Gosau: Schmied Klettersteig

Dachstein Salzkammergut

Beautiful via ferrata above the reservoir in Gosau.

Alpine Climbing Difficult

Distance
3.1 km
Ascent
324 m
Descent
324 m
Low Point
785 m
High Point
1.1 km
Gradient
21˚
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Gosau: Schmied Klettersteig Map

Description

The Schmied-Klettersteig is a 640 m long via ferrata of medium difficulty. It crosses the wall lines above the reservoir in Gosau-Hintertal. Due to the two emergency exits and the proximity to the valley, the climb can also be climbed in less safe weather.

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+