Mölltaler Polinik

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Mölltaler Polinik
Himmelbauer Obervellach Mölltal 2013 08g.jpg
View from north
Highest point
Elevation 2,784 m (AA) (9,134 ft)
Prominence 1,579 m ↓ Iselsberg Pass
Isolation 10.4 km → Böseck
Listing Ultra
Coordinates 46°53′46″N 13°09′24″E / 46.8960111°N 13.1567111°E / 46.8960111; 13.1567111Coordinates: 46°53′46″N 13°09′24″E / 46.8960111°N 13.1567111°E / 46.8960111; 13.1567111
Geography
Mölltaler Polinik is located in Austria
Mölltaler Polinik
Mölltaler Polinik
Austria
Location Carinthia, Austria
Parent range Hohe Tauern
Kreuzeck group

The Mölltaler Polinik, at 2,784 m (9,134 ft), is the highest mountain of the Kreuzeck group, part of the Hohe Tauern range in the Austrian state of Carinthia.

Ragga Ravine

The peak rises south of the villages of Flattach and Obervellach in the Möll valley. From Obervellach a footpath leads past the Polinikhaus lodge (1,873 m (6,145 ft), run by Mölltal Section of the Austrian Alpine Club) to the summit. From Flattach the mountain may be climbed through the deep Ragga Ravine along a winding boardwalk across numerous waterfalls and the Raggaalm pasture.

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Literature[edit]

  • Manfred Posch: Reißeck, Kreuzeck. Die schönsten Touren, Klagenfurt, 2000, Kärntner Druck- und Verlagsgesellschaft m.b.H., ISBN 3-85391-176-5