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Climb to the top of the stunning Hochgall Peak in South Tyrol with one of the certified guides at Explore-share.com!

At 3,436 m (11,273 ft), Hochgall Peak is a stunning mountain in the High Tauern range in South Tyrol. Also known as Colallto, the main mountain of the Reiserferner group boasts rocky ridges and an icy north face. This breathtaking peak can be approached both by the Italian and Austrian sides. Compare and book a certified guide for your trip on Explore-Share.com: 1500+ guides, 70+ countries and more than 8000 different programs to choose from.

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FAQs: Mountain Climbing in Hochgall Peak

What should I know about Mountain Climbing Hochgall Peak?

At 3,436 m (11,273 ft), Hochgall Peak stands tall and boasts interesting rocky ridges and icy walls for experienced mountaineers that like challenging mountain climbing alternatives. There are several routes to the summit, on the Italian side they tend to be rockier, and on the Austrian side, they tend to be icier. Whichever way you decide to climb, going with a certified mountain guide will ensure your safety and make the climb all the more memorable!

Why should I choose Hochgall Peak for my Mountain Climbing adventure?

A high and shiny mountain

Hochgall Peak, or Colallto, as it is also known, is the highest mountain of the Rieserferner Group, and because its north face is covered in ice, it is known for its sparkle and shine under the sun.

An exciting rock and ice climbing challenge

Climbing Hochgall requires rock climbing and ice climbing skills. From the Italian side, you will encounter more rocks, and from the Austrian side, you will encounter more ice.

Remote and rugged

Hochgall Peak is difficult to climb, therefore, it is not so crowded as other easier or more famous mountaineering options in the region.

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

Summer temperatures range between 14°C and 3°C, winter temperatures drop between -7°C to -14°C.

Which language is predominantly spoken in the Hochgall Peak region?

Italian and German

What currency is accepted around Hochgall Peak?


How can I get to Hochgall Peak?

You will need to drive or take a taxi from Bruneck to get to Hochgall. However, there is a bus to the nearby Riva di Tures.

What's the country code for the Hochgall Peak region?


When is the best time to travel to Hochgall Peak for Mountain Climbing?

Between May and September.

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