Expeditions

200 years ago was the first ascent of the Zugspitze

From the Höllental valley to the summit of the Zugspitze

LOWA partner Ralf Stute talks about climbing Germany’s highest mountain on the route that leads through the Höllental valley

The tour on the Höllental via ferrata [via-ferrata.de] is the “classic” route, so to speak, to the summit of the …

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Simon Gietel climbing the Pandora route.

Pandora – Mother nature’s gift

South Tyrolean alpinist and LOWA PRO Team athlete Simon Gietl gifted himself a very special Christmas present in …

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A sea of white

18 Hours

The first non-stop ascent of Cerro Largo

LOWA PRO Team athlete Robert Jasper’s expedition last year took him to a sea of white – Patagonia’s ice sheet. Together …

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All around us the Tien Shan mountains are indescribably gorgeous. The Pik Pobeda in the south and the huge glacier all around us is breathtaking.

The Matterhorn of the Tien Shan mountains

So diverse are the people, so varied too are their holiday destin­ations. Our Service Department director and LOWA PRO …

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Waiting for the weather to change

With sunny regards from Pakistan

Brand spanking new on the LOWA PRO Team and already out on an expedition. Simon Gietl from South Tyrol is off once …

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Luis Stitzinger at the top of Mount Everest

Expedition to Mount Everest

Luis Stitzinger, a LOWA-PRO-Team athlete and an offi­cially certified mountain and ski guide, was part of a guided …

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Hans Kammerlander returns to the mountain that shaped his destiny.

Manaslu – Mountain of the Spirit

Hans Kammer­lander – the name alone generates respect among Alpinists. In 1996, this once-in-a-century Alpinist and a …

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On solo expedition in Greenland

Alone

A solo expedition in Greenland

LOWA PRO Team athlete Robert Jasper set off on a really special adventure in mid-July. He paddled into the remote …

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One time across Greenland and back

From Coast to Coast

Pro alpinist, extreme climber and LOWA PRO Team athlete Stefan Glowacz planned a very special expedition as his goal in …

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Eight-thousander ski trip (Luis Stitzinger on the Broad Peak)

Luis Stitzinger success on Hidden Peak (8,068 m)

Extreme moun­taineer and LOWA PRO team athlete Luis Stitzinger conquered Gash­erbrum 1 together with his Italian partner …

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Ines Papert on her way up

Heart-stopping moment at icy heights

LOWA PRO Team athlete Ines Papert decided to climb her first eight-thou­sander together with Luka Lindič: the south face …

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Richard Kienberger

Between two oceans

LOWA photo­grapher Richard Kien­berger journeys across Eurasia in the winter

In the spring of 2018, LOWA photo­grapher and journalist Richard Kien­berger finally made a dream that had been whirling …

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