Portfolio Category: Großglockner @en

Glockner Face

The crossing of Glockner Face is a very long and challenging attempt, which requires good conditions and stable weather! Steep and exposed rock climbing and ice passages are demanding routine in high alpine climbing. Including the summit of Grossglockner over the north west ridge this tour is a very impressive ridgecrossing, definitely one of the...
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Meletzki Ridge

The ridges and ice couloires on Grossglockner are one of the best in the Eastern Alps. To do these routes good physical and mental qualities, footsure climbing and having a good head for heights is obligatory. Good planing of the tour and fast and safe belaying is necessary, skills which our mountain guides are well trained...
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Bishop Salm Route – Way Of First Ascent

After the first ascent of Grossglockner in 1800 this route became the standard way to climb the summit. It lead from Heiligenblut through the Leiter valley. Nowadays this route is a real insiders tip! It is not that high frequented than the normal route from Kals and its fantastic landscape is a real pleasure to...
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Mayerl Ramp

The Mayerl Ramp with difficulty WI4 70° is one of the steepest ice climbs on Grossglockner. Starting from Glockner Bivvy through the Facilides Couloir the ramp ends below Glockner Horn. From there on an exposed rock climb UIAA diff. IV over the North West Ridge leads to the summit. The descent is done over the normal...
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