The Tracuit Mountain Hut sits on the Swiss Alpine Ridge at Tracuit, Ayer, Switzerland was designed to replace the existing climbers facility built in 1929. The Architects – savioz fabrizzi architectes 

Tracuit Mountain Hut

The tracuit mountain hut (altitude 3256 metres) belongs to the chaussy section of the swiss alpine club and is situated in the val d’anniviers, in the heart of the valaisan alps. Its superb position makes it the ideal starting-point for climbing the bishorn, the weisshorn, and the tête de milon.

Photograph by Thomas Jantscher and a full article on its design here in DeZeen Magazine

The hut provides 116 beds, (6 dorms with 12 places, 5 dorms with 4 places, 1 dorm with 24 places), refectory, professional kitchen.

Guarded – 30 Mar. – 1 May & 1 Jul. – 15 Sep.

Location – Valais Switzerland

Range – Pennine Alps

Massif – Weisshorn Group

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Tracuit Mountain Hut

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Tracuit Mountain Hut 46.130177, 7.679661 Tracuit Mountain HutCabane de Tracuit CAS, Ayer, Switzerland (Directions)

 

Guarded – 30 Mar. – 1 May & 1 Jul. – 15 Sep.

Location – Valais Switzerland

Range – Pennine Alps

Massif – Weisshorn Group

 

  • Tracuit Mountain Hut Located above Zinal in the canton of Valais.
  • Altitude: 3,256 metres (10,682 ft)
  • Telephone: +41 27 475 15 00 (hut) +41 792 016 909 (warden)
  • Email: cabane@tracuit.ch
  • Website: http://www.tracuit.ch/