West Arete

Page Type
Tirol - where the Anton comes from, Austria, Europe
Route Type:
Rock Climb
Time Required:
Half a day
UIAA III+ (One step VI or A1)

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Created On: Jan 28, 2002
Last Edited On: Jan 28, 2002


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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