Plan a route here Copy route
Alpine tour

Lodner 3228m Westgrat und Überschreitung

Alpine tour · Meraner Land
Profile picture of deletedUser
Responsible for this content
deletedUser
  • Von der Zielalm hinauf
    / Von der Zielalm hinauf
    Photo: deletedUser, System
  • an der Lodnerhütte vorbei
    / an der Lodnerhütte vorbei
    Photo: deletedUser, System
  • / Richtung Ginggljoch
    Photo: deletedUser, System
  • /
    Photo: deletedUser, System
  • /
    Photo: deletedUser, System
  • / Westgrat in Sicht
    Photo: deletedUser, System
  • /
    Photo: deletedUser, System
  • / Hier rechts abbiegen
    Photo: deletedUser, System
  • / Über das Bachbett hinauf
    Photo: deletedUser, System
  • / Der Westgrat
    Photo: deletedUser, System
  • / Hier hinauf
    Photo: deletedUser, System
  • /
    Photo: deletedUser, System
  • /
    Photo: deletedUser, System
  • / schöne Kletterei
    Photo: deletedUser, System
  • / Über diese Felsrippe hinauf
    Photo: deletedUser, System
  • /
    Photo: deletedUser, System
  • / Gutgriffig und kompakt
    Photo: deletedUser, System
  • /
    Photo: deletedUser, System
  • /
    Photo: deletedUser, System
  • / Über diesen Kamin empor
    Photo: deletedUser, System
  • / Ausgesetzte Gratkletterei
    Photo: deletedUser, System
  • /
    Photo: deletedUser, System
  • /
    Photo: deletedUser, System
  • / Sieht ganz schön verwegen aus
    Photo: deletedUser, System
  • / Bei herrlichstem Wetter
    Photo: deletedUser, System
  • / Hier die Schlüsselstelle
    Photo: deletedUser, System
  • / Hohe Weisse zum Anfassen
    Photo: deletedUser, System
  • / Langsam senkt sich der Grat
    Photo: deletedUser, System
  • / Kurz vor dem Vorgipfel
    Photo: deletedUser, System
  • /
    Photo: deletedUser, System
  • / Am Vorgipfel
    Photo: deletedUser, System
  • /
    Photo: deletedUser, System
  • / Tschigat und Rötlspitze
    Photo: deletedUser, System
  • /
    Photo: deletedUser, System
  • / Lodner-Einzigartig!
    Photo: deletedUser, System
  • / Abseilen am Normalweg
    Photo: deletedUser, System
  • /
    Photo: deletedUser, System
  • /
    Photo: deletedUser, System
  • / Zuletzt über den Gletscher...oder was davon übrig ist
    Photo: deletedUser, System
  • / Und zurück zum Ausgangspunkt
    Photo: deletedUser, System
  • / Ein Blick zurück
    Photo: deletedUser, System
m 3000 2500 2000 1500 1000 14 12 10 8 6 4 2 km
difficult
Distance 14.6 km
8:00 h
1,032 m
1,663 m
3,228 m
1,565 m
Difficulty
difficult
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Risk potential
Highest point
Lodner, 3,228 m
Lowest point
Gigglberg(Bergstation Texelbahn), 1,565 m
Best time of year
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Cardinal direction
NESW
Rope length
1 x 30 m
Number of quickdraws
3

Start

Coordinates:
DD
DMS
UTM
w3w 

Turn-by-turn directions

Note


all notes on protected areas

Coordinates

DD
DMS
UTM
w3w 
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Equipment

Basic Equipment for Alpine Routes

  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Long, warm technical socks plus liners and spares
  • 35-45 liter rucksack  (with rain cover)
  • Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket and suitable legwear)
  • Lip protection (SPF 30+)
  • Water- and windproof mountaineering jacket and trousers with ankle adjustment or separate gaiters
  • Water- and windproof gloves plus thin fleece inner gloves
  • Neckwear
  • moisture wicking skull / knit cap
  • Hiking poles
  • Sunglasses
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • First aid kit
  • Kit para bolhas
  • Bivy / survival bag  
  • Survival blanket
  • Headlamp
  • Pocket knife
  • Whistle
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Navigation equipment / map and compass
  • Emergency contact details
  • ID

Technical Equipment for Alpine Routes

  • B2 or B3 mountaineering boots
  • Climbing harness
  • Climbing helmet
  • Ice axes (basic or technical with hammer and adze as required)
  • C2-C3 crampons with anti-balling plates (as required by route and to match boots)  
  • Single rope
  • Half ropes
  • Twin ropes
  • Friend/cam 0
  • Friend/cam 0.1
  • Friend/cam offset 0.1-0.2
  • Friend/cam 0.2
  • Friend/cam offset 0.2-0.3
  • Friend/cam 0.3
  • Friend/cam offset 0.3-0.4
  • Friend/cam 0.4
  • Friend/cam offset 0.4-0.5
  • Friend/cam 0.5
  • Friend/cam offset 0.5-0.75
  • Friend/cam 1
  • Friend/cam 2
  • Friend/cam 3
  • Friend/cam 4
  • Friend/cam 5
  • Friend/cam 6
  • Friend/cam 7
  • Friend/cam 8
  • Set of nuts
  • Double set of nuts
  • Small nuts
  • Medium nuts
  • Large nuts
  • Nut tool
  • Tricam(s)
  • Ball nut(s)
  • (Active) Camming device(s) for wider cracks such as the Gipsy
  • Hexentric(s)
  • Progress capture pulley(s) such as the Petzl Traxion
  • Micro ascender(s) such as the Petzl TiBloc
  • Pitons and hammer
  • Set of ice screws
  • Short ice screws
  • Medium ice screws
  • Long ice screws
  • V-Thread tool
  • 2x Harness tool holder such as the Ice Clipper or Caritool
  • Quickdraws
  • Locking device

Camping Equipment

  • Tent (3- or 4-season)
  • Stove (including fuel and utensils)
  • Sleeping mat. Sleeping bag with suitable temperature rating.
  • Food
  • Toiletries and medication
  • Toilet paper

Things to Bring if Staying in a Mountain Hut

  • Toiletries and medication
  • Quick-drying towel  
  • Ear plugs
  • Sleeping bag liner
  • Sleepwear
  • Alpine club membership card if applicable / ID
  • Coronavirus mask and hand sanitizer
  • The 'basic' and 'technical' equipment lists are generated based on the selected activity. They are not exhaustive and only serve as suggestions for what you should consider packing.
  • For your safety, you should carefully read all instructions on how to properly use and maintain your equipment.
  • Please ensure that the equipment you bring complies with local laws and does not include restricted items.

Questions and answers

Ask the first question

Would you like to the ask the author a question?


Rating

Write your first review

Help others by being the first to add a review.


Photos from others


Difficulty
difficult
Distance
14.6 km
Duration
8:00 h
Ascent
1,032 m
Descent
1,663 m
Highest point
3,228 m
Lowest point
1,565 m
Scenic Refreshment stops available Summit route Ridge traverse Ridge crossing

Statistics

  • My Map
  • Content
  • Show images Hide images
Features
2D 3D
Maps and trails
Distance  km
Duration : h
Ascent  m
Descent  m
Highest point  m
Lowest point  m
Push the arrows to change the view