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Climbing Dachstein: Top Outdoor Adventures Awaiting You

FAQs: Mountain Climbing in Dachstein

What should I know about Mountain Climbing 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.

Why should I choose Dachstein for my Mountain Climbing adventure?

Awesome Outdoor Classroom

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.
** Challenging Walls**
Aside from the many trails in the mountains, Dachstein also has some pretty outstanding walls. The south face of the mountains, for example, rises upwards of 850 meters and is an awesome technical climb.
**Spectacular Scenery **
The Dachstein Massif is home to stunning of aquamarine lakes, lush green meadows, and jagged snow-covered peaks. You’ll be blown away by the natural beauty here.

What can I expect from the weather during my Mountain Climbing trip in Dachstein?

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

Which language is predominantly spoken in the Dachstein region?


What currency is accepted around Dachstein?

Euro (EUR)

How can I get to Dachstein?

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

What's the country code for the Dachstein region?


When is the best time to travel to Dachstein for Mountain Climbing?

May through September

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