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OBERGURGL - HOCHGURGL

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SKI MOUNTAINEERING
7TH - 10TH MARCH, 2019
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THE PURE MOUNTAIN EXPERIENCE

Join us on a four-day ski 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 ski 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.

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EXPLORE THE PROGRAM

DAY 1

Arrival in Obergurgl, equipment check and ascent to the Langtalereck Hütte for the overnight stay.

DAY 2

On day two we tour to the top of Langtalerjochspitze (3157m) or Mittlerer Seelenkogl (3426m), depending weather forecast and snow conditions. After the ski mountaineering experience we have dinner at the hut and stay there overnight.

DAY 3

From the Langtalereck hut we will reach the summit of the Hinterer Seelenkogl (3472) or Schalfkogel (3540). Weather permitting, we'll set up a winter basecamp and sleep in tents.

DAY 4

We'll ski down to Obergurgl and have luch together, before saying goodbye.

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

Ortles 3 GORE-TEX® Pro Hardshell Women's Jacket

A women’s waterproof and breathable GORE-TEX® Pro shell jacket for full alpine weather protection.

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Ortles Zip Women's Longsleeve Shirt

Women’s warm breathable zip top for multi-activity alpine use.

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Lightning Carbon 240 Plus

A rapid-deployment, weight-saving carbon avalanche probe for professionals. Quickly extendable at the top.

Scratch SL Shovel

Strong and light, reliable and functional avalanche shovel.

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Ortles Hybrid TirolWool® Celliant® Women's Vest

Women’s warm, wind-resistant and water-repellent gilet with TirolWool® Celliant® hybrid insulation for mountaineering and multi-activity alpine use.

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Windproof, breathable, abrasion resistant softshell glove with full leather palm for mountaineering.

Windproof, breathable, abrasion resistant softshell glove with full leather palm for mountaineering.

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Agner Wool Headband

SALEWA logo, soft-feel headband. Made from 50% wool.

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Ortles Light 2 Down Women's Jacket

Warmth without weight – a wind-resistant, water-repellent women’s insulated down jacket for alpine mountaineering.

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Ortles 3 Durastretch Women's Pant

Our tough, wind-resistant, water-repellent and breathable women’s alpine pant.

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Rapace GORE-TEX® Women's Boots

A lightweight Women’s mountaineering boot with a nubuck upper and breathable GORE-TEX® protection.

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Ortles Hybrid TirolWool® Celliant® Women's Jacket

Warmer for longer – a women’s warm, wind-resistant and water-repellent jacket for alpine mountaineering with TirolWool® Celliant® hybrid insulation.

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Antelao Powertex 3 Layers Hardshell Men's Jacket

A hard-wearing men’s waterproof, windproof, breathable jacket for ski mountaineering and winter mountaineering activities.

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Ortles Hybrid TirolWool® Celliant® Men's Jacket

Warmer for longer – a men’s warm, wind-resistant and water-repellent jacket for alpine mountaineering with TirolWool® Celliant® hybrid insulation.

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Quick Ice Screw

The Quick Screw for ice climbing has an ergonomically-designed head for 50% faster placement and easier handling and racking.

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Alpine-X Ice Axe

A lightweight, hybrid ice axe for general mountaineering. Its ergonomic shape makes it especially comfortable to carry in the hand when used for support on ascents and descents.

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Agner Wool Headband

Salewa logo, soft-feel headband. Made from 50% wool.

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Antelao 2 Reversible Wool Beanie

A soft feel, warm and stylish reversible beanie with a SALEWA logo branding. Made of 50% wool, 50% polyester.

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Ortles GORE-TEX® Warm Gloves

Waterproof, warm and breathable glove for mountaineering and glacier crossing with a durable goatskin leather palm, reinforced back and GORE-TEX® glove insert.

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Winter Train 26 Backpack

A robust, 26-litre ski mountaineering, speed hiking and mountain sports pack with a Contact Flow Fit carrying system and Split Shoulder Straps.

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Ortles Zip Men's Longsleeve Shirt

Men’s warm breathable zip top for multi-activity alpine use.

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Antelao Powertex 3 Layers Hardshell Men's Pant

A robust men’s waterproof, windproof, breathable pant for ski mountaineering and winter mountaineering activities.

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Rapace GORE-TEX® Men's Boots

A lightweight men’s mountaineering boot with a nubuck upper and breathable GORE-TEX® protection.

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Ortles Medium 2 Down Men's Jacket

A warm, water-repellent, wind-resistant and versatile men’s down jacket that excels for alpine mountaineering and ice climbing.

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Ortles 3 GORE-TEX® Pro Hardshell Women's Jacket

A women’s waterproof and breathable GORE-TEX® Pro shell jacket for full alpine weather protection.

SHOP NOW

Ortles Zip Women's Longsleeve Shirt

Women’s warm breathable zip top for multi-activity alpine use.

SHOP NOW

Lightning Carbon 240 Plus

A rapid-deployment, weight-saving carbon avalanche probe for professionals. Quickly extendable at the top.

Scratch SL Shovel

Strong and light, reliable and functional avalanche shovel.

SHOP NOW

Ortles Hybrid TirolWool® Celliant® Women's Vest

Women’s warm, wind-resistant and water-repellent gilet with TirolWool® Celliant® hybrid insulation for mountaineering and multi-activity alpine use.

SHOP NOW

Windproof, breathable, abrasion resistant softshell glove with full leather palm for mountaineering.

Windproof, breathable, abrasion resistant softshell glove with full leather palm for mountaineering.

SHOP NOW

Agner Wool Headband

SALEWA logo, soft-feel headband. Made from 50% wool.

SHOP NOW

Ortles Light 2 Down Women's Jacket

Warmth without weight – a wind-resistant, water-repellent women’s insulated down jacket for alpine mountaineering.

SHOP NOW

Ortles 3 Durastretch Women's Pant

Our tough, wind-resistant, water-repellent and breathable women’s alpine pant.

SHOP NOW

Rapace GORE-TEX® Women's Boots

A lightweight Women’s mountaineering boot with a nubuck upper and breathable GORE-TEX® protection.

SHOP NOW

Ortles Hybrid TirolWool® Celliant® Women's Jacket

Warmer for longer – a women’s warm, wind-resistant and water-repellent jacket for alpine mountaineering with TirolWool® Celliant® hybrid insulation.

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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 and 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 Salewa for making this possible."

- Markus - GET VERTICAL Winter 2018

"When I arrived at the hut, I felt insecure. Then I remembered how happy I am in the snow and with the wind on my face and I felt myself be confident and excited again!"

- Caterina - GET VERTICAL Winter 2018

EXPLORE OBERGURGL - HOCHGURGL IN WINTER

The Ötztal valley and its surrounding mountains offer fantastic snow-covered views of the Alps, 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 other like-minded adventurers. Together you'll climb to high altitude or explore mountain villages such as the beautiful Obergurgl, located south of the valley. Obergurgl is known as for its glaciers in Tyrol. It's is a favorite destination not only for mountaineers, but also for trekking enthusiasts and nature lovers.

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