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!

Hiking Trail

Silbertal - Sölden

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SÖLDEN Freizeitarena - Kirche - Innerwald - Außerwald - Stiegele - Sonneck - Gaislachalmalm - Silbertal - Gaislachalm - Sonneck -Stiegele - Außerwald- Innerwald- Kirche- SÖLDEN Freizeitarena
6.2 km
2:30 h
630 m
12 m

You start the hike at the Freizeit Arena in Sölden and go to the church and than on a narrow asphalted path to Kohlstatt and from there than to Apres SKi
There is a narrow way through the fields from Phillioo to Außerwald and than to Stiegele.
 From Stiegele, the forest road leads through partly dense forest slightly rising to the Gaislachalmen.

First you reach the Gasthof Sonneck from there it goes on the flat forest road on to the Gaislachalm and then to the Silbertal. You can enjoy the wonderful view over the Ventertal from above

Author’s recommendation

The center shuttle is also open in the summer and with this lift you save the first altitude meters and can overcome comfortably.


The Alm- & Ferienclub Silbertal is also open in summer.

Highest point
1978 m
Lowest point
1348 m
Best time of year

Rest Stop

Alpengasthof Sonneck
Bubi`s Schi- & Almhütte
Ferienclub Silbertal
Alpengasthof Gaislach Alm

Safety information

Moderate mountain trail; suitable for sure-footed and experienced hikers; good physical condition, mountain equipment necessary (see equipment)


Please note the current weather report: Weather Sölden


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. 

Tips, hints and links

More details about hiking In Ötztal: 


Sölden Freizeitarena (1354 m)
46.969510, 11.010690
32T 652948 5203738


Sölden Freizeitarena

Turn-by-turn directions

From the Freizeit Arena you start your walk and go along the church of Sölden. On a narrow asphalted way reach Kohlstatt and from there you walk further to Apres Ski Phillipp.
At Phillips starts a narrow fieldway and than a sideroad from Außerwald to Stiegele.

From Stiegele, the forest road is relatively flat starting  and then rising until the first bend. The road often runs parallel to the ski slope. After several bends you first reach the Alpengasthof Sonneck, from there it's leisurely to the Gaislachalm and then to the Silbertal.


The descent is the same route as the ascent.

Public transport

Enjoy a both comfortable and relaxing train ride to the train station in Ötztal Bahnhof. You get off the train in ÖTZTAL Bahnhof where you change to a public bus or local taxi. The current bus schedule can be found at:


Getting there

Sölden is located in the western part of Austria in the state TYROL, in a southern side valley of the Inn valley - the ÖTZTAL. For your arrival by car, you can plan the best route from your home town with the route planner online at



The following parking facilities are available in Sölden:
  • Parking lot
  • parking lot Stiegele
  • stair parking
  • Giggijochbahn + underground garage
  • Gaislachkoglbahn + underground garage
  • Parking Hochsölden
  • parking garage Hochsölden 1. parking lot
  • parking Zwieselstein
  • parking Zwieselstein / sports ground

 All parking is free during the day.


Parking for several days (eg hike tour):

  • Postplatz, Parkticket available at the information Sölden
  • Parkgarage Gaislachkoglbahn, Parkticket either online or directly at the cash desk of the Gaislachkoglbahn
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Book recommendation by the author


Similar tours nearby

  • Stallwiesalm
  • Lochlealm
  • Fiegl's Gasthaus (1.985 m)
    Fiegl's Hütte
  • Kleblealm (2.015 m)
    Kleble Alm
  • Sölden's walk along the Ötztaler Ache
  • Gasthof Sonneck
  • Löple Alm
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6.2 km
2:30 h
630 m
12 m
In and out Scenic With refreshment stops Family friendly


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