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Children's Via ferrata Kala

· 2 reviews · Via Ferrata · Schladming-Dachstein
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  • Felswand am Kala Jugendklettersteig
    Felswand am Kala Jugendklettersteig
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The climbing path was set up especially for youngsters but adults will also find it demanding. You can easily bypass the most difficult passages. 

moderate
Distance 2.3 km
1:45 h
199 m
200 m
1,230 m
1,032 m

Ramsau Kids' Club offers guided tours on Thursdays in summer for children (9 years +). Registration at the Tourist Information Centre. 

Author’s recommendation

Courses for children and teenagers as well as experienced via ferrata climbers are offered by the mountain guide office Ramsau am Dachstein

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Tourismusverband Schladming-Dachstein
Update: August 12, 2022
Difficulty
B/C moderate
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
1,230 m
Lowest point
1,032 m
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Cardinal direction
NESW
Access
0:10 h
Climbing length
200 m, 1:00 h
Descent
0:30 h

Track types

Asphalt 5.19%Forested/wild trail 9.59%Path 56.60%Via ferrata 18.96%Unknown 9.62%
Asphalt
0.1 km
Forested/wild trail
0.2 km
Path
1.3 km
Via ferrata
0.4 km
Unknown
0.2 km
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Rest stops

Sattelberghütte

Safety information

Caution: The ziplines on these Via Ferrata routes can only be used with an experienced guide and a brake cable (“breaker”). Without the breaker, riders will crash into the trees at high speed, which could be fatal.

Tips and hints

Latest Informationen at www.bergfuehrer-dachstein.at or phone +43 664 522 0080.

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Start

Old mill in Ramsau Rössing (1,033 m)
Coordinates:
DD
47.424044, 13.700477
DMS
47°25'26.6"N 13°42'01.7"E
UTM
33T 401988 5253106
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Destination

Old mill in Ramsau Rössing

Turn-by-turn directions

Access to Kala & Kalo: from the car park 'Zur Alten Getreidemühle' take a left and hike up the scree slope to the starting point.

Descent: walk along the Nature Theme Trail, pass by the 'Pension Concordia', walk down to the Ramsaubach (brook) and follow the Hofrat-Gruber path back to the car park.

Note


all notes on protected areas

Public transport

The starting point can be reached by hiking bus (in operation from 25.6.2022). From the bus stop "Rausch" short walk to the starting point Alte Mühle (old mill) parking lot.

Schedule of the Ramsauer Verkehrsbetriebe

Bus schedules

Getting there

Arriving from the west:

From the west you can take the Munich-Salzburg motorway, continuing on the Tauern motorway (A 10) until the Ennstal junction. From here take the Ennstal A-road (the B 320) for around 30 km into the Schladming-Dachstein region, then take the Ramsau am Dachstein turn-off. Continue to the Ramsau plateau and about 1 km after Ramsau Kulm turn right to Rössing and continue to the Alte Mühle parking lot.

Arriving from the north and east:

From the south-east take the Pyhrnautobahn motorway (A 9) to the Liezen junction and then the Ennstal A-road (B 320) into the Schladming-Dachstein region. Then take the Ramsau am Dachstein turn-off. Continue to the Ramsau plateau and about 1 km after Ramsau Kulm turn right to Rössing and continue to the Alte Mühle parking lot.

Parking

Parking lot at the old mill

Coordinates

DD
47.424044, 13.700477
DMS
47°25'26.6"N 13°42'01.7"E
UTM
33T 401988 5253106
w3w 
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Book recommendation by the author

Author’s map recommendations

  • Sommerfreizeitkarte WEST - available in all information offices of the TV Schladming-Dachstein
  • Alpenvereinskarte Nr. 14 - Dachsteingebirge
  • KOMPASS Karte 031 Der Dachstein, Ramsau, Filzmoos - available in Information office Ramsau am Dachstein

Equipment

Via Ferrata Equipment


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Petr Vaclavek
September 24, 2016 · Community
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Frank Kraft 
August 26, 2015 · Community
Mit diesem Klettersteig haben wir die Kletterwoche nach einem Aufwärmen in der Kletterhalle letzten Montag locker eröffnet.
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When did you do this route? August 17, 2015
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June 27, 2014 · Community
When did you do this route? June 27, 2014
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Difficulty
B/C moderate
Distance
2.3 km
Duration
1:45 h
Ascent
199 m
Descent
200 m
Highest point
1,230 m
Lowest point
1,032 m
Circular route Family-friendly

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