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Climb Grossglockner (3798m) in 2 days

Join a certified mountain guide on this 2-day Grossglockner ascent via the normal route and reach the summit of the highest mountain in Austria!

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2 Days

Jun, Jul, Aug




Grossglockner (3798m) is Austria’s highest mountain and a very popular goal among mountaineers. Join me on this 2-day program to its summit via the normal route.

On the border between the Austrian states of Carinthia and Tyrol, Grossglockner is part of the High Tauern mountain range. During the ascent, you’ll enjoy strikingly beautiful views of the surrounding peaks.

This classic route to the Grossglockner summit is not technically difficult but be aware that you do need to know how to walk with crampons and have a very good physical condition.

This 2-day climb starts at Mojstrana. From there, our next goal will be Lucknerhaus, and we will continue along the Ködnitzkees glacier to the Erzherzog Johann hutte where we’ll spend the night. To get to the hut, we’ll have to cross the magnificent glacier, and that’s where the crampons come in handy!

We’ll leave quite early on the second day for the summit attack. The biggest challenge is right before we get to the top: Glockner Scharte (col) will lead us straight to the summit.

Want to join me on this classic ascent in the Alps? I can take up to 3 people with me. Contact me know and reserve your dates!

Price includes

- Guiding fee

- Transportation start and back

Price details

Price includes:

Rental of technical equipment and gift.

Price does not include:

Half board and the cost of additional drinks and meals in the Erzherzog Johann hutte.

350 € if the tour is delayed for one additional day.


Day 1: Mojstrana - Glacier Ködnitzkees - Erzherzog Johann hutte

Day 2: Erzherzog Johann hutte - Grossglockner


Equipment you will need to bring

Other gear: Personal equipment: Mountaineering clothing Crampons Backpack Pocket knife First aid kit Sunglasses Sunscreen Technical equipment: Harness Helmet, 2 x carabiners, Crampons (preferably semi - automatic or automatic)

About the guide

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Mountain Guide

I am an IFMGA mountain guide born in 1980 in Mojstrana, a Slovenian village close to Mount Triglav, the highest mountain in the country at 2864 m.

From an early age, my parents took me to the mountains during summer and winter. At that time, my father was part of a mountain rescue team in my hometown and was also going on expeditions to the Himalaya and the Andes, so he became a big inspiration for me. We went climbing, hiking, sport climbing and ski touring together. His enthusiasm truly influenced me.

I went to Alpine school, then Mountain rescue team, I did the Alpinist exam and I became an Alpinist instructor. After that, I also studied to be a professor of Sport. Several years later, I decided to begin my mountain guide education and to become an IFMGA/UIAGM certified mountain guide.


Slovenian | English



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What people are saying about Gregor



Grega was brilliant. An absolute legend. The climb was challenging but Grega made us feel safe and comfortable throughout.



Very knowledgeable and helpful guide, I would strongly recommend to anyone else considering to take a hike in this area.



Amazing unique experience with a great guide. Grega was very good and we had lots of fun. I would highly recommend ice climbing with grega!



Great Experience, a lot of fun....



Grega was a great guide - advised us which route to do and adapted to suit as we went. Highly recommended.

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