ÖTZTAL


THE PURE MOUNTAIN EXPERIENCE

Join us on a four-day Alpine Mountaineering experience in one of the most enchanting valleys in Tyrol, Austria. Upon arrival in Obergurgl, you'll receive your free outfit and test gear before heading out on a great adventure. Vast glaciers, steep faces and sharp ridges will give you a real feel for what an ideal mountaineering playground is like. This Alpine Mountaineering experience includes one night in a mountain hut as well as one night at a base camp, where participants sleep at high altitude, in a tent under the stars. For more information, please refer to the contest’s Terms and Conditions .

WIN THIS PURE MOUNTAIN EXPERIENCE

SALEWA GEARS YOU UP WITH THE RIGHT EQUIPMENT

All participants will get a free outfit to make sure they get the protection and comfort they need to fully enjoy the activity. Salewa will also provide accessories and technical hardware to test during the Get Vertical event. Some of the products listed below will be part of the free outfit. For details please refer to the terms and conditions / contests official rules

WOMEN MEN

North-X Ice Axe

A lightweight, versatile performance ice axe for all activities related to technical mountaineering: alpine ascents.

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ORTLES GORE-TEX® WARM GLOVES

Waterproof, warm and breathable glove for mountaineering and glacier crossing with a durable goatskin reinforced leather palm.

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Ortles Light Down Hooded Men's Jacket

A windproof, water-repellent and versatile men’s insulation down jacket – a warm mid or outer layer for alpine mountaineering.

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Ortles 2 GORE-TEX® Pro Hardshell Men's Jacket

A waterproof and breathable shell jacket for men with a GORE-TEX® Pro membrane that offers full protection.

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Peuterey 40L Backpack

A robust, 40-litre mountaineering/ alpine climbing pack with a contact-fit carry and load control.

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Ortles Cubic Polarlite Long Sleeve Men's Baselayer

A lightweight and breathable men’s fleece baselayer for mountaineering, ski mountaineering and other mountain activities.

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Raven 2 GORE-TEX® Men's Shoes

A lightweight men’s mountaineering boot with an abrasion-resistant fabric, microfibre, suede upper and waterproof GORE-TEX®.

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Alpinist Combi Crampon

Durable, 12-point steel crampon for alpine touring including high-alpine, ridges, north faces.

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Ortles GORE® WINDSTOPPER® Durastretch Softshell Men's Pant

Windproof, breathable and water-repellent men’s mountaineering and ski touring pants.

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Ortles Hybrid 2 PrimaLoft® Women's Jacket

A windproof, warm, water-repellent hybrid insulated jacket for women with PrimaLoft® synthetic insulation.

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Puez Wool Headband

Warm, breathable, soft, knitted headband with 50% wool and a polarlite fleece lining, for trekking and travel.

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Ortles Powertex 3 Layers Stretch Hardshell Women's Jacket

A waterproof, windproof and breathable shell jacket for women with POWERTEX weather protection and CORDURA® fiber technology.

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Guide 45L Backpack

A robust, 45-litre ski mountaineering/mountaineering pack with a contact-fit carrying system.

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Alpinist Combi Crampon

Durable, 12-point steel crampon for alpine touring including high-alpine, ridges, north faces.

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A versatile women’smountaineering boot with an abrasion-resistant fabric upper and waterproof GORE-TEX® protection.

A versatile women’smountaineering boot with an abrasion-resistant fabric upper and waterproof GORE-TEX® protection.

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Ortles Polartec® High Loft™ Full-Zip Women's Hoody

A warm women’s fleece hoody for mountaineering, freeriding and ice climbing.

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Ortles Harness

A lightweight, minimalist harness for ski mountaineering, glacier travel and high-altitude mountaineering.

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ORTLES GORE® WINDSTOPPER® DURASTRETCH SOFTSHELL WOMEN'S PANT

Windproof, breathable and water-repellent women's mountaineering and ski touring pants.

SHOP NOW

North-X Ice Axe

A lightweight, versatile performance ice axe for all activities related to technical mountaineering: alpine ascents.

SHOP NOW

ORTLES GORE-TEX® WARM GLOVES

Waterproof, warm and breathable glove for mountaineering and glacier crossing with a durable goatskin reinforced leather palm.

SHOP NOW

Ortles Light Down Hooded Men's Jacket

A windproof, water-repellent and versatile men’s insulation down jacket – a warm mid or outer layer for alpine mountaineering.

