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West Arete

West Arete


Page Type: Route

Location: Tirol - where the Anton comes from, Austria, Europe

Lat/Lon: 47.50120°N / 10.61430°E

Object Title: West Arete

Route Type: Rock Climb

Time Required: Half a day

Difficulty: UIAA III+ (One step VI or A1)

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Page By: Lampi

Created/Edited: Jan 28, 2002 / Jan 28, 2002

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approach: see South face

Route Description

Follow the signs:
Trail: Gimpelhaus ==> Gimpelkar. Climb Gimpelkar to the col "Judenscharte" at the uppermost end. (1 hr 15 min)
Follow the arete on the right of the Judenscharte to the summit.
The crux (signed "Nur Mut, Juhann" (VI)) is climbed by standing on the shoulder of another climber. The rock is unbelievable slippery there.

Essential Gear

5-7 runners, some webbings, little set of medium / big stoppers

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