View from Mt. Rinsennock
|Elevation||2,441 m (8,009 ft) |
|Prominence||800 m (2,600 ft) |
|Isolation||29.2 kilometres (18.1 mi)|
|Parent range||Carinthian-Styrian Alps
It is located northeast of the Turracher Höhe Pass. Administratively the mountain belongs to the Austrian state of Styria, near the tripoint with Carinthia and Salzburg. The name refers to the centuries-long mining for iron (German: Eisen) ore in places like nearby Turrach.