The hike starts in Niederthai by the car park Sennhof. There is a bridge and you go to the fire station and there starts the hiking way to Narrenkogel. You walk through the forest and you come to „Bergle“. At first you see one summit cross and than you can walk to the second. From there you follow the meadow soil and on the left side is the way to the Poschachkogel. If you are at the top you walk the same way back and through the "Mahder" back in the valley. From there you follow the "Bergmahderweg" back to Niederthai.
Safety informationModerate mountain trail; for sure-footed and experienced hikers. Good physical condition, mountain experience and mountain equipment (see notices equipment) necessary.
Please pay attention to the current weather report: http://www.oetztal.com/de/summer.html.
Getting thereThe 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 vallly 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: https://www.google.at/maps.
ParkingIn Niederthai the following parking facilities are available:
- PKW day ticket | costs: € 5.00 per day | more days possible
- people with handicap - no charge
- busses are free
from 07:00 am - 18:30 pm
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EquipmentAppropriate equipment such as breathable suitable outdoor clothes for the weather, ankle-high walking boots, wind-, rain- & sun protection, hatm possibly gloves, is for all hikes and tours necessary. Please bring a first-aid bix, a mobile phone, a walking map and if there is no hut on the way a snack and enough to drink.
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