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Mountain Hike

Mittertal - Wetterkreuz

Mountain Hike · Tirol Central
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  • Mittertal
    / Mittertal
    Photo: Ötztal Tourismus, Ötztal
  • / Wetterkreuz
    Photo: Ötztal
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moderate
Distance 13.2 km
6:30 h
946 m
946 m
2,591 m
1,901 m
Start at the water reservoir of Kühtai, continue through Mittertal valley towards Mittertaler Scharte ridge to Wetterkreuz. Return through Wörgetal valley to Obere Issalm, then to Mittergrathütte and back to the starting point.

 

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Author
Ötztal Tourismus 
Update: December 22, 2021
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
2,591 m
Lowest point
1,901 m
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Start

Stausee Kühtai (1,904 m)
Coordinates:
DD
47.214010, 11.000050
DMS
47°12'50.4"N 11°00'00.2"E
UTM
32T 651444 5230887
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Destination

Stausee Kühtai

Turn-by-turn directions

Start at the water reservoir of Kühtai, continue through Mittertal valley towards Mittertaler Scharte ridge to Wetterkreuz. Return through Wörgetal valley to Obere Issalm, then to Mittergrathütte and back to the starting point.

 

Note


all notes on protected areas

Public transport

Reisen Sie mit der Bahn komfortabel und sicher zur Bahnhof-Station Ötztal. Endstation bzw. Ausstiegspunkt ist der Bahnhof ÖTZTAL. Anschließend fahren Sie bequem und schnell mit dem öffentlichen Linienverkehr oder den örtlichen Taxiunternehmen durch das gesamte Tal zu Ihrem Wunschziel! Den aktuellen Busfahrplan gibt’s unter: http://fahrplan.vvt.at

 

Getting there

Kühtai is located in the western part of Austria. It is reachable from the Inntal and 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

Kühtai Hochalterbahn

Coordinates

DD
47.214010, 11.000050
DMS
47°12'50.4"N 11°00'00.2"E
UTM
32T 651444 5230887
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

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.

 

Basic Equipment for Mountain Hikes

  • Sturdy, comfortable and waterproof hiking boots or approach shoes
  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Hiking socks  
  • Rucksack (with rain cover)
  • Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket and suitable legwear)
  • Sunglasses
  • Hiking poles
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • First aid kit
  • Bivy / survival bag  
  • Survival blanket
  • Headlamp
  • Pocket knife
  • Whistle
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Navigation equipment / map and compass
  • Emergency contact details
  • ID

Technical Equipment for Mountain Hikes

  • Climbing helmet as required
  • The 'basic' and 'technical' equipment lists are generated based on the selected activity. They are not exhaustive and only serve as suggestions for what you should consider packing.
  • For your safety, you should carefully read all instructions on how to properly use and maintain your equipment.
  • Please ensure that the equipment you bring complies with local laws and does not include restricted items.

Similar routes nearby

  • Mountain peak Pirchkogel
  • Zwölferköpfl peak
  • Ochsengarten - Wetterkreuz peak
  • Wetterkreuz peak via Hochoetz
  • Mountain peak Rosskopf
  • Grünwaslekreuz peak
  • peak Faltegartenköpfl and Grünwaslkreuz
 These suggestions were created automatically.
Difficulty
moderate
Distance
13.2 km
Duration
6:30 h
Ascent
946 m
Descent
946 m
Highest point
2,591 m
Lowest point
1,901 m

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