Augstenberg

Elevation (feet): 10,590
Elevation (meters): 3,228
Continent: Europe
Country: Austria/Switzerland
Latitude: 46.8667
Longitude: 10.2
Difficulty: Basic Snow/Ice Climb
Best months for climbing: Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep
Nearest major airport: Innsbruck
Convenient Center: Galt¸r

Thanks to Luidger Röckrath for adding this peak.

On of the highest peaks in the main range of the Silvretta group of the Central Eastern Alps. Provides perfect views of the famous peaks of this range: Piz Buin, Fluchthorn and of many more

peak farof. Can be easily reached from the Jamtal mountain hut via Chalausferner, Fuorcla Chalaus and Vadret da Chalaus. Glacier or snow goes almost to the summit. This summit is also very popular with ski mountaineers (best time February to Juin/July, the Jamtal hut is open from February to Mai and Juli to October).

Trip Reports

NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name

There is one trip report for Augstenberg.

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  • Log #15014 - by Luidger Röckrath on July 30, 2000
    Left JamtalhĂĽtte at about 7 and stood on the summit some 4 hours later. Perfect views, rested on summit in the sun more than 2 hours then descended to the Jamtal hut and GaltĂĽr in the Paznaun...