All hiking tours in the Oetz Region

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Every hike starts with the first step: accurate tour planning. The following list makes it easy to select a suitable hiking destination in the Oetz Region. From easy family loop walks on the valley floor and gentle ascents to mountain pastures to demanding peak conquests - there is something for all ages and preferences. A must see - in every season and for all the family - is the natural jewel Piburger See & its 9 treasures. Several stages of the popular long-distance hiking trails, Ötztal Trek and Ötztaler Urweg, lead through the Oetz Region. Study the routes now, lace up your hiking boots, get ready for the adventure!

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Winter Hiking

Roundway Horlachtal

Winter Hiking · Oetztal
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Parkplatz Sennhof (neben der Information Niederthai)->Hotel Falknerhof->Grastalweg->Larstig Alm->Bergmahderweg->Parkplatz Sennhof 

easy
7.5 km
2:00 h
283 m
283 m
You keep to the right towards the hamlet of Ennebach, continuing in direction of Grastal until you reach Larstigalm hut or proceeding further on to Schweinfurter Hütte. Return to Larstigalm. Leaving behind the hut you turn right in direction of „Bergmahderweg“and return to Niederthai. (Time: Larstigalm 2 hrs / Schweinfurter Hütte 4 hrs)

 

Difficulty
easy
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
1781 m
Lowest point
1542 m
Best time of year
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Safety information

Please pay attention to the current weather- & avalanche report: https://www.oetztal.com/de/winter.html &

https://avalanche-report/albina-web/bulletin/2019-01-07?lang=de 

Equipment

Appropriate equipment such as breathable suitable outdoor clothes for the weather, wind-, rain-, snow- and sun protection, hat and 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.  

Tips, hints and links

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

Start

Niederthai - parking space Sennhof (1542 m)
Coordinates:
Geographic
47.127949, 10.967978
UTM
32T 649257 5221261

Destination

Niederthai - parking space Sennhof

Turn-by-turn directions

You keep to the right towards the hamlet of Ennebach, continuing in direction of Grastal until you reach Larstigalm hut or proceeding further on to Schweinfurter Hütte. Return to Larstigalm. Leaving behind the hut you turn right in direction of „Bergmahderweg“and return to Niederthai. (Time: Larstigalm 2 hrs / Schweinfurter Hütte 4 hrs)

 

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 out 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 vallly 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 in Niederthai:
  • Niederthai Parking Sennhof, payable from 07:00 to 18:30
  • Niederthai Ortsweiler Lehen (football pitch), free
  • Niederthai Ortsweiler plate floor, free of charge
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

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Difficulty
easy
Distance
7.5 km
Duration
2:00 h
Ascent
283 m
Descent
283 m
Scenic With refreshment stops Family friendly

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