Hiking & Mountaineering in Vent

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...those are synonymous with Vent - where the roads end the hiking trails start. Enjoy a lovely walk up to Rofenhöfe, the Eastern Alps' highest permanently settled farmhouses promising both adventures and nature exploration. Cross the thrilling suspensions bridge or visit the Haflinger horse breeding. Climb beyond 3000 meters above sea level and start your high Alpine peak conquest.  A holiday in Vent is simply a unique experience!

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Winter Hiking Trail Niedertal - Mountaineering Village Vent

Winter Hiking · Oetztal
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  • Unberührte Winterlandschaft
    / Unberührte Winterlandschaft
    Photo: Bianca Klotz, Ötztal Tourismus
  • Das Bergsteigerdorf Vent auf 1.900 m
    / Das Bergsteigerdorf Vent auf 1.900 m
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  • Blick von der Ramolalm ins Niedertal
    / Blick von der Ramolalm ins Niedertal
    Photo: Bianca Klotz, Ötztal Tourismus
Map / Winter Hiking Trail Niedertal - Mountaineering Village Vent
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Wonderfully winter hiking trail from the mountaineering village Vent to the  Niedertal (attention - no safety barriers, Please check the Avalanche Hazard Scale!)
easy
2.7 km
2:00 h
216 m
3 m
Walking through the village you turn right after the bridge. Across the next bridge to Ochsenkopf lift and further on towards the ski lift top station. Turn left into the trail to Niedertal (approx. 1 hr towards theupper valley). After 1 hour back to Vent as the cleared trail ends here.Refreshment stopover at various inns and restaurants in Vent.(Time: 2.5 hrs)

No safety barriers
Please check the Avalanche Hazard Scale!

 

Author’s recommendation

Beautiful view at the peak Similaun.

Difficulty
easy
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Altitude
2096 m
1881 m
Best time of year
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Safety information

Please inform yourself about the conditions and status of the winter hiking trail Niedertal at Hotel Alt Vent:

T + 43 (0) 5254 8130

email: info@hotel-vent.at

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

Kirche Vent (1883 m)
Coordinates:
Geographic
46.859878, 10.914589
UTM
32T 645936 5191372

Destination

Niedertal

Turn-by-turn directions

Walking through the village you turn right after the bridge. Across the next bridge to Ochsenkopf lift and further on towards the ski lift top station. Turn left into the trail to Niedertal (approx. 1 hr towards theupper valley). After 1 hour back to Vent as the cleared trail ends here.Refreshment stopover at various inns and restaurants in Vent.(Time: 2.5 hrs)
Please check the Avalanche Hazard Scale!

 

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

Author’s map recommendations

Kompass Karte Inneres Ötztal 

Kompass Karte Ötztaler Apen

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Difficulty
easy
Distance
2.7 km
Duration
2:00 h
Ascent
216 m
Descent
3 m
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