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Via ferrata in the Salzkammergut

Climbing through the Salzkammergut - this is the new goal!

The Salzkammergut with its 8 regions offers a great variety of unique via ferrata, which are waiting to be discovered. Due to the large selection of climbing routes suitable for all levels of difficulty, the via ferrata in the Salzkammergut offer something for every target group.

Of course, the latest safety equipment must be used for all via ferrata routes - at least a harness, via ferrata set and helmet. Publisher, property owner, recommender, builder and maintainer are not liable for accidents of any kind.

 

 

 

So that you can find your own suitable via ferrata, we have listed the difficulty scale in detail below. In this way the tours can be better coordinated and risks can be eliminated.

Scale of difficulty of the via ferrata in detail:

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  • A - easy
    Sufficient grips and kicks, sloping to slightly steep terrain, only short, vertical places. Suitable for beginners.

  • B - medium
    Flat and steep terrain in interplay. Short strenuous passages are possible. Good standing and resting places.

  • C - difficult
    Flat and steep terrain in interplay. Short strenuous passages are possible. Good standing and resting places.

  • D - very difficult
    Exposed and steep passages are the rule. Only a few resting places. Very good physical condition and climbing experience are necessary.

  • E - extreme
    Felsgelände extrem! Ausgesetzt, überhängende Stellen. Keine Rastmöglichkeiten außer durch Gurthängen. Sehr gute Kondition und Klettersteigerfahrung sind notwendig!

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Info videos of the Austrian Alpine Club on the subject of via ferrata

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Equipment

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The via ferrata set

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Route planning

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On the via ferrata

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Types and difficulties