climbing for families
The highly family-friendly climbing spots in Oberried and Tumpen/Engelswand are easily accessible and offer a huge choice of routes with difficulty grades ranging from three to nine. The place is equipped with a fine snack area, benches and tables amid lush green meadows, and a brand-new WC.
Steep rock faces embedded in the wet element can be found at the via ferrata next to "Stuibenfall", Tirol's biggest waterfall, and in close vicinity to the cascades of scenic "Lehner Wasserfall."
climbing experts on the rock
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The scenic Sölden/Moosalm climbing garden can be easily reached within a 30 minute walk. Some 30 different climbing routes of difficulty grades ranging between three and eight, and a practicing via ferrata promise a fun-filled climbing day for all ages.
Climbing garden Sölden/Moosalm
- 702 sports climbing routes
- 54 multi pitch routes
- 19 Climbing gardens
- 7 Via Ferrata Tours
- 1 boulder climbing area
- 40 ice climbing routes
Type of rock:
mainly granit rocks
Climbing route character:
varied climbing adventures along grooves, slabs, edges and overhanging sections of difficulty grades between 3-8b+
Autobahn A 12, exit Ötztal, along B186 federal road from Haiming towards Obergurgl
the Ötztal as a major training base for some of the world's best climbers
"My favorite climbing areas in the Ötztal can be found in Niederthai and Oberried. The first one nestles amid a shady forest, offering a wide range of highly difficult levels for real experts. While the Oberried climbing spot is surrounded by lush meadows and makes for a great, leisurely climbing area suitable for families", states Tirol's extreme climber and alpinist more details