Mount Corvatsch, Samedan, Switzerland
Piz Corvatsch is a beautiful mountain in the Bernina Range of the Alps, overlooking Lake Sils and Lake Silvaplana. With an elevation of 3,451m, it is the highest point on the range separating the main Inn valley from the Val Roseg.
The Corvatsch cable car starts above the village of Surlej, east of Silvaplana and culminates at 3,298 m. From there, the summit of Piz Corvatsch can be reached by traversing Piz Murtèl. In winter and spring, the mountain is part of a ski area, which is amongst the highest in Switzerland and the Eastern Alps.
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