Gro├čvenediger 3.666 m

The Gro├čvenediger, the ÔÇťworld-old majestyÔÇŁ, is the heavily glaciated main summit of the Venediger group in the Hohe Tauern on the border between East Tyrol and Salzburg.

With its height of 3,666 meters above sea level, it is the highest mountain in Salzburg.

Normal way


  • Good condition for 300 meters of altitude / hour,
  • Surefootedness, a head for heights

1 day:

Meeting point is in the Upper Pinzgau near Neukirchen am Gro├čvenediger at the Hopfeldboden at the entrance to the Oberzulzbach Valley. Transfer by cab to the material cable car of the K├╝hrsingerh├╝tte 1950m. Moderate ascent to the hut via a marked hiking trail.

  • Ascent: 600hm
  • Walking time: 2 hours

2 day:

In the light of the headlamps we hike towards the glacier. With the first light of day we enter the glacier. Roped up, we walk across the huge glacier surface of the Obersulzbachkeese past crevasse zones to the Venedigerscharte 3200m. From here it’s another 400 meters to the summit when the air is getting thinner. For the ÔÇťgrand finaleÔÇŁ, it goes over the famous firn ridge to the summit cross. After a long rest it goes back to the hut on the same path. After a little refreshment at the K├╝rsingerh├╝tte, we go down to the material cable car, where the taxi is already waiting.

  • Ascent: 1200hm / Descent: 1800hm to material cable car
  • Walking time: 9-10 hours

Cost per person:

1 PAXÔéČ 650, –
2 PAXÔéČ 350, –
3 PAXÔéČ 270,-
4 PAXÔéČ 250, –
5 PAXÔéČ 200
6 PAXÔéČ 190,-
Plus own expenses

Rental equipment available on request

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