Schober/Kleisl (Rossi) Direct start*** VII-
180m, 7 pitches.

Rockfax Description
The original and harder start to the Schober/Kleisl (Rossi) route. Considerably harder than the more common variant but these initial pitches are arguably the best.
1) III, 35m. Scramble up easy ground until you reach a leftward sloping ramp.
2) VII-, 35m. Go direct for a few metres until you reach a large vertical slab. Teeter left across this with delicate moves (often an fixed sling) traversing for 3m then trend diagonally left on ever easier ground to a good belay on a ledge where you join the Schober/Kleisl (Rossi). © ROCKFAX

UKC Logbook Description
This is an alternative start for the Schober/Kleisl route that traverses in from the right with a pitch of VII-. The climbing is strenuous and technical though very well protected.


Rossi 1943
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This climb is in 12 logbooks, and on no wishlists.

Lead all pitches apart from the easy first one
timmyhobby - AltLd O/S - 12/Aug/15

Great route recommended as a good alpine grade VII (which i believe is what the guide book we used described it as) One very crimpy move round a corner at the end of the crux section onto the easier ground. Very enjoyable route.
hlegge - AltLd O/S - Jul/12 with Jack Hodgson

Hidden - Lead O/S - Aug/10

Kris - AltLd - Aug/10

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 23/Jun/10

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 23/Jun/10

superb. would be a *** e1/e2 at gogarth
WB - Lead O/S - 11/Sep/06 with Guy

NickJH - AltLd O/S - Jul/00 with JThomas

Hidden - AltLd - Jul/98

I think this is the route. I have it listed as Rossi's Route VI+ on the 1st tower. David led it all.
Dave Musgrove - 2nd O/S - 24/Jul/94 with Pete Finklaire, David

Hidden - Lead - Jun/87

Hidden - Lead - 1979

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