Latemar Towers Via Ferrata

Category
Via Ferrata
Difficulty
Medium
Duration
6.8
Duration in hours
Distance
10.3
Distance in km
Lifts
1

Details

Long but panoramic Alpine tour featuring an easy via ferrata between the Latemar towers. 

Rating

Stamina
Experience
Landscape

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The tour in numbers

10.3
Distance in km
6.8
Duration in hours
1182
Ascent
1183
Descent
2100
Lowest point
2842
Highest point

Description

The tour begins in Obereggen at the Oberholz chairlift mountain station (2,100 m). After ascending, follow trail [18] to the Gamsstallerscharte gap (2,590 m). Continue on trail [516] to the Erzlahnscharte gap and the start of the via ferrata. Follow trail [511] with a wire cable to the peak of the Diamantiditurm tower (2,842 m). Head back on trail [511], heading east to the bivouac M. Rigatti and bearing right on trail [18] to the Gamsstallerscharte gap. Finally, take trail [516] to the Latemarhütte mountain hut. The descent is via trail [516] and [22] to the Mayrl Alm Alpine farm and back to the Oberholz chairlift.

Difficulty: medium (B) - only with via ferrata equipment and helmet, sure-footedness and Alpine experience essential

Lifts

Infos regarding the lift facilities of the selected tour
No Lift name Type State Season Opening hours Bike transport Point units
20
Obereggen-Oberholz
Detachable chairlift with canopy
open
Season
05/06 - 03/10/2021
Opening hours
08:30 - 18:00 o'clock
Point units
  • 88
  • 72
  • 160

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