Whoever discovers a Wallcreeper fluttering and climbing up a cliff is delighted by its beauty. When jerkily spreading its broad crimson wings it resembles a butterfly. This rock dweller is even more fascinating since it inhabits places that are hard to reach and is more familiar to rock climbers than most ornithologists.
Population size in Switzerland (Pairs):
Red List CH Least Concern
Migration behaviour: resident to short-distance migrant