Winter Walking & Snowshoe hiking

Indulging in the white wonder world while winter hiking

An array of cleared paths leads right across snow-covered winter wonderlands and endless fields, along the crystal clear Ötztaler Ache river to Oetz (2 km). Another scenic hiking trail takes nature lovers to the picturesque Piburger See lake and the surrounding nature preserve. Children will have great fun amidst this white paradise by exploring the awesome beauty of nature treasures which are almost untouched by man. Adults can indulge in peace and quiet while forgetting the daily grind.

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Faltegartenköpfl peak

Mountain Hike · Oetztal
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SATTELE -> Feldring Alm -> FALTEGARTENKÖPFL
moderate
4 km
2:30 h
486 m
16 m
From Sattele oberhalb von Ochsengarten you hike on the forest road up to Feldrin Alm. From there the trail leads you up to Faltekartenköpfl. 

Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
2175 m
Lowest point
1690 m
Best time of year
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Safety information

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

Equipment

It is recommended to wear hiking equipment such as breathable and weather-adapted outdoor clothing, ankle-high mountain boots, wind, rain and sun protection, cap and possibly gloves. It is also important to have enough food, as well as a first-aid package, a cell phone and a hiking map.

Tips, hints and links

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

Start

Sattele above Ochsengarten (1689 m)
Coordinates:
Geographic
47.231132, 10.927636
UTM
32T 645914 5232651

Destination

Faltegartenköpfl peak

Turn-by-turn directions

From Sattele oberhalb von Ochsengarten you hike on the forest road up to Feldrin Alm. From there the trail leads you up to Faltekartenköpfl.

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

Ochsengarten is located in the western part of Austria in the state TYROL, in a southern side valley of the Inn valley - the ÖTZTAL. For your arrival by car, you can plan the best route from your home town with the route planner online at https://www.google.at/maps

 

Parking

The following parking facilities are available in Ochsengarten:
  • above Ochsengarten - paid parking at the Sattele 
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Author’s map recommendations

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

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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
4 km
Duration
2:30 h
Ascent
486 m
Descent
16 m
In and out Scenic With refreshment stops Family friendly Botanical highlights

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