ice climbing paznaun | Climbers Paradise Tirol

Ice climbing in Paznaun – experience winter’s most beautiful side

If you want to go climbing or bouldering in Paznaun, you have plenty of options to choose from. One of Austria’s best bouldering areas is located in Galtür, Tirol, on an altitude level of 2.000m. While it can get too hot to climb in many other Tirolean climbing areas, Galtür stays cool during the summer months. The scenery is magnificent and provides a great view over the whole valley. The bouldering area was established by Bernd Zangerl and has Tirol’s hardest boulder Anam Cara, 8C. Overall, there are more than 160 boulders in all difficulties. There is also Tirol’s first family-friendly bouldering area.

There are a lot of other outdoor activities to do as well: there are several via ferratas - also for families, a bouldering gym in Galtür and two climbing gardens. Paznaun is indeed a true paradise for alpinists, seasoned climbers and beginners alike.

Ice climbing on four amazing ice falls in Paznaun

Paznaun which is surrounded by 3.000m high mountains offers sublime ice climbing facilities in winter. Both beginners and experts get their money’s worth.

  • Josè ice fall:This beautiful ice fall is 50m high and suitable for beginners. The access hike takes 10 minutes.
  • Fernando ice fall: The Fernando ice fall is very nice and easy (WI3+). It is 50m high and the access hike only takes 10 minutes.
  • Alfredo ice fall: The Alfredo ice fall is of medium difficulty (WI4) and 50m high. The access hike only takes 10 minutes.
  • Ladylike ice fall:Ladylike is the most demanding ice fall in Paznaun (WI5). The access hike is quite exhausting and takes about 40 minutes. The ice fall itself is only 45m high, but still very hard and challenging.
Suche Suche