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SietoGross Venediger  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 9, 2009


Started from the Kursinger hut at 4:00 am, summited around 4 1/2 hours later and went to the Badener hut.
Posted Jul 12, 2009 3:29 pm

flowGroßvenediger, 3.662m  Sucess!
Date Climbed: May 23, 2009


Kürsinger hut 2.558m - Venedigerscharte - Großvenediger - Rainerhorn 3.560m and back.
Posted May 24, 2009 9:31 am

joe_akeemFrom Kürsinger hut  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Apr 26, 2009


The road from Neukirchen into the Obersulzbach valley was only opened up to the Hopfeldboden parking lot. From there we had to carry the skis for the first hour until there was enough snow to put them on. The total ascent to the Kürsinger hut took us 7.5 hours.
On summit day there were strong winds all the way up. One of my buddies got frost bites in the face. 4 hours from the hut to the summit. A total of 9 hours back to the car, including a longer break at the Postalm restaurant on the way back down the Obersulzbach valley.
Posted Apr 28, 2009 5:30 pm

eje138South Normal Route  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 20, 2008


Climbed from Defreggerhaus in great weather. Consequently the route and the summit was quite crowded. Descended to the vilage the same afternoon just in time to avoid the incoming storm.
(A túrát az iKaland szervezte, Erõss Zsolt és Sterczer Hilda vezette.)
Posted Feb 28, 2009 3:13 pm

WouterBWhen I was young  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 12, 1995


Did this one with my dad when I was about 12. I can remember being scared to take a pee. Apart from that, it was pretty easy.
Posted Feb 9, 2009 4:56 pm

MackoSEast Route  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Apr 14, 2007


One day skitouring trip from Matreier Tauernhaus. 14h up and down. Wonderful waether.
Posted Dec 22, 2008 4:02 am

samanTwo times from Defreggerhaus  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Oct 23, 2001


My first ascent was in July, 1995. We had a perfect weather and as we got up very early in the morning, there weren't crowd on the summit.

In 2001 we went there again to spend our 4-days long weekend in October. That time we weren't so lucky with the weather. At the first attempt we walked in heavy snowfall and fog, and soon returned to the Defregger Haus. Next day it was a little better, the clouds rose to 3400 m, so our only problem was that there was no path to follow. We made a new track in the snow, trying to avoid the fissures of the glacier. At Rainertörl we reached the clouds, and proceeded with the help of my compass: I knew that the summit is NW from there, and we followed that direction, and sometimes corrected a little to the steepest ascent. We didn't see anything, just the next one on the rope. Finally we glanced the summit cross from about 8 meters. It was so cold, that the sensor button of my camera didn't want to work, I had to breathe warm air to my fingr and to the button to launch it:)
Anyway, at least it was a memorable tour...
Posted Nov 24, 2008 8:04 am

dalton1From Defreggerhaus  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 19, 2008


Climbed in two days. We slept in Defreggerhaus.

Conditions were good. Very long trail on the glacier, fresh snow, beautiful view everywhere and heavy winds on the last ridge and on the summit. Many people on the way.

Wonderful mountain!
Posted Aug 24, 2008 4:19 pm

Christoph De WindtFrom Defreggerhaus  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 29, 2008

Christoph De Windt

Very easy and crowded mountain.
It was very nice weather.
Posted Aug 5, 2008 4:22 pm

ModiNormal Route  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 10, 1994


With Cesare. A fantastic week tour around the Group
Posted Mar 2, 2008 7:25 am

TrollEast Route: Matrei - Neue Prager hutte  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Apr 16, 2005


My second attempt to ski down Grossvenediger was successful.
Posted Jan 15, 2008 8:44 am

BorRoute climbed: Normal approach from the south  Sucess!


With skiies all the way to the summit from the Defereggerhaus. Nice ski descent.
Posted Aug 29, 2007 3:52 am

DzikuRe: from Neue Prage hut


Frog storm is the most dangerous thing in mountains ;-)
Cheers :-)
Posted May 26, 2008 9:40 am

Blaze334From Defregger Hut  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 26, 2007


I climbed with Sene. It was cold an awful night in the winterraum. I slept 2-3 hours. Started at half past five. We reached the summit after two and a half hour climbing. There was perfect weather and good view and was big crowd on the top. After we climbed the Rainer Horn. Very nice and unforgettable tour.
Posted Aug 5, 2007 3:50 pm

David_Hollandnice tour  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 28, 2007


Climb it from Defreggerhaus with my friend and his 9 years old son. Nice tour for me, great climb for the boy who climb it very good!
Posted Aug 4, 2007 3:07 pm

SeneFrom Defregger H.  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 26, 2007


We had to slept in the winterraum becouse we hadn't book a place in the Hütte. Start early in the morning in good snow condition. After this summit we went up to the Rainer Horn.

Posted Aug 1, 2007 2:07 pm

yankseast route  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jun 29, 2007


In this day the weather was perfect, but the route couldn't seen at all because of the fresh snow. So we had to be careful.
It was a long walk, but we reached the top at 10am.
Posted Jul 3, 2007 12:46 pm

Damir MesecRoute climbed: South route over the glacier to the summit  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 29, 2006

Damir Mesec

I made this summit with my friend Boris. The ascent and descent takes 2 days. We slept at the winter-room „Defregger hutte(2950m)“
and the next day over the glacier and summited. It was a nice weather. The ascent is all the way walk up, not technical but a long walk days.
Posted Oct 2, 2006 8:13 am

morceauxEast route up - South route down  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 10, 2006


We had perfect weather, good glacier conditions, and lots of people... It was a fantastic trip, we climbed via eastern route, sleeping at Neue Prager Hütte, and descended via southern route. We could see beautiful landscapes through the crystal clear sky.
Posted Sep 11, 2006 7:38 am

petehazRoute Climbed: From the east Date Climbed: 13th July 2005  Sucess!
We arrived in Austria to torrential rain, land slides had blocked some of the roads and we were feeling positively peeved at the prospect of having to abandon the climb. After a night of drowning sorrows in the Matreier Tauernhaus we set off none the less to see if the weather would improve and reached Neue Prager Hutte in the early afternoon of the 12th July. There was deep snow, a bad sign not only for trail breaking but also in terms of steering clear of hidden crevasses along the glacier.

On the morning of 13th July we were greeted with fantasic weather and decided to push on to the summit. The trek was exhausting as there was 2ft of fresh snow but fortunately we didn't run into any crevasse problems and summited early afternoon. The trek took us 6 hours, double the time normally taken for this route.

After greeting some fellow climbers at the summit (who had used our tracks) we descened for a well earned and exceedingly tasty steak in the Neue Prager Hutte.
Posted Dec 19, 2005 9:36 am

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