Alpengasthof Praxmar
+43 5236 212

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Ice climbing in Tyrol

Icy climbing paradise in Austria’s west

Vertical ice walls, maximum concentration and the victory over gravity: numerous diversified icefalls are waiting to be climbed by you in the Sellrain Valley. The long reliability of the ice due to the altitude is a special advantage.

No matter whether you are a beginner or a pro, you choose!

Discover fascinating ice formations in the most beautiful corner of Austria.

  • Hängende Gärtenin Lüsens (classic ice climbing tour)
  • “Seigesbach-Eisfall” and “Zehentfäller” in Sellrain
  • “Stuppen-Eisfall”, “Sautrog-Eisfall” and “Bafflfall” at Gries im Sellrain
  • “Gasthausfall” and “Easy Afternoon” in Lüsens
  • “Plattkogel-Eisfall” and “Eisfall” in Ochsengarten in Kühtai

Ice climbing for beginners

Would you like to venture the first climbing attempts in glacial ice? Then book an ice climbing course at the mountaineering school in Kühtai.The sessions last 2 to 6 days and equipment can be rented on site. Incidentally, the DAV Summit Club offers climbing trips to Praxmar several times during the winter.

Off to Austria for ice climbing

Your expeditions into the ice in the Sellrain Valley start best from Alpengasthof Praxmar. Whether you are looking for a cosy hotel room or a spacious holiday apartment, the Melmer family looks forward to your non-binding request.


Alpengasthof Praxmar
Familie Melmer
Praxmar 8, 6184 St. Sigmund im Sellrain

Tel. +43 5236 212
Fax +43 5236 212-4