With its tall x-heights and cap heights, Matterhorn mimics the mountain range in its style. Matterhorn is beautiful while still retaining its functionality in a readable typeface for would be hikers along the lower trails and paths of Matterhorn Mountain and the surrounding area. Matterhorn is based on Futura, which is a geometric typeface. While Matterhorn is a humanist typeface, it still carries many geometric qualities. Matterhorn is meant to allow for the reader to read and not be distracted but still be beautiful.