Schober

Elevation (feet): 4,359
Elevation (meters): 1,329
Continent: Europe
Country: Austria
Range/Region: Austrian Alps
Latitude: 47.812924
Longitude: 13.311653
Difficulty: Walk up
Best months for climbing: May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov
Nearest major airport: Salzburg
Convenient Center: Salzburg

Thanks to peter lyssy for adding this peak.

Schober is a very popular pre-alpine mountain in the surroundings of the city of Salzburg. It rises with a remarkable rocky wall above lake Fuschlsee.

Map : publishers Kompass, sheet 17, 1: 50 000 ( meters ), Salzburger Seengebiet ( Salzburg and its lakes ).

From the village Fuschl am See drive direction Thalgau to a road branch. On a small secondary road to a parking below castle ruin Wartenfels ( appr. 2800 ft ). On a broad path to the ruin, then on a steep path with many cables in the upper part to the top., 1 h. Descent some 200 ft to west and ascent to secondary top Frauenkopf ( 15 minutes). Descent on a broad path ( caution of stone-fall when crossing a rubble slope) to Wartenfels, 3/4 h.

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