Alpine Club Vienna: Hiking in Austria

Schneeberg on 01 July 2017

organized by Roger Starkie  contact organizer

Title :
Date :
Sat 01.07.2017
Type of event :
Hike, 1 day
Organized by :
Roger Starkie
Description :

Following Chris's fantastic presentation in the May meeting, I have been looking forward to doing the Schneeberg again.  So let's do it!

We will ascend via one of the interesting ascents (Herminensteig, Novembergrat, Nandlgrat or even the Weichtalklamm) and descend via another route. Final details will be sent to registered participants in the week before the hike.

Please note that it is a demanding hike physically, but also a head for heights is required.

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 :
K3, 7-10 hours / day; up and down
Duration in hours and
elevation gain :
8-9 hrs, up to 1500m of ascent and descent
Max. altitude in metres :
Equipment :
Sturdy hiking boots, normal alpine equipment. Sun cream/hat/glasses. Snacks and drinks.
Transport Details :

Transport details will be sent in the week before the hike. Please mention if you can offer transport. Train travel is also possible, maybe even preferable, depending on the chosen route.

Max participants :
Registration until :
Map :
BEV Schneeberg/Rax
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