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Trail of senses Hochoetz

Thematic Trail · Oetz
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  • Station 3 Besinnungsweg
    / Station 3 Besinnungsweg
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  • / Station 2 Besinnungsweg
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  • / Station 6 Besinnungsweg
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  • / Sommer
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  • / Maningseee oberhalb der alten Bielefelder Hütte Hochoetz
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  • / Acherberg Alm
  • / Blick zur Acherbergalm Hochoetz
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  • / Sommer
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PANORAMARESTAURANT HOCHOETZ -> Bielefelder Hütte -> Alte Bielefelder Hütte -> Achergergalm -> PANORAMARESTAURANT HOCHOETZ
moderate
6.2 km
2:30 h
407 m
407 m
From the Hochoetz top station via Bielefelder Hütte to the "old Bielefelder Hütte" (decayed), on the beautiful descending trail to Acherbergalm (1893 m) and back to the top station. 

Author’s recommendation

The pupils from the local middle school created the markers along this trek.
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
2,278 m
Lowest point
1,888 m
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Rest Stop

Panoramarestaurant Hochoetz
Alpengasthof Acherberg Alm
Bielefelder Hütte

Safety information

Moderate mountain trail; for sure-footed and experienced hikers. Good physical condition, mountain experience & mountain equipment (see notice equipment) necessary. Please pay attention to the current weather report: www.oetztal.com

Tips, hints and links

More details about hiking in Ötztal: https://www.oetztal.com/wandern 

Start

Panoramarestaurant Hochoetz (2,015 m)
Coordinates:
DD
47.212067, 10.932055
DMS
47°12'43.4"N 10°55'55.4"E
UTM
32T 646301 5230541
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Destination

Panoramarestaurant Hochoetz

Turn-by-turn directions

From the Hochoetz top station via Bielefelder Hütte to the "old Bielefelder Hütte" (decayed), on the beautiful descending trail to Acherbergalm (1893 m) and back to the top station.

Note


all notes on protected areas

Public transport

Enjoy a both comfortable and relaxing train ride to the train station in Ötztal Bahnhof. You get off the train in ÖTZTAL Bahnhof where you change to a public bus or local taxi. The current bus schedule can be found at: http://fahrplan.vvt.at

 

Getting there

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

Parking

The following parking facilities are available:
  • Parking Acherkogelbahn - free for guests of the gondola lift, camping prohibited
  • Parking next to the river (at the end of Oetz on the right hand side) – free of charge, but limited parking; camping prohibited
  • Parking Oetz town center- parking fee
  • Parking at night during several days' tours: Parking Oetz town center, the ticket is available at the tourist office Oetz. 

     

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    Parking at the Ochsengartencable car station. free parking, camping prohibited 

 

Coordinates

DD
47.212067, 10.932055
DMS
47°12'43.4"N 10°55'55.4"E
UTM
32T 646301 5230541
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Author’s map recommendations

Kompass #043 | Ötztaler Alpen Ötztal, Pitztal | 1:50.000

Equipment

Appropriate equipment such as breathable suitable outdoor clothes for the weather, ankle-high walking boots, wind-, rain- & sun protection, hat, possibly gloves, is for all hikes and tours necessary. Please bring a first-aid box, a mobile phone, a walking map and if there is no hut on the way a snack and enough to drink.

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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
6.2 km
Duration
2:30 h
Ascent
407 m
Descent
407 m
Loop Scenic Refreshment stops available Cultural/historical value Family friendly Cableway ascent/descent

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