid going alone.
- Do not leave the marked routes; do not venture onto glaciers without a mountain guide.
- Please be considerate to other walkers and to plants and animals.
- Take note of the warning signs drawing attention to the constant danger in river beds and along watercourses below dams and reservoirs.