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Blinnenhorn

The Blinnenhorn or Corno Cieco is a mountain in the Lepontine Alps, located on the border between Italy and Switzerland. On the north-east side lies the Gries Glacier.

Blomberg (Bavarian Prealps)

The Blomberg is a mountain, 1.248 m high, in Bavaria, Germany and is the local mountain of Bad Tolz and a popular destination both with locals and visitors to the region. It is accessible on a short footpath which is steep in places or with the a ...

Bluemlisalp

The Bluemlisalp is a massif of the Bernese Alps, in the territory of the municipalities of Kandersteg and Reichenbach im Kandertal. Its main peaks: Bluemlisalphorn 3.661 m. Wyssi Frau 3.648 m 46°29′35″N 7°47′0″E. Morgenhorn 3.623 m 46°29′46″N 7°4 ...

Boc

Boc, also called the Triglav of Slovene Styria, is a 978-metre-high mountain in eastern Slovenia. It belongs to the municipalities of Poljcane and Rogaska Slatina. Boc, which is among the southernmost extensions of the Karawanks mountain range, i ...

Bockkarkopf

The Bockkarkopf is a mountain, 2.609 m high, and part of the main ridge of the Allgau Alps. It is the ninth highest peak in the Allgau Alps and is located between the Wilder Mann to the southwest and the Hochfrottspitze to the northeast. The busy ...

Bodenschneid

The Bodenschneid rises between the lakes of Tegernsee, Schliersee and Spitzingsee and lies in the southern part of the district of Miesbach right on the boundary between the parishes of Kreuth to the west and Schliersee to the east. In Bodenschne ...

Piz Boe

Piz Boe is the highest mountain of the Sella Group, a mountain-range in the Dolomites, Italy. It has an elevation of 3.152 metres. Located in the heart of the Dolomites, the mountains there are beautiful top of the pyramid. Its popularity has inc ...

Monte Boglia

Monte Boglia is a mountain whose peak is along the border of Ticino, Switzerland and Lombardy, Italy. It reaches an elevation of 1.516 metres and overlooks Lake Lugano on its southern side.

Bolsterlanger Horn

The Bolsterlanger Horn is a grass mountain in the Allgau Alps in Bavaria. Because its 1.586-metre-high summit rises above Bolsterlang, it is the local mountain of this village. The Bolsterlanger Horn is part of the Horner group and its southernmo ...

Pizzo Bombogn

Pizzo Bombogn is a mountain of the Swiss Lepontine Alps, located between Bosco/Gurin and Campo in the canton of Ticino. It lies on the chain east of Pizzo Quadro.

Cima della Bondasca

The Cima della Bondasca or Pizzo del Ferro centrale is a mountain in the Bregaglia Range, located on the border between Italy and Switzerland. Its summit is the triple watershed between Valle del Ferro, Val Bondasca and Val dAlbigna. In CIMA dell ...

Monte Bondone

Monte Bondone is a mountain of Trentino, northern Italy, located west of the provincial capital of Trento. It has an elevation of 2.180 metres. It is highest mountain of the Garda Prealps and with a prominence of 1.685 metres it qualifies as an U ...

Cime de la Bonette

Cime de la Bonette is a mountain in the French Alps, near the border with Italy. It is situated within the Mercantour National Park on the border of the departments of Alpes-Maritimes and Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, between the Ubaye Valley and the ...

Mont Bonvin

Mont Bonvin is a mountain of the Bernese Alps, overlooking Crans-Montana in the Swiss canton of Valais. The border with the canton of Bern runs one kilometre north of the summit. Mont Bonvin is located close to the glacier Plaine morte, which you ...

Bortelhorn

The Bortelhorn is a mountain of the Lepontine Alps on the Swiss-Italian border. On its west side it overlooks the Gantertal.

Boshorn

The Boshorn is a mountain of the Swiss Pennine Alps, overlooking Simplon in the canton of Valais. The mountain lies between the upper Nanztal and the Val Divedro.

Bouquetins

The Dents de Bouquetins or just the Bouquetins are a multi-summited mountain of the Alps between Switzerland and Italy. They form a ridge composed of several summits above 3.600 metres, of which the highest is 3.838 metres. The Bouquetins are the ...

