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Ochsengarten - Wetterkreuz peak

Mountain Hike · Oetz
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OCHSENGARTEN -> Balbach Alm -> Wetterkreuz -> Wörgetal -> Knappenweg -> Mareil -> OCHSENGARTEN
moderate
13.5 km
6:00 h
1092 m
1092 m
Starting point is the Ochsengarten information office: along the forest trail into Balbachtal and towards Wetterkreuz. Descend via Wörgetal to Mareil, then back to Ochsengarten.

 

Author’s recommendation

More trips with beautiful view you can make in the area of hochoetz. 

Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
2591 m
Lowest point
1525 m
Best time of year
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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 breathable and weather-adapted outdoor clothing, ankle-high mountain boots, wind, rain and sun protection, cap and possibly gloves. It is also important to have enough food, as well as a first-aid package, a cell phone and a hiking map.

 

Tips, hints and links

Mayr cards you get in the informations of oetztal tourismus

Start

Ochsengarten (1525 m)
Coordinates:
Geographic
47.228610, 10.938537
UTM
32T 646746 5232391

Destination

Ochsengarten

Turn-by-turn directions

Starting point is the Ochsengarten information office: along the forest trail into Balbachtal and towards Wetterkreuz. Descend via Wörgetal to Mareil, then back to Ochsengarten.

 

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:
  • 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

 

Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Author’s map recommendations

Mayr Wanderkarte 1:35000

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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
13.5 km
Duration
6:00 h
Ascent
1092 m
Descent
1092 m
Loop Scenic With refreshment stops Summit route Ridge

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