The first ascent of the mountain was by Leslie Stephen and T. W. Hinchliff with guides Melchior Anderegg and Peter Perren on 9 August 1860, starting at Täsch and via the south-east ridge and the Alphubeljoch.
DON'T LOOK DOWN, LOOK UP ; You're Going Skiing. Head for Switzerland and You Can Take in of One of the World's Greatest Mountains Too, Says Stephen Goodwin
Dec 17, 2006; What are we seeking? A mountain landscape to stop you in your ski tracks and hold you there spellbound; a mountain of such...