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!

Mountain Hike

Hahlkogel 2655m - Längenfeld/Huben

Mountain Hike · Laengenfeld
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Map / Hahlkogel 2655m - Längenfeld/Huben
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HUBEN FUSSBALLPLATZ -> direction Alpengasthof am Feuerstein -> direction Hahlkogelhaus -> HAHLKOGEL

6.3 km
4:30 h
1472 m
31 m
Follow the signposts to "Ötztaler Fun Park" in Huben and walk past the water park. Here you take the cart trail up to Polltalalm and Breitlehnalm. A switch-backing route winds its way up to the forest on 13 kilometers. At about 2/3 of the hike the path forks-off and you leave the route to Polltalalm and Breitlehnalm, heading southwards across wonderful Alpine rose and heather meadows, blueberry and bilberry fields to lofty Hahlkogelhaus hut. A level path travels southwards to a wide open right-hand turn, merging into a steep green slope. You reach the peak after conquering a couple of rocky and fairly precipitous sections.


Author’s recommendation

The ascent to the summit can be shortened by using the hut taxi, which in summer goes up to the Polltalalm. Reservation required at Ötztal Tourismus.

Highest point
2655 m
Lowest point
1193 m
Best time of year

Safety information

For experienced mountaineers that are free from vertigo & surefooted, Very good physical condition, mountain

experience & mountain equipment (see notice equipment) necessary, such as alpine security material, good

weather conditions recommended. Please pay attention to the current weather report:


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



Huben / sports court (1193 m)
47.037310, 10.971183
32T 649754 5211195



Turn-by-turn directions

From the football field in Huben a forest road leads to Alpengasthof am Feuerstein. (Ascent can also be done via the legendary path) After some walking time, follow the steep mountain path with a ropeway up to the Hahlkogelhaus, which is no longer cultivated. From the hut, the trail continues on beautiful pastures until the junction "Hahlkogel - Wartkogelsee". From here, the climb takes place in steep serpentines and easy block climbing to the summit.

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:



The following parking facilities are available in Huben:

  • Soccer field Huben
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

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6.3 km
4:30 h
1472 m
31 m
In and out Scenic Summit route exposed assured passages


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