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Thematic Trail recommended route

Hochalmen Wanderweg- Längenfeld/Huben

Thematic Trail · Laengenfeld
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  • Polltalalm
    / Polltalalm
    Photo: Ötztal Tourismus Büro Längenfeld, Ötztal
  • / Sommerfrische
    Photo: Ötztal Tourismus Büro Längenfeld, Ötztal
  • / Breitlehnalm
    Photo: Ötztal Tourismus Büro Längenfeld, Ötztal
  • / Polltalalm
    Photo: Ötztal Tourismus Büro Längenfeld, Ötztal
  • / Huben
    Photo: Ötztal Tourismus Büro Längenfeld, Ötztal
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HUBEN MÜHLE->  Hochalmen Wanderweg -> Polltalalm -> Breitlehnalm -> HUBEN MÜHLE
moderate
Distance 12.5 km
5:00 h
825 m
825 m
1,976 m
1,189 m
In Huben, a hamlet of Längenfeld the hike begins in Mühle. At the beginning you follow the road to the Polltal and Breitlehnalm. Hikers can soon switch to the Ötztal Hochalmen hiking trail. Striking is the fern-rich larch - pine forest. After 2/3 of the way, the path branches off towards Hahlkogelhaus. Ignore this signpost and continue straight to the Polltalalm. After a short rest and refreshment, it goes behind the hut over Almrosenböden, Heidel- and Preiselbeerheiden on to the Breitlehnalm. The path between the two huts is perfect for taking a break, enjoying nature and the magnificent view. Arriving at the Breitlehnalm, a hiking trail leads back to Huben.

Author’s recommendation

It is recommended to go the round in the opposite direction, as the descent on the trail is rather steep.
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Author
Ötztal Tourismus Büro Längenfeld
Update: March 31, 2021
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
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Highest point
1,976 m
Lowest point
1,189 m
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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:

Tips and hints

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

Start

Huben Mühle (1,188 m)
Coordinates:
DD
47.041784, 10.963758
DMS
47°02'30.4"N 10°57'49.5"E
UTM
32T 649177 5211678
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Destination

Huben Mühle

Turn-by-turn directions

From the starting point in Huben / Mühle a forest road leads towards Polltalalm. After a few minutes you branch off into the Ötztal Hochalmenweg. This leads until shortly before the Polltallam. The path to the Breitlehnalm continues through meadows and meadows. The way back is via a hiking trail.

Note


all notes on protected areas

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

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
Huben - fun park - free

Coordinates

DD
47.041784, 10.963758
DMS
47°02'30.4"N 10°57'49.5"E
UTM
32T 649177 5211678
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

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.

Basic Equipment for Nature Trails

  • Sturdy, comfortable and preferably waterproof footwear
  • Comfortable clothing
  • Rucksack (with rain cover)
  • Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket)
  • Sunglasses
  • Hiking poles
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Umbrella
  • 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.

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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
12.5 km
Duration
5:00 h
Ascent
825 m
Descent
825 m
Highest point
1,976 m
Lowest point
1,189 m
Circular route Scenic Refreshment stops available

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