SHOP NOW

Ortles 2 GORE-TEX® Pro Hardshell Men's Jacket

A waterproof and breathable shell jacket for men with a GORE-TEX® Pro membrane that offers full protection.

SHOP NOW

Peuterey 40L Backpack

A robust, 40-litre mountaineering/ alpine climbing pack with a contact-fit carry and load control.

SHOP NOW

Ortles Cubic Polarlite Long Sleeve Men's Baselayer

A lightweight and breathable men’s fleece baselayer for mountaineering, ski mountaineering and other mountain activities.

SHOP NOW

Raven 2 GORE-TEX® Men's Shoes

A lightweight men’s mountaineering boot with an abrasion-resistant fabric, microfibre, suede upper and waterproof GORE-TEX®.

SHOP NOW

Alpinist Combi Crampon

Durable, 12-point steel crampon for alpine touring including high-alpine, ridges, north faces.

SHOP NOW

Ortles GORE® WINDSTOPPER® Durastretch Softshell Men's Pant

Windproof, breathable and water-repellent men’s mountaineering and ski touring pants.

SHOP NOW

Ortles Hybrid 2 PrimaLoft® Women's Jacket

A windproof, warm, water-repellent hybrid insulated jacket for women with PrimaLoft® synthetic insulation.

SHOP NOW

Puez Wool Headband

Warm, breathable, soft, knitted headband with 50% wool and a polarlite fleece lining, for trekking and travel.

SHOP NOW

Ortles Powertex 3 Layers Stretch Hardshell Women's Jacket

A waterproof, windproof and breathable shell jacket for women with POWERTEX weather protection and CORDURA® fiber technology.

SHOP NOW

Guide 45L Backpack

A robust, 45-litre ski mountaineering/mountaineering pack with a contact-fit carrying system.

SHOP NOW

Alpinist Combi Crampon

Durable, 12-point steel crampon for alpine touring including high-alpine, ridges, north faces.

SHOP NOW

A versatile women’smountaineering boot with an abrasion-resistant fabric upper and waterproof GORE-TEX® protection.

A versatile women’smountaineering boot with an abrasion-resistant fabric upper and waterproof GORE-TEX® protection.

SHOP NOW

Ortles Polartec® High Loft™ Full-Zip Women's Hoody

A warm women’s fleece hoody for mountaineering, freeriding and ice climbing.

SHOP NOW

Ortles Harness

A lightweight, minimalist harness for ski mountaineering, glacier travel and high-altitude mountaineering.

SHOP NOW

ORTLES GORE® WINDSTOPPER® DURASTRETCH SOFTSHELL WOMEN'S PANT

Windproof, breathable and water-repellent women's mountaineering and ski touring pants.

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WHAT PAST PARTICIPANTS SAY ABOUT GET VERTICAL

"The Salewa Base Camp expanded my skiing and mountaineering experience beyond sidecoutry slopes, reaching the untouched glaciers and steep mountain ridges."

- Lidia - GET VERTICAL Winter 2018

"This short but intense adventure pushed the right buttons in my head and I will take advantage off all I have experienced and learned to further develop my mountain passion."

- Magda - GET VERTICAL Winter 2018

"The Base Camp was all about sharing a great time in the mountains-with like minded people - the winners, the guides as well as the Salewa Team. So happy to be a part of it!"

- Vojta - GET VERTICAL Winter 2018

"The Obergurgl basecamp was an amazing experience! I really enjoyed spending time with this excellent bunch of people. Thanks to Salewa for making this possible."

- Markus - GET VERTICAL Winter 2018

"When I arrived to the hut, I felt insicure. Then I remebered how happy I am when the snow, with the wind on my face tickles my face and I felt myself be confident and excited again!"

- Caterina - GET VERTICAL Winter 2018


EXPLORE THE ÖTZTAL VALLEY IN SUMMER

"The Ötztal valley and its surrounding mountains offer fantastic snow-covered views of the Alpine peaks, making it one of the most sought-after destinations for lovers of ski mountaineering, mountaineering or high-altitude trekking. Accompanied by professional mountain guides, you can share this intense alpine experience with whoever takes part in this adventure. Together you can climb up to high altitude or explore mountain villages such as the beautiful Obergurgl, located south of the valley. Obergurgl is known as "the" glacier country of Tyrol "" and is a favorite destination not only for mountaineers, but also for trekking enthusiasts and unspoiled nature lovers. "

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