The Stubai Valley is a paradise for ice climbers. 20m-high ice climbing tower right in the ski area of the Stubai Glacier, at the Gamsgarten mountain station is perfect for climbing courses for beginners and an excellent training opportunity for the advanced. Use is free of charge. Knowledge of appropriate belaying techniques is a precondition.
First ice climbing experiences can be made top-rope on the ice climbing tower at the Gamsgarten. It is best to book a beginners’ course at the Stubai Alpin mountain guide office.
Ice climbing equipment is available on site.
They are called “Schneewittchen” (Snow White), “Eiszeit” (Ice Age) or “Männer ohne Nerven” (Men without nerves) – frozen waterfalls abound in the Stubai Valley. The area is a paradise for ice climbers …