Elevation (feet): 6,585
Elevation (meters): 2,007
Continent: Europe
Country: Austria
Range/Region: Austrian Alps
Latitude: 47.689081
Longitude: 15.688777
Difficulty: Walk up
Best months for climbing: May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct
Nearest major airport: Vienna, Austria
Convenient Center: Gloggnitz

Thanks to raxnurmi for adding this peak.

Rax is a plateau mountain, so the peak is relatively easy to reach from the nearest hut (Karl-Ludwighaus), in ca. 30 minutes. The ascent to the hut is steep though.

Trip Reports

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  • Log #22365 - by raxnurmi on Dec 11, 2012
    walked up with snowshows form the last hut, but snow was wind-pressed anyway. absolutely clear sky. fantastic views of the surrounding east alpes. few tour skiers were also ascending.