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VIA FERRATA MOUNTAIN ADVENTURE WORLD FRANZ SENN HUT "Sommerwand Via ferrata"

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Map / VIA FERRATA MOUNTAIN ADVENTURE WORLD FRANZ SENN HUT "Sommerwand Via ferrata"
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Via ferrata B to C

At climbing wall “Sommerwand” there is the via ferrata “Sommerwand”, which was built as educational via ferrata and has to offer only a 60 Hm “Ferrata-pleasure”.

moderate
Distance 0.3 km
0:15 h
60 m
60 m
Accesses:
To Franz Senn Hut: 1,5 h / 410 Hm. From parking short way into the valley, then by many hair-pin bends over steep hillside; Further on crossing long alpine pastures, passing an impressive waterfall to the hut; To via ferrata Sommerwand: 30-35 Min. over stream and path upwards to the access at the left border of the climbing wall.

 

Author’s recommendation

Alle drei Klettersteige lassen sich locker innerhalb eines halben Tages miteinander verbinden und rechtfertigen somit einen Besuch der gut ausgebauten Franz-Senn-Hütte.
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Tourismusverband Stubai Tirol
Update: August 22, 2017
Difficulty
B/C moderate
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
Sommerwand Klettersteig, 2,337 m
Lowest point
Sommerwand Klettersteig, 2,219 m
Best time of year
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Cardinal direction
NESW

Safety information

Before starting the tour please take care of the weather conditions. Also get information about the tour conditions in the Stubai mountain guide offices. You receive the updated list of the hut openings in the offices of the Tourist Board Stubai Tirol.    

Tips and hints

www.stubai.at; www.franzsennhuette.at

Start

Parking at Oberisshütte (parking fee), 1742 m (2,219 m)
Coordinates:
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DMS
UTM
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Turn-by-turn directions

Duration / Difference in height (from Franz Senn Hut):
Accesses:
Via ferrata Sommerwand: 30-35 Min.
Via ferrata Sommerwand: 15 Min. / 60 Hm
Descents: between 15 and 30 Min.
Exposition: North-­west

Note


all notes on protected areas

Public transport

From the train station Innsbruck are regularly running busses to Neustift. From there by alm taxi Danler to Oberiss hut.

Getting there

From Innsbruck over Brenner motorway A 13 – exit „Stubaital“ and further on to Neustift. In Neustift turn right through village centre to the locality Milders (not the main road towards Stubai glacier). Further on mountain road through the Oberbergtal valley to Oberissalm (parking fee).

Parking

Oberissalm (parking fee)

Coordinates

DD
DMS
UTM
w3w 
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Equipment

Via ferrata set, helmet, mountain boots; safety rope for youths;

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Difficulty
B/C moderate
Distance
0.3 km
Duration
0:15 h
Ascent
60 m
Descent
60 m
Scenic Refreshment stops available Family-friendly Geological highlights

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