Dienten Saddle

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Dienten Saddle
Dientner Sattel
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Elevation signpost at the top of the pass
Elevation 1,370 m (4,495 ft)
Location Bezirk Zell am See
St. Johann im Pongau
Austria
Range Berchtesgaden Alps, Salzburg Slate Alps
Coordinates 47°23′00″N 13°02′00″E / 47.3833333°N 13.0333333°E / 47.3833333; 13.0333333Coordinates: 47°23′00″N 13°02′00″E / 47.3833333°N 13.0333333°E / 47.3833333; 13.0333333
Dienten Saddle is located in Alps
Dienten Saddle
Dienten Saddle
Location of Dienten Saddle

The Dienten Saddle (German: Dientner Sattel) is a mountain col at a height of 1370 m in the Austrian federal state of Salzburg. The pass is open all-year round and traversed by the Hochkönig Road (B 164) that links Bischofshofen in the east with Saalfelden in the west. Between these two places there is also the Filzen Saddle.