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Hiking Trail recommended route


Hiking Trail · Laengenfeld
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  • Polles Alm - Sommer
    / Polles Alm - Sommer
    Photo: Ötztal Tourismus, Ötztal
  • / Huben
    Photo: Ötztal Tourismus, Ötztal
m 2000 1800 1600 1400 1200 1000 5 4 3 2 1 km Polles Alm Alpengasthof am Feuerstein
HUBEN SOCCER FIELD -> Forest road to Polles Alm -> POLLES ALM
Distance 5.7 km
2:00 h
588 m
1 m
1,782 m
1,193 m
The walk starts from the soccer field in Huben and leads to the Polles Alm. From the starting point you follow the wide forest path in the direction of Alpengasthof am Feuerstein. After about 3 km, the path continues to the right past the small chapel in the direction of Polles Alm. The path initially falls off a bit, but then continues to ascend into the Pollestal. To the left of the path you can hear the water of the Pollesschlucht. In front of the hut, the trail rises again until it leads flat to Polles Alm.


Author’s recommendation

The first part of the hike can also be done via the legend trail. Display boards and sculptures tell 14 different legends of the Ötztal.
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Update: November 12, 2021
Highest point
1,782 m
Lowest point
1,193 m
Best time of year

Rest Stop

Alpengasthof am Feuerstein
Polles Alm

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 


Huben (1,193 m)
47.037559, 10.971538
47°02'15.2"N 10°58'17.5"E
32T 649780 5211224


Polles Alm

Turn-by-turn directions

Starting point: Huben, wide forest road direction Alpengasthof am Feuerstein, then continue towards Polles Alm.


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:


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


The following parking facilities are available in Huben:
  • Parking soccer field Huben - free
  • Huben first entrance in front of carpentry Praxmarer - free (20 min to the starting point)
  • Funpark Huben - free (10 min to the starting point)


47.037559, 10.971538
47°02'15.2"N 10°58'17.5"E
32T 649780 5211224
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike


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 Hiking

  • 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
  • Kit para bolhas
  • Bivy / survival bag  
  • Survival blanket
  • Headlamp
  • Pocket knife
  • Whistle
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Navigation equipment / map and compass
  • Emergency contact details
  • ID
  • 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

  • Alpengasthof Feuerstein - Längenfeld/Huben
  • Roundway Huben - Längenfeld
  • Hahlkoglhaus 2042m - Längenfeld
  • Breitlehnalm - Längenfeld/Huben
  • Polltalalm - Längenfeld
  • Duringweg - Längenfeld
  • Platter Grube - Längenfeld
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5.7 km
2:00 h
588 m
1 m
Highest point
1,782 m
Lowest point
1,193 m
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