Elevation (feet): 11,483
Elevation (meters): 3,500
Continent: Europe
Country: Austria
Range/Region: Otztal Alps
Latitude: 46.857778
Longitude: 10.7925
Difficulty: Basic Snow/Ice Climb
Best months for climbing: Jul, Aug, Sep
Nearest major airport: Innsbruck
Convenient Center: Vent

Thanks to Peter Spijker and Terrill Thompson for contributing to these details. (View history)

Nice snow covered peak at the Kesselwandferner. Give a nice view to Hochvernagtspitze (3530 m) and the Brandenburger Haus (3277 m). Also the Vernagtferner and the Gepatschferner.

Thanks to Peter Spijker for this description.



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Trip Reports

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

There are 3 trip reports for Fluchtkogel.

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  • Log #15023 - by Norbert Fels on Dec 29, 2000
    Easy trip, great views. Brandenburger Haus is one of the most beautiful huts in Austria.
  • Log #15024 - by Gert Verbrugghen on Sep 08, 2000
    This summit is very easy to climb and once your on the top you have a beautifull view!!! This is THE peak for beginners!
  • Log #15025 - by Peter Spijker on July 31, 2000
    Nice Rockclimbing on the north-grate. Could only see five meters away. In the descend suddenly all clouds went up. A very spectacular view on a enormous gletscher.