Lisenser Fernerkogel

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A fine isolated rocky peak on the northern edge of the Stubai Alps, with extensive views. Easiest route is from the Franz Senn Hut over the Rinnennieder (2902m), then across the Lisenser glacier. A rocky scramble leads on to the steeper Rotgratferner glacier, followed by a scramble up the rocky south ridge to the summit.

Elevation (feet): 10,823
Elevation (meters): 3,299
Continent: Europe
Country: Austria
Range/Region: Stubai Alps
Latitude: 47.0833
Longitude: 11.1167
Difficulty: Basic Snow/Ice Climb
Best months for climbing: Jul, Aug, Sep
Nearest major airport: Munich
Convenient Center: Neustift

Trip Reports

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

There are 3 trip reports for Lisenser Fernerkogel.

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  • Log #16687 - by Peter Bentvelsen on May 26, 2004
    Very rewarding mixed tour. We started in the mist at the Franz Senn hut, and waited somewhat at the Rinnennieder for the mist to disappear (as the weather forecast promised us). Indeed the sky opened...
  • Log #16688 - by Imeyen on Aug 29, 2001
    This climb has changed a lot over time. It is now a real sporting event, with lots of students from Innsbruck using it as a training ground, especially late in April or in May. 5-6 hours used to be...
  • Log #16689 - by Steve Foster on July 13, 2001
    An excellent climb over mixed terrain, well away from the crowds. There was no one else in the area on the day we were there, and the summit book showed only two entries in the previous week. Overall...