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Gr Phyrgas/ Hallermauern on 31 July 2020

organized by Katharina Wallner  contact organizer

Title :
Gr Phyrgas/ Hallermauern
Date :
Fri 31.07.2020
Type of event :
Hike, 2 days
Organized by :
Katharina Wallner
Description :

2- day alpine hike (starting on Friday!) for confident and reasonably experienced alpine hikers who are used to challenging/ demanding hikes (some exposure, use of hands/ some  scrambling required, stretches of the path secured by ropes or chains in the upper regions of the Phyrgas).

On this occasion I will only be able to take people who I know from other hikes, i'm afraid.


Day 1 (Friday!) - leave Vienna by mid or later morning by train or car (both options are possible, the start and end point of the tour is Spital am Phyrn): hike up through Vogelsangklamm to Bosruckhuette (approx 2hrs), then 'Karleckrunde' to Rohrauerhaus (appr 3 hrs, stay overnight) .,karleckrunde/

Day 2: Gr. Phyrgas via Hofersteig, descent to Spital am Phyrn via Hoferalm (appr 7 hrs ).,von-der-bosruckhuette-auf-den-grossen-pyhrgas-2244-m/

The hike will only take place in good weather conditions.

Technical requirements :
T2, Rough areas, broken rocks and boulder fields are not a problem for me. I am sure-footed and free of dizziness
Physical requirements :
K3, 7-10 hours / day; up and down
Duration in hours and
elevation gain :
day 1: ca 800m, 5 hrs, day 2: ca 1000, 7 hrs
Max. altitude in metres :
Equipment :
sturdy hiking boots, bad weather gear, helmet, huettenschlafsack
Transport Details :

train and/ or car. Details will be emailed to all registered participants closer to the event.

Max participants :
Registration until :
Map :
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