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
Cross-Country Skiing

Cross-Country Track Ochsengarten

Cross-Country Skiing · Haiming
Responsible for this content
Ötztal Tourismus Verified partner  Explorers Choice 
  • /
    Photo: Ötztal Tourismus
  • Ochsengarten
    / Ochsengarten
    Photo: Ötztal Tourismus
  • Ochsengarten
    / Ochsengarten
    Photo: Ötztal Tourismus
Map / Cross-Country Track Ochsengarten
1200 1350 1500 1650 1800 m km 0.5 1 1.5 2 2.5

OCHSENGARTEN -> school -> cross country slope through the wood -> on the other way back  -> OCHSENGARTEN
Luisteluhiihto, Perinteinen
moderate
2.7 km
0:30 h
72 m
95 m
Starting point: School Ochsengarten (main entrance).

Along the brook towards Kühtai, no change in elevation (1.5 km). CrossNederbach brook and the federal road at the height of „Stopfer Bridge“. Backto Ochsengarten on the sunny side of the valley.

 

Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
1579 m
Lowest point
1521 m
Best time of year
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec

Safety information

Please inform yourself about the conditions and status of the respective cross country trail at Ötztal Tourismus.

 

Ötztal Tourismus T +43 5 72 00 500 info@oetztal.com

Equipment

  • Cross-country skis - classic or skating skis
  • Cross country poles of suitable length
  • Cross country boots - precise fit, should give a firm grip and tight-fitting
  • Clothing - Functional underwear with long arms and legs, special running tights and tight pants, water repellent and breathable jacket recommended
  • Gloves should provide a firm grip and optimal stick guidance

 

Tips, hints and links

More details about cross country skiing in Ötztal: https://www.oetztal.com/langlaufen

Start

Ochsengarten (1544 m)
Coordinates:
Geographic
47.228741, 10.941714
UTM
32T 646986 5232412

Destination

Ochsengarten

Turn-by-turn directions

Starting point: School Ochsengarten (main entrance).

Along the brook towards Kühtai, no change in elevation (1.5 km). CrossNederbach brook and the federal road at the height of „Stopfer Bridge“. Backto Ochsengarten on the sunny side of the valley.

 

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

Ochsengarten 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 Ochsengarten:

Parking near the trail: opposite Gasthofs Waldesruh, right in the center of Ochsengarten

  • Ochsengarten Large public parking - opposite, or next to the valley station Ochsengartenbahn
  • Ochsengarten in the center vis á vis from our information office & Opposite the GH Bergland
  • Ochsengarten at the end of the line, in the direction of Kühtai, at the school, above Ochsengarten - paid parking) at the Sattele starting point WI-Wandergebiet, or SU-Wanderwandergebiet Feldringalm
  • Haiming Sports center
  • center forecourt Billa shopping market
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Similar tours nearby

  • Langlaufen
    Stuibenfall Track - Umhausen-Niederthai
  • Langlaufen
    Tauferpuit Track - Umhausen-Niederthai
  • Langlaufen
    Ötzi-Dorf Night Loop Track - Umhausen-Niederthai
  • Langlaufzentrum Niederthai
    Matau Track - Umhausen-Niederthai
  • Horlachtal Track - Umhausen-Niederthai
  • Cross-Country Track Zubringer Loipe - Umhausen-Niederthai
  • Tauferberg Track - Umhausen-Niederthai
 These suggestions were created automatically.
crosscountry skiing technique
Luisteluhiihto, Perinteinen
Difficulty
moderate
Distance
2.7 km
Duration
0:30 h
Ascent
72 m
Descent
95 m
Perinteinen Luisteluhiihto In and out Loop

Statistics

: h
 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.
  • -4.0°C

  • 115–210 cm

  • 0/25

  • Live

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.