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.

Thematic Trail

Hochalmen Wanderweg- Längenfeld/Huben

Thematic Trail · Laengenfeld
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  • Polltalalm
    / Polltalalm
    Photo: Ötztal Tourismus
  • Sommerfrische
    / Sommerfrische
    Photo: Ötztal Tourismus
  • Breitlehnalm
    / Breitlehnalm
    Photo: Ötztal Tourismus
  • Polltalalm
    / Polltalalm
    Photo: Ötztal Tourismus
Map / Hochalmen Wanderweg- Längenfeld/Huben
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HUBEN MÜHL -> Breitlehnalm -> Hochalmen Wanderweg -> Polltalalm -> HUBEN FUNPARK
12.5 km
5:00 h
825 m
825 m
In Huben, a hamlet of Längenfeld begins near the fun park the hike. At the beginning you follow the road to the Polltal and Breitlehnalm. Hikers can soon switch to the Ötztal Hochalmen hiking trail. Striking is the fern-rich larch - pine forest. After 2/3 of the way, the path branches off towards Hahlkogelhaus. Ignore this signpost and continue straight to the Polltalalm. After a short rest and refreshment, it goes behind the hut over Almrosenböden, Heidel- and Preiselbeerheiden on to the Breitlehnalm. The path between the two huts is perfect for taking a break, enjoying nature and the magnificent view. Arriving at the Breitlehnalm, a hiking trail leads back to Huben.

Highest point
1976 m
Lowest point
1189 m
Best time of year

Safety information

Moderate mountain trail; for sure-footed and experienced hikers. Good physical condition, mountain experience

& mountain equipment (see notice equipment) necessary. Please pay attention to the current weather report:


Appropriate equipment such as breathable suitable outdoor clothes for the weather, ankle-high walking boots,

wind-, rain- & sun protection, hat, possibly 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

It is recommended to go the round in the opposite direction, as the descent on the trail is rather steep.


Huben Funpark (1188 m)
47.041784, 10.963758
32T 649177 5211678


Huben Funpark

Turn-by-turn directions

From the starting point in Huben / Funpark a forest road leads towards Polltalalm. After a few minutes you branch off into the Ötztal Hochalmenweg. This leads until shortly before the Polltallam. The path to the Breitlehnalm continues through meadows and meadows. The way back is via a hiking trail.

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
Huben - fun park - free
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

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12.5 km
5:00 h
825 m
825 m
Loop Scenic With refreshment stops


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