Texelspitze (Cima Tessa)
|Best months for climbing:||Jul, Aug, Sep|
|Year first climbed:||1871|
|First successful climber(s):||Theodor Petersen, guided by L. Ennemoser and J. Hellriegl|
|Nearest major airport:||Bolzano/Bozen|
Thanks to Uwe Dengler for adding this peak.
The Texelspitze (Italian: Cima Tessa) is a mountain in the Texel group of the Ötztal Alps. It is the second highest summit of this mountainrange after the Roteck/Monterosso (3337 m).
The normal route from the Lodnerhütte (Rifugio Cima Fiammante) to the summit takes about 4.5 hours. According to guide books, in the upper part of the normal route, there are easy scambling parts (UIAA grade I).
Thanks to Uwe Dengler for this description.