Cima Ortles

Elevation (feet): 12,802
Elevation (meters): 3,902
Continent: Europe
Country: Italy
Range/Region: Ortler Alps
Latitude: 46.5167
Longitude: 10.55
Difficulty: Basic Snow/Ice Climb
Best months for climbing: Jul, Aug, Sep
Year first climbed: 1804
First successful climber(s): Joseph Pichler and party,, by command of, Archduke John of Austria
Nearest major airport: Innsbruck, Austria, Venice, Italy
Convenient Center: Sulden, Italy

Cima Ortles is the highest peak in the Ortler Alps. Like many of the peaks in this compact range, Cima Ortles is well-glaciated and offers excellent snow and ice climbing routes from all directions.