Winter walking & snowshoe
hiking in Obergurgl-Hochgurgl

Winter Hiking
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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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Hochsölden

Winter Hiking • Oetztal
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3.8 km
2:00 h
726 m
0 m
Behind the church you go steeply uphill to Ausserwaldstraße (local part of Ausserwald) -> you cross the ski slope and continue along the Innerwaldstraße to the Ötztaler Gletscherstraße -> go along the Ötztaler Gletscherstraße up to the junction Hochsölden.

 

Altitude
2079 m
1353 m

Equipment

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

 

Tips, hints and links

More details about winter hiking in Ötztal: https://www.oetztal.com/winterwandern 

Start

Freizeit Arena Sölden (1352 m)
Coordinates:
Geographic
46.968713 N 11.007962 E
UTM
32T 652743 5203644

Destination

Hochsölden

Turn-by-turn directions

Behind the church you go steeply uphill to Ausserwaldstraße (local part of Ausserwald) -> you cross the ski slope and continue along the Innerwaldstraße to the Ötztaler Gletscherstraße -> go along the Ötztaler Gletscherstraße up to the junction Hochsölden.

 

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

Sölden 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 Sölden:
  • Parking lot
  • parking lot Stiegele
  • stair parking
  • Giggijochbahn + underground garage
  • Gaislachkoglbahn + underground garage

All parking is free during the day.

Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

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Distance
3.8 km
Duration
2:00 h
Ascent
726 m
Descent
0 m

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