Silvretta

Silvapark - Galtür

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The central boulder fields below the mountain Ballunspitze

 

Situation:  Below the mountain Ballunspitze close to Galtür in the Silvretta mountain range (Austria)
Climate:    At an altitude of 2000-2300m, snow in winter; the bouldering season depends on the snow situation and is generally May - October
Rock:        Biotite-Orthogneiss 
Topo:        Silvretta Block (GEBRO Verlag)

 

Boulder problems

370 Problems Fb 1 - Fb 8b+, some of them projects

Fb 1 - 3 :       41

Fb 4:             33

Fb 5:             68

Fb 6a - 6b+ : 87

Fb 6c - 7a+ : 50

Fb 7b - 7c+: 50

Fb 8a - 8b+: 16

Proj.:            25

 

 

The access signs for the bouldering park

 

Content

 


Sector "Sekten"                                                                                           (Content)

The excellent but very high arête "Zu jung zum Sterben" (6b)

 

84 Boulder problems

Fb 1 - 3 :       31

Fb 4:               9

Fb 5:             13

Fb 6a - 6b+ : 14

Fb 6c - 7a+ :   5

Fb 7b - 7c+:    7

Fb 8a - 8b+:    1

Proj.:                4

 

"Odin" (7b) at the Sekten-boulder

A "Black" marked problem (5b)

at the central place of the sector

 


Sector "Anam Cara"                                                                                  (Content)

One of the most famous boulders in the boulder world with "Anam Cara" (8b+) on it

 

25 Boulder problems

Fb 1 - 3 :         0

Fb 4:               3

Fb 5:               5

Fb 6a - 6b+ :   8

Fb 6c - 7a+ :   3

Fb 7b - 7c+:    4

Fb 8a - 8b+:    2

Proj.:                0

 


Sector "Lahnenberg"                                                                                  (Content)

"Rothaut" (4b)

 

30 Boulder problems

Fb 1 - 3 :         1

Fb 4:               8

Fb 5:             10

Fb 6a - 6b+ :   5

Fb 6c - 7a+ :   3

Fb 7b - 7c+:    3

Fb 8a - 8b+:    0

Proj.:               0

 

Some micro crimps wait on "Stellwerk" (7b+/c)

 

 


Sector "Schuh des Manitu"                                                                       (Content)

A very nice boulder with a perfect panorama view on the Kops-dam; "Squa man" (6c+)

 

28 Boulder problems

Fb 1 - 3 :         1

Fb 4:               3

Fb 5:               6

Fb 6a - 6b+ :   9

Fb 6c - 7a+ :    3

Fb 7b - 7c+:     5

Fb 8a - 8b+:     0

Proj.:                1

 

A perfect overhanging arête:

"Tomahawk" (7a+)

 Another arête with view on the lake:

"Xelow" (6b)

 


Sector "Super Crack"                                                                                  (Content)

An extremely beautiful boulder which gave the name for the sector

 

73 Boulder problems

Fb 1 - 3 :         5

Fb 4:               6

Fb 5:             17

Fb 6a - 6b+ : 16

Fb 6c - 7a+ :  14

Fb 7b - 7c+:     8

Fb 8a - 8b+:     1

Proj.:                6

 

A nice ramp with an interesting mantle:

"Wini Tatsch" (6a+)

Very steep and crimpy: "Go West" (7b+/c)

 


Sector "Palm Beach"                                                                                    (Content)

At the Palm-Beach you can easily relax ...

 

58 Boulder problems

Fb 1 - 3 :         1

Fb 4:               3

Fb 5:               9

Fb 6a - 6b+ : 17

Fb 6c - 7a+ :  10

Fb 7b - 7c+:     9

Fb 8a - 8b+:     7

Proj.:                2

 

... or push the pedal to the metal as here on the excellent problem

"Zwiederwurzn" (7c+) ...

 

...or in the extreme classic "Schattenkrieger" (8a)

But also in the lower grades you will have fun!

Here an interesting problem using 2 boulders:

"Doppelwhopper" (6b)

 


Sector "Golden Gate"                                                                                   (Content)

Another extreme classic is the roof problem "Golden Gate" (8b)

 

42 Boulder problems

Fb 1 - 3 :         2

Fb 4:               1

Fb 5:               5

Fb 6a - 6b+ : 11

Fb 6c - 7a+ :    8

Fb 7b - 7c+:     9

Fb 8a - 8b+:     2

Proj.:                4

 


Sector "Falsche Götter"                                                                                (Content)

A killer boulder with the problem "Falsche Götter" (7c+/8a+) on it!

 

15 Boulder problems

Fb 1 - 3 :         0

Fb 4:               0

Fb 5:               3

Fb 6a - 6b+ :   5

Fb 6c - 7a+ :    0

Fb 7b - 7c+:     3

Fb 8a - 8b+:     1

Proj.:                3

 


Sector "Outlands"                                                                                           (Content)

The boulder with the problem "Skiroute" (7a+/8a+) is really worth the long access!

 

15 Boulder problems

Fb 1 - 3 :         0

Fb 4:               0

Fb 5:               0

Fb 6a - 6b+ :   2

Fb 6c - 7a+ :    4

Fb 7b - 7c+:     2

Fb 8a - 8b+:     2

Proj.:                5

 


Evening in the boulder field high above the Kops-dam