The steep rock and the indescribable summit experience not only attract advanced climbers and professionals, but also children and beginners, who can learn to climb, this wonderful sport, in our climbing gardens. Of course, it is best learned under the guidance of experienced guides from the mountaineering schools. A sense of achievement is thus guaranteed.
Indoor and outdoor climbing, climbing courses and via ferrata – all this is offered by the Brandnertal. In each of the four communities in the valley there are opportunities to practice or learn this sport.
Indoor climbing possibility in Brand
Brand community hall, simple climbing wall, T +43 5559 308
Indoor climbing opportunities in Bludenz
VAL BLU Sports, indoor and outdoor climbing wall, T +43 5552 67929
ÖAV bouldering room, 200 m² incl. beginners area, equipment rental, T +43 5552 62639
Indoor climbing possibility in Bürs
KLIMMEREI Boulder GmbH, Qadrella 10, 6706 Bürs, T +43 5552 21 844
Bouldering room, 550 m² incl. beginner area
Climbing garden in Bürs
Climbing garden at the entrance to the Bürser gorge (ÖAV members); Grade V – X+
Lünersee-Brand climbing garden
Climbing garden at the Lünerseebahn valley station; Grade IV – VI+
mountain guides and hiking guides
Whether it’s a climbing course or a guided tour in alpine terrain, Alpin Live and Berg AKTIV are our specialists when it comes to climbing.
Alpin Live, T +43 664 3416243
Berg AKTIV Brandnertal, T +43 664 88511271
Via ferrata Saulakopf – Brand
The Saulakopf via ferrata was opened in June 2007. It leads through the east face and over the southeast ridge of the Saulakopf. The via ferrata impresses with great views of the Lünersee, the Zimba and the entire Montafon.
Summit: Saulakopf, 2,517 m
Degree of difficulty: B/C, some sections D and one section D/E
Starting point ascent: from the Douglasshütte approx. 1 hour 15 minutes, from the Heinrich-Hueter-Hütte approx. 45 minutes,
Descent: South of the summit via the marked Saulasteig to the Saulajoch and on to the Lünerseebahn.
Climbing time: ascent: 2 hours, descent: 2 hours
Equipment: helmet, climbing harness with via ferrata set, gloves
Best Season: June to October