Piz Boval

Piz Boval is a mountain of the Bernina Range, located north of Piz Bernina in the Swiss canton of Graubunden. It lies on the ridge that separate the Val Roseg from the valley of the Morteratsch Glacier.

Brandhorn (Steinernes Meer)

The Brandhorn is a mountain, 2.610 m, in the Berchtesgaden Alps in the Austrian state of Salzburg. It lies in the southeast of the Steinernes Meer, at the crossing to the Hochkonig. After the Selbhorn and Schonfeldspitze the Brandhorn is the thir ...

Brandlammhorn

The Brandlammhorn is a mountain of the Bernese Alps, overlooking the Unteraar Glacier and Lake Grimsel in the canton of Bern. It lies on the range east of the Bachlistock, which separates the Bachlital from the Unteraar valley.

Bratschenkopfe

The Bratschenkopfe, consisting of the GroSer Bratschenkopf) and Kleiner Bratschenkopf), are two peaks in the Hochkonig massif in the Berchtesgaden Alps. The lie in the district of St. Johann im Pongau in the Austrian state of Salzburg. In Bratsch ...

La Braye (Chablais Alps)

La Braye is a mountain of the Chablais Alps, located west of Torgon in the canton of Valais. It is the easternmost summit on the chain descending from Le Linleu.

Monte Bre

Monte Bre is a small mountain east of Lugano on the flank of Monte Boglia with a view of the bay of Lugano and the Pennine Alps and the Bernese Alps. It is considered one of the sunniest points in Switzerland. Since 1912 in Monte brè funicular ha ...

Brec de Chambeyron

Brec de Chambeyron is a mountain of the Cottian Alps on the border between France and Italy. It is the second highest summit of the Chambeyron Massif, after Aiguille de Chambeyron and its sharp, rocky peak dominates the Upper Ubaye Valley. The wo ...

Brecherspitz

The Brecherspitz is a mountain in Bavaria, Germany. It is about 18 minutes from nearby towns of Fischbachau and Schliersee. From the top, you can see views of small lake Spitzingsee, Miesbach District, and Austrian Border.

Brechhorn

The Brechhorn is a 2.032 m above sea level high mountain in the Kitzbuhel Alps in Austria. It lies between the valleys of the Aschauer Ache and the Windau.

Monte Bregagno

According to the SOIUSA International Standardized Mountain Subdivision of the Alps the mountain can be classified in the following way: Main part = Western Alps. Section = Lugano Prealps. Code = I / B-11.I-A.1. Supergroup = Catena Gino-Camoghe-F ...

Breithorn

The Breithorn is a mountain range of the Pennine Alps with its highest peak of the same name), located on the border between Switzerland and Italy. It lies on the main chain of the Alps, approximately halfway between the Matterhorn and Monte Rosa ...

Breithorn (Grengiols)

The Breithorn is a mountain of the Swiss Lepontine Alps in the Valais. It is part of the municipality Grengiols and overlooks the lower Goms on the north side and the Saflischtal on the south side, east of the Battlihorn.

Breithorn (Lauterbrunnen)

The Breithorn, is a mountain of the Bernese Alps, located on the border between the Swiss cantons of Bern and Valais. It is part of the border between Lauterbrunnental and the Lotschental. It lies approximately halfway between the Tschingelhorn a ...

Breithorn (Blatten)

The Breithorn is a mountain of the Bernese Alps, located east of Blatten in the canton of Valais. It lies between the Bietschhorn and the Schinhorn, on the range separating the Lotschental from the main Rhone valley. Its summit is the tripoint be ...

Breithorn (Simplon)

Breithorn is one of several peaks that can be climbed directly from the Simplon Pass. The other peaks are Wasenhorn, Hubschhorn, and Monte Leone. The route starts form the Simplon Hospiz and you will need glacier equipment for this mountain, cram ...

Breithorn (Steinernes Meer)

The Breithorn stands 1300 m above Saalfelden, with neighbors Persailhorn and Mitterhorn to the West. To the North the plateau of the Steinernes Meer follows. A quick route to the top from Riemannhaus Riemann hut in about 1.5 hours.

