Edelweiss Via ferrata

Important Infomation

Climbing Time
00:30 h
Walk Time Approach
01:30 h
Walk Time Descent
01:30 h
altitude meters uphill
60 hm
Sea Level From
1750 hm
Sea Level Approach
2190 hm
highest point
2308 hm
Difficulty
C
Exposition
South East
Puplic transport:
From the train station Innsbruck are regularly running busses to Neustift, by alm taxi Danler to the Oberiss hut.
Trip to by car:
From Innsbruck over Brenner motorway A 13 – exit „Stubaital“ and further on to Neustift. In Neustift turn right through village centre to the locality Milders (not the main road towards Stubai glacier). Further on mountain road through the Oberbergtal valley to Oberissalm (parking fee).
Parking:
Parking Oberisshütte (parking fee)
Approach:
To Franz Senn Hut: 1,5 h / 410 Hm. From parking short way into the valley, then by many hair-pin bends over steep hillside; Further on crossing long alpine pastures, passing an impressive waterfall to the hut To via ferrata Edelweiß: 10 Min. From the hut over stream and towards north following the path tracks to the access on the deepest point of a “pillar-like” wall formation (signposted).
Descent:
Same as accesses or along the partly signposted descent trails.
Best Season:
Jan
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Description

The “Edelweiß via ferrata” is a relatively short but interesting via ferrata (also botanically very precious – name!) nearby the hut, but not recommendable at wetness because of many earthy passages.