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Cross-Country Skiingrecommended route

Obergurgl practicing trail

Cross-Country Skiing · Oetztal· closed
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OBERGURGL DISTRICT IMFONG (SEENPLATTENWEG) -> cross country track -> OBERGURGL DISTRICT IMFONG (SEENPLATTENWEG)
closed
Skating, Classic
easy
Distance 0.5 km
0:30 h
17 m
25 m
1,886 m
1,863 m
Access after a short walk (approx. 5 minutes) below the church Schalfkoglweg. Flat cross-country loop trails with connecting track along the Gurgler Ache. 
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Update: April 11, 2022
Difficulty
easy
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
1,886 m
Lowest point
1,863 m
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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   

Tips and hints

More details about cross country skiing in Ötztal: https://www.oetztal.com/langlaufen

Start

Obergurgl district Imfong (Seenplattenweg) (1,885 m)
Coordinates:
DD
46.873020, 11.028410
DMS
46°52'22.9"N 11°01'42.3"E
UTM
32T 654574 5193050
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Destination

Obergurgl district Imfong (Seenplattenweg)

Turn-by-turn directions

Access after a short walk (approx. 5 minutes) below the  church (Schalfkoglweg). Level cross-country loop trails with connecting track along Gurgler Ache brook. 

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 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 Gurgl:
  • Parking garage (center of Obergurgl), chargeable.

 

Coordinates

DD
46.873020, 11.028410
DMS
46°52'22.9"N 11°01'42.3"E
UTM
32T 654574 5193050
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Equipment

 
  • Cross-country skis - classic or skating skis
  • Cross country poles of suitable length
  • Cross country boots - precise fit, should give a firm grip and tight-fitting
  • Clothing - Functional underwear with long arms and legs, special running tights and tight pants, water repellent and breathable jacket recommended
  • Gloves should provide a firm grip and optimal stick guidance

Similar routes nearby

  • XC Ski Track Obergurgl Pill | Angern
  • Practice Trail Hochgurgl
  • High Altitude Track Hochgurgl
  • Cross-country track Zwieselstein - Sölden
  • Practise Trail Vent
  • Cross-Country Slope Ebenle - Mountaineering Village Vent
  • Cross-Country Track Hofer Böden/Windau - Sölden
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Status
closed
cross-country skiing technique
Skating, Classic
Difficulty
easy
Distance
0.5 km
Duration
0:30 h
Ascent
17 m
Descent
25 m
Highest point
1,886 m
Lowest point
1,863 m
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