Amon-Klettersteig

Dachstein Salzkammergut

The via ferrata can only be reached via the glacier, i.e. glacier equipment is required. From the Dachstein mountain station to the Simonyscharte via the Hallstätter glacier, the entrance can be reached in approx. 45 minutes.

Also in Steiermark, Austria

Alpine Climbing Difficult

Distance
3 km
Ascent
233 m
Descent
164 m
Low Point
2.6 km
High Point
2.7 km
Gradient
13˚
Amon-Klettersteig Map

The Amon via ferrata, built in 2011, is the link between the Adamek and Simony huts.

Difficulty

Difficult

The beginning of truly technical terrain which might involve pitched climbing on rock and/or ice, exposed terrain and complex route finding in ascent and descent. Equivalent to AD, AD+