Stripsenkopf and Hundskopf | 1807m

Region and route description

Difficult via ferrata (C) with a very difficult variant (C/D) at Hundskopf and an extremely difficult exit variant (E) at the summit. The via ferrata requires sure-footedness and a head for heights. Via ferrata time: 45 minutes.

Ascent: From the parking lot, follow the direction towards Stripsenjochhaus. Can be reached in 1.5 hours according to the signs. From there after walking few minutes towards Hundskopf, you will see via ferrata entry point. There is a rope bridge on the left bifurcation which can be avoided if you take the right section. After walking few meters the second part of the klettersteig start, which is B/C. After second one, the last one is on the left of Stripsenkopf which has a variant E on the right part of the bifurcation. The top of the klettersteigs is attached in the pictures.

Descent: Same as ascent avoiding via ferrata.

Automatic direction calculation (experimental feature, please provide feedback)

If you drive before 5pm, you have to pay 4EUR toll for the road.

By public transport:
    Train station near start point: St. Johann in Tirol (10.1 Km from start point)

------
Map and directions

Optional information
Automatic hut detection (experimental feature, please provide feedback)

Stripsenjochhaus (1602 m):
    Website: Homepage
    Phone: +43 664 3559094
    Wikipedia: Wikipedia page
    Location: Google maps

------
Add photos

Difficult via ferrata (C) with a very difficult variant (C/D) at Hundskopf and an extremely difficult exit variant (E) at the summit. The via ferrata requires sure-footedness and a head for heights. Via ferrata time: 45 minutes.

Ascent: From the parking lot, follow the direction towards Stripsenjochhaus. Can be reached in 1.5 hours according to the signs. From there after walking few minutes towards Hundskopf, you will see via ferrata entry point. There is a rope bridge on the left bifurcation which can be avoided if you take the right section. After walking few meters the second part of the klettersteig start, which is B/C. After second one, the last one is on the left of Stripsenkopf which has a variant E on the right part of the bifurcation. The top of the klettersteigs is attached in the pictures.

Descent: Same as ascent avoiding via ferrata.

Automatic direction calculation (experimental feature, please provide feedback)

If you drive before 5pm, you have to pay 4EUR toll for the road.

By public transport:
    Train station near start point: St. Johann in Tirol (10.1 Km from start point)

------
Automatic hut detection (experimental feature, please provide feedback)

Stripsenjochhaus (1602 m):
    Website: Homepage
    Phone: +43 664 3559094
    Wikipedia: Wikipedia page
    Location: Google maps

------
Technical Difficulty Difficult
Gear Hiking Boots , Klettersteig Set , Helmet , Gloves
Popularity 1
Highest point 1807m
Total gain 803m
Total loss 803m
Duration 03:13
Distance 7.5Km
Rating 913