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Keesegg

· 1 review · Back-country skiing · Osttirol
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  • Oberhauser Alm
    / Oberhauser Alm
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  • / Oberhauser Zirbenwald, kurz vor der Jagdhütte
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  • / Blick zurück zum Ochsenhof, Hintergrund Klammljoch
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  • / Querung ins große Kar
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  • / Keesegg Gipfelaufbau
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  • / Gipfelaufstieg
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  • / Gipfel Keesegg, Rötspitze mit Wolkenkappe
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  • / Blick vom Gipfel Richtung Dolomiten, ungefähre Aufstiegs/Abfahrtsroute
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  • / Abfahrt im großen Kar
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  • / Abfahrt im großen Kar
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  • / Abfahrt im großen Kar
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  • / Abfahrt im großen Kar
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  • / StJakobBigMountain
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difficult
Distance 21.5 km
9:00 h
1,630 m
1,630 m
3,172 m
1,549 m

Author’s recommendation

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Author
Georg Mayrhofer 
Update: April 20, 2020
Difficulty
difficult
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Risk potential
Highest point
Keesegg, 3,172 m
Lowest point
Erlsbach, 1,549 m
Best time of year
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Cardinal direction
NESW

Safety information

Tips and hints

Start

Parkplatz, Abzweigung L25 nach Erlsbach (1,549 m)
Coordinates:
DD
46.917034, 12.256529
DMS
46°55'01.3"N 12°15'23.5"E
UTM
33T 291108 5199598
w3w 
///brainwashed.vents.unfairness

Destination

= Startpunkt

Turn-by-turn directions

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all notes on protected areas

Public transport

Getting there

Parking

Coordinates

DD
46.917034, 12.256529
DMS
46°55'01.3"N 12°15'23.5"E
UTM
33T 291108 5199598
w3w 
///brainwashed.vents.unfairness
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Book recommendation by the author

kaum Literatur vorhanden

Author’s map recommendations

ÖK 1:50.000, Blattnr. 117, Sankt Jakob in Defereggen

Equipment

Basic Equipment for Ski Touring

  • Ski Helmet
  • Goggles
  • Sunglasses
  • 2 pairs of Gloves: lightweight, breathable and windproof for going uphill, regular ski gloves for downhill
  • Neckwear
  • moisture wicking skull / knit cap
  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Lightweight rain and windproof ski jacket
  • Additional warm jacket
  • Long, warm technical socks plus liners and spares
  • Lightweight wind- and waterproof ski pants
  • 20 to 28 liter rucksack, preferably backcountry type
  • Lip protection (SPF 30+)
  • 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 Ski Touring

  • Ski touring boots
  • Ski touring bindings to fit boots
  • Ski touring skins to fit skis
  • Skis
  • Ski poles, preferably telescopic type
  • Avalanche safety equipment to consider: beacon, avalanche probe, avalanche shovel
  • Ski touring crampons
  • Crevasse rescue kit
  • Ski touring harness
  • Light ice axe
  • Ski touring ropes
  • Avalanche airbag backpack
  • 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.

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Rating

5.0
(1)
Klaus Gieber 
August 18, 2020 · alpenvereinaktiv.com
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When did you do this route? March 08, 2020

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Difficulty
difficult
Distance
21.5 km
Duration
9:00 h
Ascent
1,630 m
Descent
1,630 m
Highest point
3,172 m
Lowest point
1,549 m
Scenic Botanical highlights Insider tip Summit route High-altitude ski tour Clear area Forest
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Afternoon

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