ice climbing

Starting point: Parking lot Glocknerwinkel, 1,920 m.
Approach: From the parking lot the falls are already well visible up to the right. From the top right end of the parking lot, up the slope to the entry point.
Descent: Rappel over the icefall.
Ice buildup: Forms every year, at low temperatures.
Hazards: The icefalls are located in an avalanche catchment area.
Material: Ice gear.
First ascent by: Unknown.
Special features: Very beautiful icefalls which can be well combined together. In the middle of winter when temperatures are suitable in the afternoon sun, climbing here can be very pleasant.

Difficulty: WI 4- - WI 5+
Duration for ascent: 30 minutes

Detailed descriptions and topographies may also be found in the book ‘Eiskletterführer Osttirol und Oberkärnten’, ISBN 978-3-902656-21-6. (Only available in German)

contact details
Iceguides Osttirol
Mühlgasse 15
9900 Lienz


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