Piz Lunghin

Lunghin Pass
Piz Lunghin (2,780 m) is a mountain in the Swiss canton of Graubünden, located in the Albula range, overlooking the Maloja Pass.wikipedia
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Lunghin Pass

It can be considered as the "roof of Europe" as the pass is nearby the triple watershed of the Lunghin pass. The notable triple watershed is in fact located 600 metres from the summit itself, at the Lunghin Pass, at 2645 m (46.41353°N, 9.66367°W).
Lunghin Pass is a mountain pass (2645 m) and a triple watershed near Piz Lunghin in the Swiss canton of Graubünden.

Lägh dal Lunghin

Finally the Inn originates from Lägh dal Lunghin below the peak, east to the pass.
Lägh dal Lunghin (German: Lunghinsee) is a lake at an elevation of 2484 m, below the peak of Piz Lunghin, in the Graubünden, Switzerland.

Triple divide

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The notable triple watershed is in fact located 600 metres from the summit itself, at the Lunghin Pass, at 2645 m (46.41353°N, 9.66367°W).

Danube

Danube RiverRiver DanubeDanubian
The Inn is a tributary of the Danube.
Since the Rhine is the only river rising in the Alps mountains which flows north towards the North Sea, an invisible line beginning at Piz Lunghin divides large parts of southern Germany, which is sometimes referred to as the European Watershed.

Rhine

Rhine RiverRiver RhineRhine Valley
The north-west side gives birth to a river ending in the Gelgia, a tributary of the Albula, itself a tributary of the Rhine. Witenwasserenstock a Swiss mountain triple watershed of Rhine, Po and Rhône.

Po (river)

PoPo RiverRiver Po
From the south-west side the water flows towards the Mera in Val Bregaglia, a tributary of the Po. Witenwasserenstock a Swiss mountain triple watershed of Rhine, Po and Rhône.

Witenwasserenstock

Witenwasserenstock a Swiss mountain triple watershed of Rhine, Po and Rhône.
* Piz Lunghin a Swiss mountain triple watershed of Danube, Po and Rhine.

Albula Alps

Albula RangeAlbula
Piz Lunghin (2,780 m) is a mountain in the Swiss canton of Graubünden, located in the Albula range, overlooking the Maloja Pass.

Canton of Grisons

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Piz Lunghin (2,780 m) is a mountain in the Swiss canton of Graubünden, located in the Albula range, overlooking the Maloja Pass.

Maloja Pass

MalojaMalojapassPasso del Maloja
Piz Lunghin (2,780 m) is a mountain in the Swiss canton of Graubünden, located in the Albula range, overlooking the Maloja Pass.

Mediterranean Sea

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Water running off the mountain can head towards the Mediterranean or Black Sea.

Black Sea

BlackEuxinePontus Euxinus
Water running off the mountain can head towards the Mediterranean or Black Sea.

Engadin

Upper EngadineOberengadinEngadine valley
Piz Lunghin lies at the upper end of the Engadine (east) and the Bregaglia (west) valleys.

Val Bregaglia

BergellBregagliaBergel
Piz Lunghin lies at the upper end of the Engadine (east) and the Bregaglia (west) valleys.

Parc Ela

Ela Nature Park
The north side of the mountain lies in the protected area Parc Ela.

Gelgia (river)

GelgiaJulia (river)Sursés
The north-west side gives birth to a river ending in the Gelgia, a tributary of the Albula, itself a tributary of the Rhine.

Albula (river)

AlbulaAlbula ValleyAlbula/Alvra
The north-west side gives birth to a river ending in the Gelgia, a tributary of the Albula, itself a tributary of the Rhine.

Mera (river, Switzerland)

MeraMairaMera River
From the south-west side the water flows towards the Mera in Val Bregaglia, a tributary of the Po.

North Sea

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Bivio

Stalla (Bivio)
The pass connects Bivio on the north (via the Septimer Pass) to Maloja in the Engadine on the east.

Septimer Pass

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The pass connects Bivio on the north (via the Septimer Pass) to Maloja in the Engadine on the east.

Giovanni Segantini

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A signposted multiday trekking route passes the pass as well, called Senda Segantini after the painter Giovanni Segantini that worked on his most famous works in those areas.

Rhône

RhoneRhone ValleyRhône River
Witenwasserenstock a Swiss mountain triple watershed of Rhine, Po and Rhône.

Swisstopo

Swiss Federal Office of TopographyFederal Topographic BureauBundesamt für Landestopografie