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.
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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Austrian railroad company "ÖBB"
Railroad company Achenseebahn
When To Climb: Weather, Webcam and general Informations
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
Tel.: +43 (5246) 5300
Fax.: +43 (5246) 5333
Routes to Guffert
NO PERMITS NEEDED. Summit: 47.5333°N, 11.7833°E.
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.
Climb the South ridge:
1 x 50m rope
8 x quickdraw
Choice of Nuts, hexentrics or Friends needed.
TOPO OF THE ROUTE
The South Face (Diretissima to the summit - The begin ist right of ROUTE #2 )
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
No LiveCam of Guffert available.
Heroes on summit ;-)