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Alpine climbing routes in Germany

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For those who enjoy an active vacation, we have lots of suggestions in Germany. Use our Travel Guide as a source of inspiration for planning your next adventure and browse through descriptions and route details of the most beautiful alpine climbing routes.
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The 10 Most Beautiful alpine climbing routes in Germany

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Alpine climbing · Allgäu
Rädlergrat (Himmelhorn)
Premium content Difficulty VI difficult
1
25 km
10:30 h
1,444 m
1,444 m
Very serious alpine undertaking over a razor-sharp ridge with steep grass up to 70 ° and rock difficulties up to the 6th degree (UIAA), only a few pitons available (one of Walter Pause´s routes in extreme rock)
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Alpine climbing · Allgäu
South Ridge (Southern Höllhorn)
Premium content Difficulty VI-, 5b difficult
1
27.1 km
8:00 h
1,350 m
1,350 m
Alpine pleasure climbing in mostly solid rock in the beautiful surroundings of the Allgäu Alps
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Alpine climbing · Allgäu
South ridge (Burgberger Hörnle)
Premium content Difficulty IV, 4a easy
1
3.4 km
4:00 h
550 m
550 m
Short and easily secured climbing up to the 4th grade (III/A0), perfect for getting started with alpine climbing
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Alpine climbing · Berchtesgaden Alps
Hexennase (1.369 m) - Großer Rotofenturm über Berchtesgadener Rinne
recommended route Difficulty III-, 3a moderate
3
5.8 km
5:30 h
750 m
750 m
Die Klettertour auf den großen Rotofenturm (1.369 m) führt in drei Seillängen im 3. Schwierigkeitsgrad auf die Hexennase  (Montgelasnase).
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Alpine climbing · Allgäu
Über die Krottenspitzen - der längste Allgäuer Grat
Premium content Difficulty IV difficult
1
31.6 km
14:00 h
2,500 m
2,500 m
Landschaftlich grandiose Überschreitung des längsten Grates der Allgäuer Alpen. Anspruchsvolle Kletterstellen bis in den IV. Grad, ausgesetztes Gehgelände in brüchigem Fels, mehrere Abseilstellen und nicht zuletzt die schiere Länge der Unternehmung bilden ein Anforderungsprofil, dem nur erfahrene Allround-Alpinisten gewachsen sind.
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Alpine climbing · Bavarian Alps
Schöne Aussicht - Plaisirtour in der Engelstein Nordwand
recommended route Difficulty VII-, 6a+ difficult
1
3.3 km
2:30 h
250 m
250 m
Die Plaisirklettertour Schöne Aussicht in der Nordseite des Engelsteins führt in drei Seillängen in festem Kalk auf den Gipfel. Die Tour im 7. Schwierigkeitsgrad ist komplett mit Bohrhaken abgesichert.
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Alpine climbing · Allgäu
Schwarzer Riss (Trettachspitze)
Premium content Difficulty V+, 5b moderate
6.6 km
8:00 h
492 m
1,461 m
Vertical, exposed climbing in mostly firm, compact rock through the west face of the Trettachspitze (alpine classic)
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Alpine climbing · Zugspitzland
Höllentorkopf Nordkante (IV+)
recommended route Difficulty IV+, 4b moderate
2
3.6 km
7:00 h
550 m
550 m
Schöne alpine aber ausreichend abgesicherte Klettertour in herrlicher Landschaft. Kletterei mehrfach im oberen 4. Grad. Zu- und Abstieg bei Benutzung der Bahn recht kommod.
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Alpine climbing · Tannheim Valley
South-west edge (Aggenstein)
Premium content Difficulty III+, 3c moderate
8.4 km
6:30 h
860 m
860 m
Nice, easy climbing always along the edge with sufficient protection in mostly solid rock
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Alpine climbing · Allgäu
Schneckgespenst (Schneck east face)
Premium content Difficulty VII-, 6a+ difficult
15.7 km
11:00 h
1,200 m
1,200 m
Vertical and exposed wall climbing in mostly solid, rough rock in the famous east face of the Schneck
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Klettergebiete in Deutschland

recommended route Difficulty IV+, 4a difficult
Distance 10.8 km
Duration 7:30 h
Ascent 1,000 m
Descent 1,000 m

Auf der Kampenwandüberschreitung wechseln sich gesicherte Kletterstellen, frei zu begehende Abschnitte im Auf- und Abstieg ab und es muss auch ...

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Mr. Pfade: Kletterabenteuer Altenahr Extrem *NEU 2022* by Wander
June 03, 2022 · Community
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When did you do this route? May 21, 2022
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Mr. Pfade: Kletterabenteuer Altenahr Extrem *NEU 2022* by Lukas
May 15, 2022 · Community
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When did you do this route? June 19, 2021
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