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Oetz - Armelen hut

Hiking Trail · Oetz
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  • Wanderung Armelenhütte
    / Wanderung Armelenhütte
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  • / Armelenhütte
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  • / Armelen Hütte
  • / Brunnen bei Armelenhütte
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OETZ -> Weller-bridge -> Kohlstatt -> ARMELEN HUT
difficult
5.6 km
3:00 h
950 m
50 m
Start in the village center of Oetz. From there you walk next to the Ötz river to Weller-bridge. Cross the bridge and follow the forest trail to Kohlstatt. There you turn on the small and steep path to Armelen hut.

On your way back you take the same path or you walk down to "Tumpen" on the forest road. From tumpen you have a good bus connection back to Oetz.

Difficulty
difficult
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
1753 m
Lowest point
776 m
Best time of year
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Rest Stop

Armelen Hütte
Lake side Piburger See

Safety information

Moderate mountain trail; for sure-footed and experienced hikers. Good physical condition, mountain experience & mountain equipment (see notice equipment) necessary. Please pay attention to the current weather report:

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.

Start

Oetz (776 m)
Coordinates:
Geographic
47.202594, 10.897514
UTM
32T 643711 5229424

Destination

Armelen Hut

Turn-by-turn directions

Start in the village center of Oetz. From there you walk next to the Ötz river to Weller-bridge. Cross the bridge and follow the forest trail to Kohlstatt. There you turn on the small and steep path to Armelen hut.

Note


all notes on protected areas

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

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 Oetz:

 

  • Parking Acherkogelbahn - free for guests of the gondola lift, camping prohibited
  • Parking lot Raftingeinsteinstelle (at the end of Oetz on the right side) - free, but limited parking (alternatively Acherkogelbahn 150 m), camping prohibited
  • Oetz parking area (subject to a charge)
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Author’s map recommendations

Kompass #043 | Ötztaler Alpen Ötztal, Pitztal | 1:50.000

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Difficulty
difficult
Distance
5.6 km
Duration
3:00h
Ascent
950 m
Descent
50 m
In and out Scenic Refreshment stops available

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