Elevation

12,375 ft / 3,772 m

#2 in Tirol

#2 in Austria

Prominence

7,424 ft / 2,263 m

#2 in Tirol

#2 in Austria

Summits

20 summits

#3 in Tirol

#6 in Austria

Top climbing months

August   36%

April   18%

July   18%

Highlights

  • Wildspitze is the highest mountain in the Ötztal Alps and the 2nd highest mountain in Austria after the Großglockner.
  • The large number of glaciers and relatively easy routes make it popular with ice climbers and ski tourers.
  • Has twin peaks, with a rocky south summit (the higher) and a firn-covered north summit.
  • The 50° north face is popular with ice climbers.

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