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Thematic Trail recommended route

WIDI Theme Trail - All Senses! Der Abenteuerweg mit Scharfsinn

Thematic Trail · Oetz
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  • Tierstimmen
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  • / Schwebebalken
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  • / Acherbergalm mit Blick auf Tschirgant
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m 2050 2000 1950 1900 3,0 2,5 2,0 1,5 1,0 0,5 km Panoramarestaurant Hochoetz Panoramarestaurant Hochoetz Almgasthof Acherberg Alm
PANORAMARESTAURANT (2.020m) -> Fährtenleser - >Seilbrücke -> Schwebebalken -> Acherberg Alm (1.888m) -> Tretmühle, Spürsinn, Tiersteimmenbox -> PANORAMARESTAURANT (2.020m) 
moderate
Distance 3.4 km
1:20 h
130 m
130 m
On this trail you have to be as fast and alert as a squirrel. Test both your skills and your senses: How fast can you run on a treadwheel? How do animal pelts and feathers feel? Which animal sounds can you imitate? Learn the answers to these and many other interesting questions along the way.

 

Distance: 3.8K

Walking time: approx. 1 hr. 20 min.

Station: Top station > Fährtenleser > Seilbrücke > Schwebebalken > Acherberg Alm – Tretmühle, Spürsinn, Tiergucker, Tierstimmenbox > Top station

Refreshment stop: Acherberg Alm

Author’s recommendation

Do not forget! At the panoramic restaurant and the Acherberg Alm you get a "WIDI-Friends-Stamp"
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
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Landscape
Highest point
2,017 m
Lowest point
1,903 m
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Rest Stop

Panoramarestaurant Hochoetz
Alpengasthof Acherberg Alm

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

Start

Panoramarestaurant Hochoetz (2,017 m)
Coordinates:
DD
47.212120, 10.932226
DMS
47°12'43.6"N 10°55'56.0"E
UTM
32T 646314 5230547
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Destination

Acherberg Alm

Turn-by-turn directions

On this trail you have to be as fast and alert as a squirrel. Test both your skills and your senses: How fast can you run on a treadwheel? How do animal pelts and feathers feel? Which animal sounds can you imitate? Learn the answers to these and many other interesting questions along the way.

 

Distance: 3.8K

Walking time: approx. 1 hr. 20 min.

Station: Top station > Fährtenleser > Seilbrücke > Schwebebalken > Acherberg Alm – Tretmühle, Spürsinn, Tiergucker, Tierstimmenbox > Top station

Refreshment stop: Acherberg Alm

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:
  • Parking Acherkogelbahn - free for guests of the gondola lift, camping prohibited
  • Parking next to the river (at the end of Oetz on the right hand side) – free of charge, but limited parking; camping prohibited
  • Parking Oetz town center- parking fee
  • Parking at night during several days' tours: Parking Oetz town center, the ticket is available at the tourist office Oetz. 
  • Parking at the Ochsengartencable car station. free parking, camping prohibited 

Coordinates

DD
47.212120, 10.932226
DMS
47°12'43.6"N 10°55'56.0"E
UTM
32T 646314 5230547
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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.

Basic Equipment for Nature Trails

  • Sturdy, comfortable and preferably waterproof footwear
  • Comfortable clothing
  • Rucksack (with rain cover)
  • Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket)
  • Sunglasses
  • Hiking poles
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Umbrella
  • The 'basic' and 'technical' equipment lists are generated based on the selected activity. They are not exhaustive and only serve as suggestions for what you should consider packing.
  • For your safety, you should carefully read all instructions on how to properly use and maintain your equipment.
  • Please ensure that the equipment you bring complies with local laws and does not include restricted items.

Similar routes nearby

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  • WIDI Theme Trail - Glück auf! Die spannende Welt der Bergmänner
  • Miners Trail Hochoetz with Wetterkreuz peak
  • Water Walk Lake Piburger See Oetz
  • Apple road Haiming
  • Around Umhausen
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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
3.4 km
Duration
1:20 h
Ascent
130 m
Descent
130 m
Out and back Scenic Refreshment stops available Family-friendly Cableway ascent/descent

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