Really a sharp pinnacle. Normal way up is the south east pilar and down the Schwarze Rinne (black gully). Climbing has degree III+. Much more difficult routes are there too. The rock is first class chalk and very solid. I can really recommend it for people looking for a joy climb.

Elevation (feet): 2,750
Elevation (meters): 838
Continent: Europe
Country: Austria
Latitude: 47.15
Longitude: 9.15
Difficulty: Technical Climb
Best months for climbing: Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct
Nearest major airport: Innsbruck
Convenient Center: St. Anton or Zurs

Thanks to MMag. phil. Bernhard Fleisch for adding this peak.

Trip Reports

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  • Log #12557 - by MMag. phil. Bernhard Fleisch on Aug 27, 2001
    After a couple of years I climbed the South-pilar of the Rockspitze again with my pal Rudolf Slanitz. I was very nice to climb this ver< solid rock. Only the downway through the black gully was a bit...