Zuckerhütl

Pictured By – pja2 The Zuckerhütl is a mountain in Tyrol, Austria at a height of 3505 metres. It  is the highest peak of the Stubai Alps and lies at the southern end of the Stubaital Valley. It derives its name, the German for sugarloaf, from its conical shape. In nearby Italy it is known…

Wildspitze

Pictured By – Whgler Wildspitze at 3768 meters is the highest mountain in the Ötztal Alps and in North Tyrol, as well as the second highest mountain in Austria after the Großglockner and in terms of prominence is the fourth summit of the Alps and the fifteenth of Europe. Reaching the summit is an amazing…

Tschirgant

Pictured By – Josef Saurwein The Tschirgant is 2370 meters high and situated near Imst in Tyrol, Austria. The summit lies on the boarder of the municipalities of Karrosten amd karres. The mountain derives its name from its shovel shaped summit. Under the mountain runs the 5100 meter long Roppener tunnel of the Inntalautobahn. Summit…

Wetterwandeck

Pictured By – Herbert Rieger The Wetterwandeck is a summit at 2,698 meters high, in the Wetterstein mountains on the Austro-German border. It is located south of Germany’s highest peak, the Zugspitze, above the Southern Schneeferner in the ridge which borders the Zugspitzplatt to the south. Being part of the popular Zugspitze ski resort there…

Wilder Kaiser

Pictured By – Xell The Wilder Kaiser is 2344 meters high and forms part of the  “Kaisergebirge” (Emperor mountains) commonly referred to as the Kaiser Mountains which form a range in the northern Limestone Alps and eastern Alps. It consists of two mountain ridges, the Zahmer Kaiser (Gentle or tame Emperor ) to the North…

Serles

Pictured By – Basotxerri Serles is a mountain 2717 meters high and forms part of the Stubai Alps in the Austrian region known as the Tyrol. Its nickname is Altar von Tirol, literally the Altar of Tyrol. The Serles summit is an almost completely isolated pyramid of rocks which, according to a myth, is a…

Olperer

Pictured By – Tiia Monto The Olperer is a 3,476 meters high mountain in the Zillertal Alps in the Austrian district of Tyrol. It is the main summit on the Tux Crest and is often crossed in the summer as climbers transit from the Olperer Hut to the Geraer Hut, the former is one of…