In the Eastern Alps' largest mountain range, the Ötztal Alps, you will also find huge natural rocks. And it's not just "normal" rock but the world's unique Ötztal crystalline comprising mainly granite faces among countless other special types of rock. Not without reason Ötztal is considered THE ultimate granite climbing area in Tirol! The world's climbing elite describes the Ötztal as a true Climbers' Paradise offering also top infrastructures. In the 20 climbing gardens with about 750 routes for climbers of all skill levels, sports climbers can choose from an almost endless vertical playground of several difficulty grades. There is no lack of variety as the climbing gardens are spread all over the valley.