The Schalfkogel is located in the Otztaler Alpen near the Hochwildehaus. It's not very hard to climb the mountain, but for a beginning alpinist it's a nice challenge. I climbed the mountain when I was 15 and I really enyoyed it.

Elevation (feet): 11,634
Elevation (meters): 3,546
Continent: Europe
Country: Austria
Range/Region: Otztal Alps
Latitude: 46.801667
Longitude: 10.959167
Difficulty: Scramble
Best months for climbing: Jun, Jul, Aug
Nearest major airport: Innsbruck
Convenient Center: Obergurgl

Thanks to Ivar Noordenbos and Terrill Thompson for contributing to these details. (View history)

Trip Reports

There are 2 trip reports for Schalfkogel.

  • Log #15051 - by Ralf Schmid on Aug 17, 20003.00 stars
    very easy track onto a very impressive summit
  • Log #15052 - by Ivar Noordenbos on Aug 05, 20003.00 stars
    It was a great trip. I want to thank Helmut and Richard(the guides of our NKBV-CURSUS) for helping us to come on this peak!!