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Hiking Trailrecommended route

Hochoetz down to Ochsengarten

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  • Ochsengarten
    / Ochsengarten
    Photo: Ötztal Tourismus, Ötztal
  • / Panoramarestaurant Hochoetz (2.020 m)
    Photo: Ötztal Tourismus, Ötztal
  • / Widiversum im Hochoetz
    Photo: Ötztal Tourismus
  • / Kühtaile Alm
  • / Kleinkinder Spielgeräte
  • / Waldspielplatz Ochsengarten
  • / Waldspielplatz in Ochsengarten
    Photo: Ötztal
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 PANORAMARESTAURANT HOCHOETZ -> OCHSENGARTEN
moderate
Distance 6.1 km
1:00 h
8 m
520 m
2,020 m
1,500 m
From the panoramic restaurant Hochoetz you walk down at the left hand side. Follow the forest road to Ochsengarten. 

The forest road would be possible with a child carrier.

Author’s recommendation

At the end of Ochsengarten is th nice playground "Ochsenbrunnen"
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
2,020 m
Lowest point
1,500 m
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Rest stops

Kühtaile Alm
Panoramarestaurant Hochoetz

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: www.oetztal.com

Tips and hints

More information about hiking in Ötztal at www.oetztal.com/wandern

Start

Panoramarestaurant Hochoetz (2,016 m)
Coordinates:
DD
47.212231, 10.931799
DMS
47°12'44.0"N 10°55'54.5"E
UTM
32T 646281 5230559
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Destination

Ochsengarten

Turn-by-turn directions

From the panoramic restaurant Hochoetz you walk down at the left hand side. Follow the forest road to Ochsengarten.

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 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 the tourist information office 

Coordinates

DD
47.212231, 10.931799
DMS
47°12'44.0"N 10°55'54.5"E
UTM
32T 646281 5230559
w3w 
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Author’s map recommendations

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

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.

Similar routes nearby

  • Hut tour Hochoetz
  • Bielefelder Hut
  • Kühtaile Alm
  • Acherberg Alm
  • Balbach Alm Hochoetz
  • Wilhelm-Oltrogge-Weg Hochoetz
  • Hochoetz - hiking down to Oetz via Stufenreich
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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
6.1 km
Duration
1:00 h
Ascent
8 m
Descent
520 m
Highest point
2,020 m
Lowest point
1,500 m
Refreshment stops available Scenic Cableway ascent/descent Linear route Suitable for strollers

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