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Climbing Dachstein

Explore the many many mountaineering possibilities in this part of Austria.

Not far from Salzburg, you’ll find the impressive Dachstein Mountains. These peaks are a section of the Northern Limestone Alps and make a great setting for a whole host of outdoor activities, Mountain Climbing naturally being one of them.

Top mountain climbing trips | Dachstein:


There are many reasons for choosing Mountain Climbing in Dachstein

There are lots of opportunities to work on and learn about the technical aspects needed for a climb like ice climbing, rock climbing, and avalanche training.


Good to know:

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Euro (EUR)

Best time to visit

May through September

How to get there

Fly to Salzburg then drive or take a transfer to the mountains


Austria has very cold winters and warm and sunny summers. The temperatures are drastically lower in the mountains

More info about Mountain Climbing in Dachstein:

This massif offers some awesome technical mountaineering opportunities and some less technical options too. Steinerweg is an awesome climb that combines via ferrata, rock climbing, ice climbing and more. The views are epic on this climb. The Cassin (Westliche Zinne / Western pinnacle) climb is a rock climbing heavy ascent and also a great option

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