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 (2nd edition 2019) • (GEBRO Verlag)

 

Boulder problems

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

Fb 1 - 3 :         45

Fb 4:               48

Fb 5:               83

Fb 6a - 6b+ : 118

Fb 6c - 7a+ :   75

Fb 7b - 7c+:    75

Fb 8a - 8b+:    36

Proj.:                31

 

The access signs for the bouldering park

 

Content

 


Sector "Steinblock"                                                                                           (Content)

 

28 Boulder problems

Fb 1 - 3 :         0

Fb 4:               2

Fb 5:               1

Fb 6a - 6b+ :  5

Fb 6c - 7a+ :  4

Fb 7b - 7c+:   7

Fb 8a - 8b+:   7

Proj.:              2

  


Sector "Sekten"                                                                                           (Content)

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

 

101 Boulder problems

Fb 1 - 3 :       31

Fb 4:             10

Fb 5:             14

Fb 6a - 6b+ : 17

Fb 6c - 7a+ :   8

Fb 7b - 7c+:  13

Fb 8a - 8b+:    3

Proj.:               5

 

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

A "Black" marked problem (5b)

at the central place of the sector

 


Sector "Jamrock"                                                                                  (Content)

 

38 Boulder problems

Fb 1 - 3 :         2

Fb 4:               4

Fb 5:               5

Fb 6a - 6b+ : 14

Fb 6c - 7a+ : 10

Fb 7b - 7c+:    1

Fb 8a - 8b+:    2

Proj.:               0

 


Sector "Anam Cara"                                                                                  (Content)

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

 

50 Boulder problems

Fb 1 - 3 :         1

Fb 4:             10

Fb 5:               9

Fb 6a - 6b+ :   9

Fb 6c - 7a+ :   8

Fb 7b - 7c+:    7

Fb 8a - 8b+:    6

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+)

 

33 Boulder problems

Fb 1 - 3 :         1

Fb 4:                3

Fb 5:                8

Fb 6a - 6b+ :  11

Fb 6c - 7a+ :    3

Fb 7b - 7c+:     5

Fb 8a - 8b+:     1

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

 

75 Boulder problems

Fb 1 - 3 :          5

Fb 4:                7

Fb 5:              17

Fb 6a - 6b+ : 16

Fb 6c - 7a+ :  14

Fb 7b - 7c+:     8

Fb 8a - 8b+:     2

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 ...

 

62 Boulder problems

Fb 1 - 3 :         1

Fb 4:               3

Fb 5:               9

Fb 6a - 6b+ : 17

Fb 6c - 7a+ :  11

Fb 7b - 7c+:   12

Fb 8a - 8b+:     8

Proj.:                1

 

... 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)

 

44 Boulder problems

Fb 1 - 3 :         2

Fb 4:               1

Fb 5:               5

Fb 6a - 6b+ : 14

Fb 6c - 7a+ :   6

Fb 7b - 7c+:  10

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+:     4

Fb 8a - 8b+:     1

Proj.:                2

 


Sector "Terra Nova"                                                                                (Content)

 

3 Boulder problems

Fb 1 - 3 :         0

Fb 4:                0

Fb 5:                0

Fb 6a - 6b+ :   1

Fb 6c - 7a+ :    0

Fb 7b - 7c+:     2

Fb 8a - 8b+:     0

Proj.:                0

 


Sector "Birkhahn"                                                                                (Content)

11 Boulder problems

Fb 1 - 3 :         1

Fb 4:                0

Fb 5:                2

Fb 6a - 6b+ :    2

Fb 6c - 7a+ :    4

Fb 7b - 7c+:     1

Fb 8a - 8b+:     0

Proj.:                1

 


Sector "Outlands"                                                                                           (Content)

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

 

17 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+:    3

Proj.:               6

 


Sector "Ballun"                                                                                           (Content)

 

3 Boulder problems

Fb 1 - 3 :         0

Fb 4:               0

Fb 5:               0

Fb 6a - 6b+ :   0

Fb 6c - 7a+ :   0

Fb 7b - 7c+:    0

Fb 8a - 8b+:    1

Proj.:               3

 


Evening in the boulder field high above the Kops-dam