Pitztal Mountain Guides

Mountaineering

Mountaineering – since the first climb to Montblanc in 1786 the world of snow and ist still fascinating people. We guide you safely to the many 3000 meter peaks in the Pitztal valley.

No matter if you are looking for a mountain guide to climb the Wildspitze or if you want to learn the basics of mountaineering in a course. With us you are in the best hands. 

Pitztal classics

Brochkogel
3.635 m

An interesting summit just next to the Wildspitze.

from 400,00 €

Petersenspitze
3.484 m

A perfect glacier tour for beginners in mountaineering

from 400,00 €

Linker Fernerkogel
3.277 m

Beautiful summit with a top view high above the Mittelberg glacier. Beginner-friendly!

from 400,00 €

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Awesome high alpine panorama at the Geigenkamm mountain range.

Highest point is the Wassertalkogel 3.247 m (with the fixed bivouac “Rheinland-Pfalz”). First we climb to the col of Weißmaurachjoch, then on a trail with fixed ropes on the east side of Puitkogel to the Wassertalkogel. Then we follow the beautiful ridge to the Pitztaler Jöchl pass, where we already see our final destination, the Braunschweiger hut.

Duration: 2 days
Meeting point
: the evening before at the Rüsselsheimer hut
Hiking time: approx. 8-10 h
Vertical metres up: 1.000 hm
Vertical metres down: 400 hm
Level of difficulty: climbing technique: medium, physical fitness: hard
Price: € 510,- for 1-2 persons, each additional person +10%

Summit tour to the queen of the Geigenkamm mountain range. Amazing views during the whole tour.

First on the marked trail to “Gahwinden”. Then we climb the west ridge in easy bloc terrain (grade II UIAA) to the summit at 3395 m. Descent via the normal route.

Duration: 2 days
Meeting point
: the evening before at the Rüsselsheimer hut
Hiking time: approx. 7 h
Vertical metres up: 1.070 hm
Vertical metres up: 1.070 hm
Level of difficulty: climbing technique: medium; physical fitness: hard
Price: € 480,- for 1-2 persons, each additional person +10% (max. 3 persons)

For alpinists with a very good physical fitness.

First we follow the forest road to the Arzler Alm pasture. Then on the trail to the Totenkar couloir. We pass steep bloc terrain and get to the Totenkar glacier where we find the entry of the ice gully. We climb up the gully and get to the summit. Descent on the same way.

Duration: 1 day
Meeting point
: 04.00 am, parking lot at the Restaurant “Zur Einkehr” in Scheibe
Hiking time: approx. 12 h
Vertical metres up: 2.080 Hm
Vertical metres down: 2.080 Hm
Level of difficulty: climbing technique: medium; physical fitness: very hard
Price: € 450,- for 1-2 persons, each additional person +10%

After 1 hour we leave the marked trail and change the direction to the Rostizkogel. Then we pass pathless terrain and go via a moraine ridge to the start of the Löcherferner glacier. We follow the glacier until we reach its most northern point. Next, we climb a snow ridge or a boulder field and reach the summit. Descent on the same way.

Duration: 2 days
Meeting point
: the evening before at the Rifflsee hut
Hiking time: approx. 8 h
Vertical metres up: 1.100 hm
Vertical metres down: 1.100 hm
Level of difficulty: climbing technique: easy; physical fitness: hard
Price: € 480,- for 1-2 persons, each additonal person +10%

Nice alpine glacier tour.

We start at the Taschach hut and go over the Sechsegerten glacier. We have to tackle two steeper sections. We pass beautiful seracs and crevasses and later we get to the summit via easy terrain.

Duration: 2 Tage
Meeting point
: the evening before at the Taschach hut
Hiking time: approx. 7 h
Vertical metres up: 911 hm
Vertical metres down: 911 hm
Level of difficulty: medium
Price: € 480,- for 1-2 persons, each additional person +10%

A summit with a noticeable firn cap at the southeast shoulder.

From the Taschach hut the way leads us via moraines, boulder and bloc terrain first to the firn cap and then to the summit which is little frequented. A nice view to the Wildspitze.

Duration: 2 days
Meeting point
: the evening before at the Taschach hut
Hiking time: approx. 7 h
Vertical metres up: 940 hm
Vertical metres down: 940 hm
Level of difficulty: medium
Price: € 480,- for 1-2 persons, each additional person + 10%

multi-day tours & mountaineering courses

Geigenkamm
weekend

Touring weekend at the cosy Rüsselsheimer hut. We climb the Hohe Geige and the Mainzer Höhenweg.

from 320,00 €

mountaineering
basic course

You learn the basics of mountaineering in this basic course. We stay at the Taschach hut.

560,00 €

CREVASSE RESCUE TRAINING

You learn the most important rescue techniques in glacier ice. We stay at the Braunschweiger hut.

360,00 €