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

eje138

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

boriskrielenRoutes climbed: normal routes from Defregger haus and from Neue Prager hütte  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 15, 1982

boriskrielen

Climbed it the first time when I was 12 in a group with a guide from Defregger haus in 1982. As it was snowing heavily all the time we didn't see a thing. Just walking for a long time.

Second time I climbed it with a Belgian couple from the Neue Prager hütte in 1993. Again weather went bad when we got close to the summit. No view again.
Posted Feb 13, 2009 6:23 pm

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

WouterB

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

MackoS

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

saman

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

dalton1

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

DzikuRe: from Neue Prage hut

Dziku

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

ModiNormal Route  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 10, 1994

Modi

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

Troll

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

BorRoute climbed: Normal approach from the south  Sucess!

Bor

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

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

Blaze334

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

David_Holland

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

Sene

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

yanks

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

morceaux

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

CharlesRoute Climbed: Neuer Prager Hut Date Climbed: 2nd August 2005  Sucess!

Charles

Nice glacier route up from the Neuer Prager Hut. The weather was cold and windy. The cloud cleared on the summit ridge which was great!
Posted Aug 5, 2005 9:59 am

frombelowsealevelRoute Climbed: Normal route from Defregger Date Climbed: August 4  Sucess!
Walked from camping in Hinterbichl to Defreggerhaus via Johannishutte. Not taking one of the many taxis. Woke up at 4am to be ahead of big masses. Easy climb (walk actually) up to the summit. Very cold at summit and misty, so no view at all. Then continued to Rainer Horn, Schwarze Wand and Hoher Zaun. Nice tour!!
Posted Sep 13, 2004 5:28 am

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