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Hiking Trail recommended route

Zirben Alm - Obergurgl

Hiking Trail · Oetztal · Open
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OBERGURGL -> Zirben Alm -> OBERGURGL
Open
easy
Distance 1.3 km
0:25 h
1,946 m
15 m
1,951 m
1,892 m
From Obergurgl direction south to the last houses of the village. From there you follow the walking path to the Zirben Alm.

 

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Update: June 16, 2021
Difficulty
easy
Technique
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Landscape
Highest point
1,951 m
Lowest point
1,892 m
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Track types

Asphalt 23.63%Dirt road 9.44%Forested/wild trail 64.78%Path 2.12%
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0.1 km
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0.8 km
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Safety information

Easy hike; suitable for beginners and walkers. Please pay attention to the current weather report: https://www.oetztal.com/de/sommer.html.

Tips and hints

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

Start

Obergurgl (1,906 m)
Coordinates:
DD
46.870452, 11.027301
DMS
46°52'13.6"N 11°01'38.3"E
UTM
32T 654496 5192763
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Destination

Obergurgl

Turn-by-turn directions

From Obergurgl direction south to the last houses of the village. From there you follow the walking path to the Zirben Alm.

 

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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

Obergurgl 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 Gurgl:
  • Parking garage (center of Obergurgl), chargeable | € 2,00/hour
  • Parking garage - bottom station Festkogl, free of charge - no parking at night
  • Parking Hochgurglbahn valley station, free of charge - no parking at night
  • Parking Top Mountain Crosspoint, free of charge
  • Parking Hochgurgl, free of charge (very small parking) 

Coordinates

DD
46.870452, 11.027301
DMS
46°52'13.6"N 11°01'38.3"E
UTM
32T 654496 5192763
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

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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  • Archaeological loop trail - Obergurgl
  • Piccard suspension bridge circuit hike - Obergurgl
  • 3 Obergurgl Runde
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Status
Open
Difficulty
easy
Distance
1.3 km
Duration
0:25 h
Ascent
1,946 m
Descent
15 m
Highest point
1,951 m
Lowest point
1,892 m
Refreshment stops available Out and back Family-friendly Dog-friendly Suitable for strollers

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