Hochkönig, Austria

Prominence: 2181 m, 7156 ft

Elevation: 2941 meters, 9649 feet

True Isolation: 33.63 km, 20.9 mi
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)47° 25' 13'' N, 13° 3' 45'' E
47.420263, 13.062393 (Dec Deg)
353854 E 5253688 N, Zone 33 (UTM)
County/Second Level RegionSankt Johann Im Pongau

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 68
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 63)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2009-07-17 by Anthony Olivari (Unsuccessful)
     2010-09-26 by Rob Woodall
     2011-07-16 by Nikolaus Zulinski
     2012-10-14 by Martin Richardson
     2013-07-31 by Mark McAllister
     2019-06-28 by Péter Hugli
     2019-08-14 by Justus Cöster (GPS Track)
     2019-10-12 by AF G
     2021-07-31 by Josef Nuernberger
     2022-08-13 by Lev Babiev (GPS Track)
     2023-01-29 by James Barlow (Unsuccessful) (GPS Track)

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Matrashaus alpine hut on top of Hochkönig (2014-08-30). Photo by Malek Belhadj.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2181 m/7156 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 2181 m/7156 ft
  Key Col: Talwasserscheide Maishofen    760 m/2493 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 33.63 km/20.9 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: 47.1875, 12.7783
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Schneespitz  (SW)
RangesContinent: Europe
Range2: Alps
Range3: Northern Alps
Range4: Kitzbuhel (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsInn
Black Sea
Sea of Marmara
Aegean Sea
Mediterranean Sea
Atlantic Ocean
Data Source1:50,000 Topographic Survey Map
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Other Photos

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Torsäule (8491'/2588m) and Hoher Dachstein (9826'/2995m) from Matrashaus on top of Hochkönig (9649'/2941m) (2019-08-15). Photo by Justus Cöster.
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Easy and fun route via Via Ferrata (2021-09-15). Photo by JAAN HELLERMANN.
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