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Hiking Trail

Lift-Assisted Hike: Nature Theme Trail: Gaislachkogl Middle station - Hochsölden - Maria's Alm - Sölden

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Uphill ride with the Gaislachkogl mountain gondola to the middle station

Hike: Gaislachkogl middle station - Hochsölden - Maria's Alm - Sölden

Distance 10.2 km
3:10 h
106 m
925 m
2,173 m
1,350 m
Ascent with Gaislachkogl mountain gondola to midway station (2,174 m) - Hühnersteign (2,012m) - Gampe Thaya/Gampe Alm (2,000 m) - Hochsölden (2,074 m) - Maria's Alm (1,885 m) - Sölden 

Author’s recommendation

Rest stops: Falcon, Hühnersteign, Gampe Alm, Gampe Thaya, Sonnblick, Maria's Alm
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Katharina Nösig
Update: June 02, 2023
Highest point
2,173 m
Lowest point
1,350 m

Track types

Asphalt 21.12%Dirt road 36.90%Forested/wild trail 0.59%Path 41.36%
2.2 km
Dirt road
3.8 km
Forested/wild trail
0.1 km
4.2 km
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Safety information

signposted walking trail


Sölden (2,169 m)
46.951000, 10.987598
46°57'03.6"N 10°59'15.4"E
32T 651244 5201636



Public transport

Travel safe and comfortable with the train to the Ötztal Bahnhof train station. Last stop and exit point is the train station Ötztal Bahnhof. Afterwards you can travel smoothly and quick with the public transport or our local taxi companies through the valley to your desired destination. Please find the current bus timetable here: http://fahrplan.vvt.at

By road

The car drive to the Ötztal valley. Situated in Tirol, the Ötztal valley set off in southerly direction and is the longest side valley in the Eastern Alps. The journey with the car leads you through the Inntal valley to the entrance of the valley and further on through the valley. Among the toll motorways you can also use the country roads. A route planner will show you the easiest and most convenient way: https://www.google.at/maps


The following parking facilities are available in Sölden:

- Gaislachkoglbahn + underground garage

All parking is free during the day.

Parking for several days (eg hike tour):

- Postplatz, Parkticket available at the information Sölden

- Parkgarage Gaislachkoglbahn, Parkticket either online or directly at the cash desk of the Gaislachkoglbahn


46.951000, 10.987598
46°57'03.6"N 10°59'15.4"E
32T 651244 5201636
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Similar routes nearby

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  • Lift-Assisted Hike: Gaislachkogl Middle Station - Hühnersteign - Chairlift Langegg - Rotkoglhütte - Giggijoch Gondola - Sölden
  • Lake Gaislachsee
  • Bike & Hike Tour: Sölden - Gurgl - Langtalereck Hütte - Ramolhaus
  • Stabele - Brunnenbergalm
  • Moosalm
  • Gampe Thaya
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10.2 km
3:10 h
106 m
925 m
Highest point
2,173 m
Lowest point
1,350 m


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