Guffert

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Mountain/Rock
Location:
Tyrol, Austria, Europe
Elevation:
7201 ft / 2195 m
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Guffert
Created On: Sep 11, 2005
Last Edited On: Mar 18, 2007

Overview

GUFFERT is a summit in the "Rofangebirge" in Austria. The summit is a rocky pyramid. The beautiful mountain is called "The Matterhorn above the Achensee". You can climb GUFFERT the whole year. The normal Route (from the South / Steinberg) is a easy hiking-route with little climbing in the first grades and takes 4h up and down. At the summit you can enjoy the view to GROSSGLOCKNER, GROSSVENEDIGER and ZUGSPITZE. The coordinates are 47.5333°N, 11.7833°E.



Getting There

In the red you can see the...

You can get there from Innsbruck (1h) or Munich (1h) over the "Achensee" to Steinberg. Steinberg is the town at the foot of the mountain.

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Nearest Airport:
Munich Airport
Innsbruck Airport

By train:
Austrian railroad company "ÖBB"
Railroad company Achenseebahn


When To Climb: Weather, Webcam and general Informations

Feathered Friends

You can climb it the whole year. In winter or spring are ski required. From Steinberg it is an 1100m high ascent.

WEATHER IN THIS REGION

MAP OF TRAILS

DANGER OF AVALANCHES

Tourism at Achensee
Rathaus 387
A-6215 Achenkirch
Tel.: +43 (5246) 5300
Fax.: +43 (5246) 5333
info@achensee.info


Weather in Tyrol

Routes to Guffert

NO PERMITS NEEDED. Summit: 47.5333°N, 11.7833°E.

1)
Normal Route from South (East-ridge):
Steinberg: Through the forrest to the cirque. Then the cirque up to the ridge. From the ridge in 20min to the summit. The whole ascent takes 2:15h.
TOUR-INFORMATION

2)
Climb the South ridge:
300m
LEVEL: VI-
9 rope-lenghts
1 x 50m rope
8 x quickdraw
Choice of Nuts, hexentrics or Friends needed.
TOUR-INFORMATION

TOPO OF THE ROUTE

3)
The South Face (Diretissima to the summit - The begin ist right of ROUTE #2 )
LEVEL: V-

4)
VIA Guffert-Hut: From Steinberg (2h) or from Wildbad Kreuth (3h) to the hut - From the Hut to Guffert (3,5h)
FROM Guffert-Hut you can also acsent:
Halserspitz 1861m (1,25h)
Schneidjoch 1810m (1h)
Etruskische Inscriptions 1500m (0,75h)
Abendstein (climbing area) 1650m (0,75h)

Camping & Region-Informations

The Guffert-Hut (1.475 m), 47°34,893' N ; 11°47,977' E
DAV Sektion Kaufering, open from the middle of May to the end of October, tel +436766292404
(thanks to Walter Denzel)

Informations about this REGION

Information about STEINBERG

CAMPING ACHENSEE

No LiveCam of Guffert available.

Heroes on summit ;-)


















Guffert

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