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Alpine Tour recommended route

Hinterer Brochkogel

Alpine Tour · Oetztal
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  • Breslauer Hütte
    / Breslauer Hütte
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  • / Breslauer Hütte
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  • / Breslauer Hütte Zimmer
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  • / Wanderung zur Breslauer Hütte
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  • / Breslauer Hütte
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  • / Aufstieg zur Breslauer Hütte
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BRESLAUER HÜTTE -> HINTERER BROCHKOGEL
difficult
Distance 3.6 km
3:00 h
778 m
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Along Seufertweg trail from Breslauer Hütte towards Vernagthütte. Keep to the right and cross Mitterkarferner glacier and Mitterkarjoch, then walk to the peak along the boulder ridge.

 

Author’s recommendation

The Hintere Brochkogel is only recommended for sure-footed and experienced mountaineers!

Reservation of the hut sleeping places necessary!

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Update: March 31, 2021
Difficulty
difficult
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
3,635 m
Lowest point
2,841 m
Best time of year
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Safety information

For high alpine experienced mountaineers that are free from vertigo & surefooted. Excellent physical condition, extensive mountain experience, alpine climbing gear, safety- and orientation guide, good weather conditions recommended. Please pay attention to the current weather report: www.oetztal.com

Tips and hints

More details about hiking In Ötztal: https://www.oetztal.com/wandern 

Start

Breslauer Hütte (2,840 m)
Coordinates:
DD
DMS
UTM
w3w 

Destination

Hinterer Brochkogel

Turn-by-turn directions

From Breslauer Hütte on the Seufertweg direction Vernagthütte, turn right on the Mitterkarferner to the Mitterkarjoch and continue over the Blockgrat to the summit.

 

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

The 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 valley 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

Parking

The following parking options are available in the mountaineering village Vent

- In summertime in front of the village (parking machine, only coins or EC card) and at the chairlift (at the ticket office of the mountain railways)

- In wintertime only at the chairlift

Cost: € 5,00 per day/car

Coordinates

DD
DMS
UTM
w3w 
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Author’s map recommendations

Kompass #042 | Inneres Ötztal und Pitztal, Gurgler Tal, Venter Tal | 1:25.000

Kompass #43 | Ötztaler Alpen, Ötztal, Pitztal | 1:50.000

Freytag&Bernd WK 251  | Ötztal, Pitztal, Kaunertal, Wildspitze  | 1:25:000

Kompass | Bike- & Wanderkarte Ötztal | 1:35.000

Equipment

Appropriate equipment such as breathable suitable outdoor clothes for the weather, ankle-high walking boots, wind-, rain- & sun protection, hat, possibly gloves, is for all hikes and tours necessary. Please bring a first-aid box, 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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  • Vent - Ramolhaus
  • Vent - Hochjoch Hospiz - Brandenburger Haus
  • Three huts hike - Breslauer Hütte, Vernagthütte, Hochjoch Hospiz
  • Vent - Breslauer Hütte - Vernagthütte
  • Vernagthütte - Fluchtkogel
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Difficulty
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Distance
3.6 km
Duration
3:00 h
Ascent
778 m
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