First (Grindelwald)

Infobox Mountain
Name = First
Photo =
Caption =
Elevation = convert|2166|m|ft|0|lk=on
Location = SUI
Range = Bernese Alps
Prominence=
latd= 46|latm=39 |lats=38 |latNS=N
longd=8 |longm=3 |longs=13 |longEW=E
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Coordinates = coor at dms|46|39|38|N|8|3|13|E|type:mountain_region:CH
First ascent =
Easiest route = Aerial tramway

First is a minor summit below the Schwarzhorn in the Bernese Alps in Switzerland. It is mostly known as a cable car station above Grindelwald and as a popular hiking area with the Bachalpsee in proximity. It is also the destination of the classic hike: Schynige Platte-Faulhorn-"First".

External links

* [http://www.jungfraubahn.ch/en/desktopdefault.aspx/tabid-10//179_read-778/ Cable car website]
* [http://www.jo-albis.ch/index.php?menu_id=7 List of mountains above 2000 m in Switzerland with coordinates]


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