In the midst of mountain crystals
Located above the wild-romantic Froßnitztal valley and in the near of the Froßnitzkees (glacier) Pass very old alp villages and historical miners‘ houses along the Froßnitztal valley. Also an unforgetable route is via Innergschlöß and Löbbentörl to Badener Hütte.
Enjoy terrivic views, excellent home-made dishes and wine from Baden by Vienna! It is known as the highest „Heuriger“ in Austria as well.
Open: End of June till middle of September
Ascent: From Gruben via Froßnitztal valley along Katal-Alm, Mitteldorfer Alm and Gosser Alm 4 - 5 hrs, from Katal Alm along the miners‘ houses 5 - 6 hrs, via Innergschlöß and Löbbentörl 5 - 6 hrs, along Matreier Tauernhaus and Wildenkogel 7 hrs
Huts nearby: Bonn-Matreier Hütte along Galtenscharte 5 ½ hrs, Neue Prager Hütte via Löbbentörl 4 ½ hrs, Venedigerhaus Innergschlöß via Löbbentörl 3 hrs, Matreier Tauernhaus 4 hrs, Defreggerhaus via Froßnitztörl 5 hrs (only with a mountain-guide!)
Tours: Kristallwand 3329 m 3 hrs, Weißspitze 3300 m 3 ½ hrs, Hohe Achsel 3161 m 4 hrs, Innerer Knorrkogel 2884 m 2 hrs, Wildenkogel 3022 m 3 ½ hrs, Dabernitzkogel 2972 m 3 ½ hrs; Großvenediger 3674 m 5 ½ hrs