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19.05.2020 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Jakob Schubert, Jorg Verhoeven unleash their Zillertal creativity

Two difficult new sport climbs in the Zillertal, Austria: Walk the Line 9a freed by Jakob Schubert at Monkey Island and Der Weg zur Quelle 8c+ freed by Jorg Verhoeven at Schwarze Wand.

19.01.2020 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Hohe Warte, Raphaela Haug and Martin Schidlowski strut up Catwalk in Valsertal

In Valsertal (Zillertal Alps, Tyrol) Martin Schidlowski and Raphaela Haug have climbed Catwalk, a probable new mixed line up the NE Face of Hohe Warte.

12.12.2019 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Karoline Sinnhuber highballs hard in Austria’s Zillertal

Austrian climber Karoline Sinnhuber has climbed Knockin' on heavens door, an 8A+ highball boulder problem in the Zillertal.

14.11.2018 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Save Zillergrund Wald, threat to Zillertal bouldering area mobilises thousands

Update about the climbers protest against the planned quarry expansion which would irreversibly destroy the Zillergrund Wald bouldering area in the Zillertal, Austria.

09.11.2018 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Zillertal bouldering area threatened in Austria

The Zillergrund Wald bouldering area in the Zillertal, Austria, is at risk of closure due to quarrying. The local climbers have launched a petition and are appealing to the climbing community to help safeguard the area’s future.

24.06.2017 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Alexander Megos 9a+ sends from Austria to Ceüse

German climber Alexander Megos has made fast ascents of three 9a+ sports climbs: Jungle Boogie at Ceuse in France, Companion of Change in Austria’s Zillertal and Clash of the Titans at Götterwandl.

21.11.2015 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Jakob Schubert claims Zillertal's first 9a

On 17/11/2015 Jakob Schubert freed Companion of Change, the first 9a in the Zillertal, Austria.

28.06.2014 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Roland Hemetzberger discovers Zillertal's Golden Secret

This spring Roland Hemetzberger from Germany made the first free ascent of Golden Secret (8b+, 100m) Zillertal, Austria.

01.01.2014 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Schwarze Witwe, new route up Austria's Hohe Warte by Simon Gietl and Gerry Fiegl

The alpinists Gerhard Fiegl and Simon Gietl have made the first ascent of Schwarze Witwe (WI6 M5, 800m) up the North Face of Hohe Warte, Zillertal Alps, Austria.

12.12.2013 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

David Lama solos new climb on Hohe Kirche in Valsertal

On 8/12/2013 Austrian alpinist David Lama made the first ascent, solo, of Nordverschneidung (400m, 90°, WI4, M4/5, VI/VII) up the North Face of Hohe Kirche in the Valsertal, Zillertal Alps, Austria.

30.07.2013 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Jorg Verhoeven and the Zillertaler Hauptkamm traverse

In July Jorg Verhoeven carried out the traverse of the Zillertaler Hauptkamm in Austria. An unusual week of alpinism in the busy schedule of a great sport climbing champion.

14.06.2013 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

David Lama solos Sagwand Mittelpfeiler

On 14 May David Lama soloed the Mittelpfeiler route (800m, M5) up Sagwand in the Valsertal, Zillertal Alps, Austria.

04.09.2012 by Mauro Calibani in Climbing

A Zillertal climbing holiday at home with Gerhard Hörhager for Mauro Calibani & friends

Mauro Calibani recounts his holiday with family and friends at the home of Gerhard Hörhager, in Austria's Zillertal rock paradise. A step back into climbing history, in the footsteps of great Hörhager and his Graceland 8b and Ganja 8a+ trad, two emblematic testpieces first ascended by this strong climber in the middle of the magnificent (climbing) 80's.

08.02.2011 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

New ice climbs in Austria's Floitental by Leichtfried, Purner & Co

Two new icefalls in the Floitental (Zillertal), Austria: Excalibur (WI6/R, 120m, Albert Leichtfried & Paul Mair 30/01/2011) and Quasimodo (M7 WI7, 90m, Benedikt Purner & Klaus Pietersteiner 03/02/2011).

18.02.2010 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Gorillas im Nebel, new mixed route in the Zillertal, Austria

On 15 February Albert Leichtfried and Benedikt Purner carried out the first free ascent of "Gorillas im Nebel" (120m, M10/WI6) in the Zillertal, Austria.

08.04.2009 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Avalanche danger in Zillertal climbing areas

Due to the abundant snowfall this winter, Gerhard Hörhager has launched the following avalanche warning for Austria's Zillertal prior to Easter.

02.09.2008 by Planetmountain in Climbing

New routes in Austria's Zillertal by Fischhuber and Verhoeven

Kilian Fischhuber and Jorg Verhoeven have been active in Austria's Zillertal, making the first ascents of Dolby surround 8c+ and Ichi Ban 8c.

01.09.2008 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Zillertal climbing threat and quarry protest

Climbing in two areas of the Austria's idyllic Zillertal, the Zillergrundwald and Ginzling Taufenkopf is at risk due to quarrying. Local climbers are asking all climbers for support and protest signatures.

29.08.2008 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Lama and Verhoeven create Desperation of the Northface, Sagwand, Zillertal Alps

David Lama from Austria and Jorg Verhoeven from Holland have carried out the first ascent of "Desperation of the Northface", an 820m line with difficulties up to 7b on the Sagwand (3227m) in the Zillertal Alps, Austria.

21.08.2007 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Climbing in the Zillertal, Ewige Jagdgründe Austria

Rock climbing in the Zillertal - Austria's granite climbing Eldorado, just 1 hour from Innsbruck in the heart of the Tyrol.

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