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Rock Climbing and mountaineering in Ötztal

We have it all: Classes, climbs and challenges

250 peaks over 3,000 metres (9,843 ft.) line the Ötztal Valley. Among them is the highest mountain of Tyrol, the Wildspitze Mountain (3,774 m / 12,382 ft.). There has always been an eagerness to climb all these peaks in Tyrol. That is why the Ötztal has developed into a paradise for mountaineering and climbing enthusiasts with eight via ferratas (fixed-rope climbing routes) and twenty sport climbing crags. One of them is located directly in Oetz. The Ötztal Valley boasts a total of 750 climbing routes and numerous multi-pitch routes.

In the event of bad weather, climbers can resort to the Area 47 adventure park or the climbing gym in Imst. For high alpine hikes we recommend booking a local guide from Ötztal

(https://www.oetztal.com/mountain-guides)

 

Climbing crags & via ferratas in and near Oetz

Geierwand via ferrata near Haiming

This via ferrata (fixed-rope climbing route) of medium difficulty (B) takes you up 1,300 feet. A rope bridge and the breath-taking view of the Inn Valley turn this via ferrata into a unique experience. Thanks to its sunny location, it is accessible almost all year round.

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Amberg climbing crag

This rather difficult climbing crag is embedded in the Ötztal woods and is recommended for advanced climbers.

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Brunau climbing crag

What used to be a quarry in the 1950s has been transformed into a beautiful climbing crag ideal for beginners. This climbing crab is located just a few minutes from Oetz.

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Haiming climbing crag

The slabs above Haiming facing southeast can be climbed almost all year. This rather small climbing crag offers anything a climber’s heart desires: crack climbing, top-rope climbing and short overhangs. 

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Simmering climbing crag

This well-bolted crag facing southeast is located right outside Haiming and has easy, fun climbs.

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Dear guests!

Our hotel is opened until 25th of October 2020
After our break we will be back starting the winter season on 11th of December 2020

To simplify your vacation planning, we changed our cancellation conditions to the following:

  • no deposit
  • free cancellation until 1 week before arrival
  • free deferral of your stay

We kindly ask you to protect yourself and others by respecting the following:

  • In case of symptoms we kindly ask you not to go on your holiday trip.
  • Please wear a mask in all public areas of the hotel (at the reception, hotel bar, dining room, corridors)
  • We kindly ask you to maintain distance of minimum 1 meter to other people and staff.
  • The sauna can be used by appointment at the reception and to maintain enough distance in the pool, a maximum number of 10 people at the same time in the water are allowed.

Additional to the tightened hygiene measures, we currently test our staff to COVID-19 weekly.

Please find detailed information regarding corona virus in your offer at the left “corona tips”. If you have further questions we are there for you via posthotel@kassl.at or 0043 5252 6303