Serles

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Serles
Serles -BT- 02.jpg
Serles, view direction SW
Highest point
Elevation2,718 m (8,917 ft)
Prominence333 m (1,093 ft)
Isolation2.8 kilometres (1.7 mi)
ListingAlpine mountains 2500-2999 m
Coordinates47°07′25″N 11°22′54″E / 47.12361°N 11.38167°E / 47.12361; 11.38167Coordinates: 47°07′25″N 11°22′54″E / 47.12361°N 11.38167°E / 47.12361; 11.38167
Geography
Serles is located in Austria
Serles
Serles
Location of Serles in Austria
LocationTyrol, Austria
Parent rangeStubai Alps
Climbing
First ascentca. 1579
Easiest routeFrom Matrei am Brenner

Serles (2,718 m) is a mountain of the Stubai Alps in the Austrian state of Tyrol, Austria, between the Stubai Valley and Wipptal, near the Italian border. Its nickname is Altar von Tirol, literally the Altar of Tyrol.

Located on the edge of long ridge traversing east from Habicht, it is a popular scrambling peak and can get very crowded in the summer. The summit provides excellent view of the Stubai Alps and Zillertal Alps.[1]

It is accessible via the Serlesjöchl:

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Serles - Summitpost". summitpost.org. Retrieved 20 February 2016.