Winter & snowshoe hiking in the Oetz Region

Step by step towards your goal

All those who are true hiking lovers indulge in this passion also during the cold season. Warm clothes, woolen hat, scarf and winter-proof footwear: look forward to an adventure in the fresh winter air. Also snowshoe hikers are ready to go in almost no time. The trendy alternatives to skiing in Lower Ötztal have already become a new boom: well-groomed and signposted winter hiking trails lead through snow-covered meadows and forests while guided tours are also offered as an exciting off-road variant.

Hiking Trail

Beilstein - Ramolweg

Hiking Trail · Oetztal
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Map / Beilstein - Ramolweg
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2.8 km
3:30 h
272 m
58 m

From Obergurgl to the Beilstein waterfall and further on to the archaeological excavation site. Through high Alpine pasturelands and lichen areas on a slightly rising path, across "Manigenbach" brook, to Küppelealm. Back to Obergurgl on Ramolweg trail.

Highest point
2120 m
Lowest point
1887 m

Tips, hints and links

Village center Obergurgl - parking behind multi-purpose building


More details about hiking In Ötztal: 


Obergurgl (1906 m)
46.870452, 11.027301
32T 654496 5192763



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

Obergurgl 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



In Obergurgl-Hochgurgl the following parking facilities are available:
  • Car park Village center Obergurgl (in front of the church on the right, behind the multi-purpose building where the information office is located)
  • Parking lot with coin entrance Parking Place entrance - valley station Festkoglbahn, free of charge
  • Parking Hochgurglbahn valley station, free of charge - no parking at night
  • Parking Top Mountain Crosspoint, free of charge
  • Parking Hochgurgl, free of charge (very small parking)
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

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  • Hohe Mut Alm
  • Hochwildehaus
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2.8 km
3:30 h
272 m
58 m


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