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Rax South side: Margaretensteig - Grasbodenalm-Altenbergersteig on 03 July 2021

organized by Katharina Wallner  contact organizer

Title :
Rax South side: Margaretensteig - Grasbodenalm-Altenbergersteig
Date :
Sat 03.07.2021
Type of event :
Hike, 1 day
Organized by :
Katharina Wallner
Description :

Alpine hike starting from Preiner Gscheid & the South side of the Rax. Margaretensteig is a short, easy Ferrata (A). The Altenbergersteig a scenic alpine route (not a ferrata) back to Preiner Gscheid. We'll take a tour via Th Körner hut & Grasbodenalm at the top before descending.


Technical requirements :
T3, I feel fine in difficult technical conditions and have mountain experience. I can manage to climb up and down without a rope on routes of climbing difficulty UIAA grade 1+
Physical requirements :
K2, 4-7 hours / day; up and down
Duration in hours and
elevation gain :
not really T3, rather T2-T3; depending on route 5 1/2 to 7 hrs
Max. altitude in metres :
Equipment :
hiking gear, sturdy, ankle-high boots, rain gear, water & food supplies
Transport Details :

Public transport hike but we can switch to cars if drivers and cars are available (please bear in mind that, if you are not a driver and have a car available, you should be equally happy to go by public transport if you register, thanks)  please indicate if you are a driver & happy to offer lifts to other participants (at shared cost, of course).

details will be emailed to participants prior to the hike; aporox. 7 hrs walking time

Max participants :
Registration until :
Map :
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