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|French: Pointe Dufour, Italian: Punta Dufour|
The Monte Rosa massif with the Dufourspitze.
|Elevation||4,634 m (15,203 ft)|
|Prominence||2,165 m (7,103 ft) ↓ Great St Bernard Pass|
Ranked 7th in the Alps
|Isolation||78.3 km (48.7 mi) → M Blanc de Courmayeur|
|Listing||Country high point|
Canton high point
Seven Second Summits
|Native name||Dufourspitze, Höchste Spitze, Gornerhorn (German)|
|English translation||Peak Dufour, Highest Peak, Large Horn|
|Parent range||Pennine Alps|
|First ascent||1 August 1855 by Matthäus and Johannes Zumtaugwald, Ulrich Lauener, Christopher and James Smyth, Charles Hudson, John Birkbeck and Edward Stephenson.|
|Easiest route||rock/snow/ice climb|
With a height of 4634 metres, it is the highest mountain peak in Switzerland and also the second-highest peak in the Alps in and Western Europe after Mont Blanc. The mountain is on the border between Switzerland and Italy.