Climbs 25
Rocktype Granite
Altitude 2787m a.s.l

summit pinnacle Sudgrat © Nadir khan

Crag features

A premier alpine rock destination featuring the classic Salbit south and west ridges, plus many other routes accessible from the Salbithütte.

Approach notes

The Salbithütte is reached with 900m ascent from car parking at Ulmi in the Göeschenertal, or with a less steep 1000m ascent from the train station at Göschenen.

A short HD video of a visit in August 2015 to the premier alpine rock destination of the Salbitschijen 2981m, near Göschenen in Central Switzerland to climb the super-classic 16 pitch 550M South Ridge. The Sudgrat is often described as one of the best and most beautiful climbs of its type and grade in the whole of the Alps. Anyway here is a short HD video featuring the flora + fauna, time lapses, views of the outrageous Westgrat, big towers, super-exposed ridges + giddyfying drops, culminating in the photogenic Gipfelnadel summit pinnacle! :-) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=85JYmIeEAoc Cheers Dave
BALD EAGLE - 30/Sep/15
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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
1Gipfelnadel über die E-Kante4c ***4
 Westgrat 
3West RidgeED1 ***29
4SE-Wand6a+  
 West Grat Turm II 
6Hammerbruch
-
F6b ***2
 West Grat Turm IV 
8Harzbaragge7a+ 1
 Gipfelwand 
10Direkte Südwand
-
6a  
11South Face (Buch)5c **1
 Südgrat 
13South Ridge
-
D ***101
 Zahn 
15Takala5a  
16Wizzuri6b+ **1
 Zwillingsturm 
18Anderrüthi / Niedermann5c ***2
19Licht und Schatten
-
6a 1
20Clock and Stock6a+ ***1
 Ostgrat 
22Genesis6a+  
23Ostgrat
-
F5 **2
24Paralleler Ostgrat5a 1
25Morgesunnä5c  
 Gemsplanggen 
27Hüttengrat4c 6
28Hamavre6b  
29Incredibile6a ***13
30Me-Mo
-
F6b+ **1
31Leviathan6b+ 2
32Aline im Wunderland6b+  
 Meiggelenplatte S-Wand 
34Affenfaust6c+ ***1
 Klettergärten Salbit 
36Hoppla Vreni6a+ *1
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