Geocaching Treasure hunt

Now kids of all ages should get ready for some memorable treasure hunting tours spread all over the Ötztal. You don't need a GPS device for this kind of treasure hunting tour but a Treasure Hunting Map available in the local Information Offices. And off you go!

On varied Treasure Hunting Routes there are numerous small treasures boxes hidden in the most secluded places. If you find all treasures hidden along the route you return to the local Information Office where you get your personal small treasure as a reward.

Treasure Hunt Sautens

Schatzkarte Sautens



download treasure hunting map Sautens (PDF)


How to go on a Treasure Hunt?
Following the marked route you will discover small caches (treasure boxes). Each cache contains a sheet with one secret letter written on it. Write these letters into the right box of your treasure map. Everyone who has found all letters can compose the code word. Knowing the code word, you can pick up a small treasure at Infopoint Ambach or the Information Office Oetz. Geocachers can also log their finds on

STARTING POINT: car park at Kreuzkapelle chapel (football field)
IMPORTANT: follow the trail with the red triangle

The route is about 3 km long, walking time 2 hours.

Sautner Forchet Loop Trail (GPS-Data):

  • Cache 1: N 47 12.940, E 010 50.670 GPS-Data
    Secret tip: The cache is well protected under one of those - here they are available in abundance. If you can‘t make the turn you will crash into the biggest of all t....!
  • Cache 2: N 47 13.251, E 010 50 458 GPS-Data
    Secret tip: The stone that became one with the juniper bush.
  • Cache 3: N 47 13.152, E 010 50.699 GPS-Data
    Secret tip: Which will be the right one?
  • Cache 4: N 47 12.960, E 010 51.054 GPS-Data
    Secret tip: The „Bermuda triangle“ of Sautens - the cache can be found at one of the triangle‘s tips.