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Alpenglow doing its biz, Oberreintal

Description 

Upper-Bavaria is home to some of the most classic routes in the Northern limestone alps. Pioneers such as Hermann Buhl cut their teeth on the Oberreintal towers. Ther Huber brothers also came to scene from this ribbon of peaks and spires. Pack a klettersteig and send most peaks in a day if you book it.

Getting There 

Go south until you hit a wall of white stone that stretches from Bregenz to Salzburg.

Climbing Season

For the Germany area.

Weather station 0.9 miles from here

7 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',5],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',2],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Alpine

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Alpine:
Höllental Standard   Easy 5th 1+ 3 I 5 M 1c     Alpine, Grade IV   Zugspitze
Alpspitze Klettersteig (ferrata) Standard route.   Easy 5th 1+ 3 I 5 M 1c     Alpine, 2000'   Alpspitze
Fahrradkante   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b PG13     Trad, Sport, Alpine, 9 pitches, 800'   Oberreintal
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Pleasure climbing at its best, this route has a little of everything. It's mostly slab (as the route's name implies), but the 10th and 11th pitches offer up more vertical and slightly overhanging climbing.The crux is on pitch 4 and climbs thin side-pulls to reach a juggy ledge. It can also be aided (and is therefore obviously well protected) or dynoed. The rest of the pitches typically range between UIAA 4 and 5 (5.5 - 5.8), though there are several easier pitches, including an unprotected walk ...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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