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Liskamm (Lyskamm) Located on the border between Switzerland and Italy, Liskamm sits in the Pennine Alps, but is sometimes considered to be less prominent than other Pennine peaks, and a part of the extended Monte Rosa subrange of mountains. But Liskamm itself is highly visible and a huge massif with two beaming summits: the Eastern …

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Monte Rosa (Dufourspitze)

Monte Rosa (Dufourspitze) Monte Rosa stands in the eastern part of the Pennine Alps in the Monte Rosa Alps. The Monte Rosa Alps are a mountain massif located between Valais, Switzerland and the Piedmont and Aosta Valley regions of Italy. Although “rosa” translates to “pink” in French and Italian, the mountain’s name actually comes from …

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