National Geographic : 1911 Jul
O z 0 N THE MATTERHORN AS WE HAD IT-A MASS OF SNOW: AT ITS RIGHT THE DENT BLANCHE (SEE PAGE 661) Our ascent of the Matterhorn was from the Schwarzsee Hotel, at the end of the grassy slope, up the right ridge tothe summit, and down again. It took I92 hours, because of the snow, and 16/ were hard work. In a month I hadprogressed from the little Riffelhorn, seen over the men's heads as it rises above the Gornergletscher, to this. Photo by A. G. Wehrli.