Opa Highway route

Opa Highway route

Description

Worthwhile, well secured tour featuring slab climbing. The key pitch is a crack dihedral in prime Wilder Kaiser rock.

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Information

  • Starting point: Wegscheid car park, Scheffau (883 m)

    Follow trail no. 826 past the Wegscheid-Niederalm and Wegscheid-Hochalm to the intersection with the Wilder-Kaiser-Steig trail. Continue north past the waterfall (store your backpack here) and then towards the Schneekar cirque.
    Shortly before the Schneekar cirque at the Stoamandl cairn, keep left as you head through an area of mountain pine.

    The entrance is located in the left section of the Schneekar in the fall line of the most prominent pillar.

  • 2,0

  • From the Kopfkraxen on the marked trail down the Wiesberg mountain. At Sonnenstein follow the signs to the waterfall (approx. 1h 30 min). Further descent like approach.

    Refreshment stop nearby: Restaurant Jägerwirt

  • 2,5

  • 50m rope, 12 quickdraws, friends and rocks

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Ropelengths

SeillängeLängeGrad
25,0 m 3
35,0 m 4
25,0 m 5-
23,0 m 5
25,0 m 5+
44,0 m 5
30,0 m 5
17,0 m 5+
35,0 m 6+ (6-/A0)
35,0 m 5+
40 m 4
40 m 5

Refreshment stops & infrastructure

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Weather

Today

2024-05-29

9 °C

  • Valley
  • 5 km/h
  • 13° Mountain
  • 65 %

Tomorrow

2024-05-30

15 °C

  • Valley
  • 5 km/h
  • 10° Mountain
  • 90 %

The day after tomorrow

2024-05-31

9 °C

  • Valley
  • 5 km/h
  • Mountain
  • 90 %

2024-06-01

2024-06-01

13 °C

  • Valley
  • 5 km/h
  • Mountain
  • 70 %
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Contact

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