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White, whiter, whitest is everything you will see…

Really big eyes for all winter hikers in the rear Ötztal: the pace is excellent to admire the unspoilt beauty of the Alpine mountains and landscapes. 12 km of cleared, signposted winter walking trails lead through snow-covered stone pine forests, white meadows and along the frozen Gurgler Ache brook. Take an even deeper insight into marvelous backcountry areas on guided snowshoeing adventures.

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Similaunhütte - Martin Busch Hütte - Descent to Vent

Alpine Tour • Meranerland
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medium
12.3 km
3:30 h
92 m
1229 m
From Similaun Hütte to Martin Busch Hütte (1 ½ hour) and descent to Vent (2 hours) or ascent to Kreuzspitze (2 ½ hours) and then descent to Vent or ascent to Ramolhaus (3 ½ hours) and descent to Vent or Obergurgl.

 

Difficulty
medium
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Altitude
3078 m
1881 m

Equipment

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

 

Start

Similaunhütte (3018 m)
Coordinates:
Geographic
46.772356 N 10.854673 E
UTM
32T 641598 5181537

Destination

Vent

Turn-by-turn directions

From Similaun Hütte to Martin Busch Hütte (1 ½ hour) and descent to Vent (2 hours) or ascent to Kreuzspitze (2 ½ hours) and then descent to Vent or ascent to Ramolhaus (3 ½ hours) and descent to Vent or Obergurgl.

 

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: http://fahrplan.vvt.at

 

Getting there

Vent 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 https://www.google.at/maps

 

Parking

The following parking facilities are available in Vent:

In front of the village and at the valley station from the chair lift (payable)

Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

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Difficulty
medium
Distance
12.3 km
Duration
3:30 h
Ascent
92 m
Descent
1229 m

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