Winter walking & snowshoe
hiking in Obergurgl-Hochgurgl

Winter Hiking
Routes

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.

Print
GPX
KML
Fitness
Hiking Trail

Martin Busch Hütte - Kreuzspitze - Martin Busch Hütte - down to Vent

Hiking Trail • Oetztal
Responsible for this content
Ötztal Tourismus
  • /
    Photo: Ötztal Tourismus
Map / Martin Busch Hütte - Kreuzspitze - Martin Busch Hütte - down to Vent
2000 2500 3000 3500 m km 2 4 6 8 10 12

medium
13.3 km
7:30 h
942 m
1563 m
Martin-Busch Hütte - Kreuzspitze (3.457 m) - back to the hut - Descent to Vent - Overnight stay, Walking time: approx. 7 ½ hours

An alternative would be even further over the Diemweg to Ramolhaus about 6 -7 hours

 

Difficulty
medium
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Altitude
3441 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.

 

Tips, hints and links

More details about hiking In Ötztal: https://www.oetztal.com/wandern 

Start

Martin Busch Hut (2500 m)
Coordinates:
Geographic
46.801159 N 10.886909 E
UTM
32T 643983 5184796

Destination

Vent

Turn-by-turn directions

Martin-Busch Hütte - Kreuzspitze (3.457 m) - back to the hut - Descent to Vent - Overnight stay, Walking time: approx. 7 ½ hours

An alternative would be even further over the Diemweg to Ramolhaus about 6 -7 hours

 

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

Similar tours nearby

  • Martin-Busch-Hütte
    Martin Busch Hütte - Saykogel - Hochjoch Hospiz
  • Martin-Busch-Hütte
    Similaun Hütte - Similaun - Martin Busch Hütte
  • Vernagthütte
    Hochjoch Hospiz - Middle Guslarspitze - Vernagthut
  • Vent
    Mutsbühl
  • Vent - Hochjoch Hospiz - Brandenburger Haus
  • Stablein Alm
    Vent - Stablein Alm
  • Vernagthütte
 These suggestions were created automatically.
Difficulty
medium
Distance
13.3 km
Duration
7:30 h
Ascent
942 m
Descent
1563 m

Statistics

: hrs.
 km
 m
 m
Highest point
 m
Lowest point
 m
Show elevation profile Hide elevation profile
For changing the range of view, push the arrows together.
  • -10.0°C

  • 55–205 cm

  • 20/25

  • Live

Booking Close

When are you coming?

Next

How many are you?

Finish Back

We use cookies to make our website as user-friendly as possible. If you continue we assume that you agree to the use of cookies on our website. More detailed information can be found in our privacy policy.