Alpine Sports Climbing Area - Hochissplatte - Austria

Maurach  am  Achensee Tirol

Great opportunities for face climbing of up to 4 rope lengths.

You can see the Issplatten climbing area to the south of Hochiss from Erfurter Hütte, direction Gschöllkopf.

Rock quality: ideal surface with water channels
Route length: up to 4 rope lengths
Difficulty: (French rating)
until and including 5b: 3 routes
until and including 6b: 5 routes
Facing: South
Altitude: approx. 2,150 m
Safety: Niro pitons, adhesive hooks
Suited to children: No

How to get there:

From Erfurter Hütte follow the trail to Hochiss over Gamshals until just below the summit trail. Turn south-west and cross the steep inclination (careful when wet) until you reach a large grassy hillside. Descend until you reach the Hochiss.

Please note: All the climbing routes in Rofan are privately owned and are located in a sensitive, protected area. We ask all climbers to stay on the trails and to not litter the area.

Informationsbüro Maurach
Achenseestraße 5
6212 Maurach am Achensee, Austria

Tel.: +43(5243)53550
Tel.: +43(5243)5292
Fax: +43(5243)5355 25


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