Climbing in and around Uttendorf/Weissee
High altitude or at dizzying heights!
Crystal Via Ferrata:
Technically difficult and extremely exhausting!
- Level of difficulty: E!
- Length: approx. 400m
- Elevation gain: approx. 150m
- Rope sections: approx. 20
Access route: Oststaumauer - Weissee - Gletscherlehrweg Sonnblickkees - suspension bridge via Gletscherbach brook - about 20 min
Descent: after Steinmaenner towards Gletscherlehrweg Sonnblickkees - Rudolfshuette
about 30 min
Features: solid rock, small steps, crossways, pillars and crossings
Duration: 1.5 - 3.5 hours according to condition and ability
Via Ferrata Kronzprinz Rudolf
in the area of Rudolfshuette, Weissee-south bank/Medelz
- Level of difficulty: A, B
- Length: approx. 350 m
- Elevation gain: approx. 150 m
Entry: walk along the marked way to Kalser Toerl (AV-Nr. 711)
Descent: follow the west direction to the trail Kalser Toerl and back again to your starting point or to Rudolfshuette
Characterisic: via ferrata for beginners, offering attractive passages
Needed time for via ferrata: approx. 1,5 hours (amble: max. 2,5 hours)
Mainly walking passages, some easy passages where you need to climb, short passages to pass by rope gutter
From a technically and conditionally perspective very easy!
However, depending on weather conditions!
Means of escape available, descent without any special equipment possible (back to the trail)!
Further informations: climbing in the Weissee Glacier World
Climbing garden (Hans-Gruber-Path) about 30min from Berghotel Rudolfshuette - well secured, ideal training area for kids and adults.
Levels of ability: III to upper VIII; suitable for all the family (tope-rope)
Climbing length: ca. 250 m
characteristic: compact climbing (central gneiss) on cracks, intersections, slabs or steep wall climbing
protection: most of the routs with pitons also "clean" possible
From the: Rudolfshuette - Weissee dam - Hans Gruber way to the Hochfuerlegg - approx. 45 min. south wall/ approx. 30 min. south east edge
Classic: Way of Joy 6
Bouldering hall glacier sun:
Approximately 200 m² climbing area, wall height in the lead area 6.00 m, wall height in the boulder area: 4.50 m, training area for adults & children, climbing shoe and equipment rental, wide range of courses, open daily from 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. (individual dates on request)
Tel. +43 664/13 13 666
Indoor climbing wall Rudolfshütte:
Approximately 300 m2 climbing area, climbing height approx. 14 m, difficulty level III to VIII, ideal training area for adults and children.
Tel. +43 6563/8221
Indoor climbing Gyms in the area:
- Enzingerboden/Uttendorf 11 routes 4b - 7b+
- Kitzsteinhorn/Kaprun 103 routes 3a - 7c+
- Oberbach - Obersulzbachtal/Neukirchen 23 routes 5a - 8b
- Falkensteinwand/Bruck 37 routes 2c - 7c+
- Fuerlegg Pfeiler Weissee Glacier World 16 routes V - VII
- Gr. Rettenstein/Neukirchen 14 routes III - VIII
- Felbertal/Mittersill 5 routes VII - VIII+
- Boulderpark Uttendorf
Rock climbing area´s:
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