Breithornzwillinge

The Breithorn Twins are twin peaks of the Breithorn range of the Pennine Alps, located on the border between Switzerland and Italy, between the canton of Valais and the region of Aosta Valley. It is located east of the Theodul Pass. Twin Peaks is ...

Breitlauihorn

The Breitlauihorn is a mountain of the Bernese Alps, located east of Blatten in the canton of Valais. It lies west of the Breithorn, on the range between the Lotschental and the Baltschiedertal.

Monte Brentoni

Monte Brentonti is a mountain of the Carnic Alps in the Belluno in Veneto, north-eastern Italy. It is the second highest peak of the Southern Carnics after Monte Terza Grande, and like its higher neighbour, is a Dolomitic mountain, being separate ...

Bretterspitze

The Bretterspitze is a 2.608-metre-high summit in the Austrian state of Tyrol. It is part of the Hornbach chain in the Allgau Alps. Its neighbouring peaks in the Hornbach chain are the Gliegerkarspitze to the west and the Urbeleskarspitze to the ...

La Breya

La Breya is a mountain of the Mont Blanc massif, overlooking Champex in the canton of Valais. It is accessible by chair lift from Champex, the upper station being located at Grands Plans. From there a trail leads to its summit.

Cima di Bri

Cima di Bri is a mountain in the Lepontine Alps, located in the Swiss canton of Ticino. It is situated between Lavertezzo and Biasca, on the range that separates the valleys of Verzasca and Leventina. With an altitude of 2.520 metres, it is the h ...

Bric Ghinivert

The mountain is the highest elevation of the water divide between Val Troncea West and Valle Germanasca East. Following northwards the ridge Colle del Beth Pass, 2783 m a.s.l. divides Bric Ghinivert from Bric di Mezzogiorno 2.986 m a.s.l., while ...

Brigelser Horner

The Brigelser Horner is a mountain massif in the Glarus Alps, and a range overlooking Breil/Brigels and Trun in canton of Graubunden. To its northern side above Val Frisal lies a nameless firn field. They are connected to the north by the saddle ...

Brisi

The Brisi is a mountain of the Churfirsten group, located in the Appenzell Alps. It overlooks Lake Walenstadt in the canton of St. Gallen. The summit is easily accessible by trail but via the north side in Toggenburg only.

Bristen

The Bristen is a mountain in the Glarus Alps, overlooking the valley of the Reuss and located to the south of Amsteg in the canton of Uri, Switzerland. The mountain is located about four kilometres north of Piz Giuv and the border with Graubunden ...

Cima di Broglio

The Cima di Broglio is a mountain of the Swiss Lepontine Alps, located east of Cevio in the canton of Ticino. It lies south of Monte Zucchero, on the range between the Valle Maggia and the Valle Verzasca.

Mont Brouillard

Though in French this name means "mountain of mist", this toponym comes from Valdotain Francoprovençal patois. According to Aostan botanist and scientist Joseph-Marie Henry, the word Broillà means "made of breuils ", Breuil meaning alpine marshy ...

Mont Brule

Mont Brule is a mountain of the Pennine Alps, located on the Swiss-Italian border, east of the Col Collon. On its northern side it overlooks the upper Arolla Glacier.

Brunberg

The Brunberg is a mountain of the Bernese Alps, overlooking the Grimselsee in the canton of Bern. It is composed of several summits, of which the highest has an elevation of 2.982 metres above sea level.

Brunecker Turm

The Brunecker Turm is a mountain belonging to the Sella group in the Dolomites in South Tyrol, Italy.

Brunegghorn

The Brunegghorn is a mountain of the Pennine Alps, overlooking the Mattertal in the canton of Valais. It is part of the Weisshorn group. On the west side of the mountain flows the Brunegg Glacier.

Pizzo di Brunesc

Pizzo di Brunesc is a mountain of the Lepontine Alps, overlooking Cavergno, in the canton of Ticino. It lies at the southern end of the chain between the Val Bavona and Valle di Peccia.

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