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Hiking Trail recommended route

Gasthof Granstein

Hiking Trail · Sölden
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m 1500 1400 1300 3,5 3,0 2,5 2,0 1,5 1,0 0,5 km Gasthof Granstein
SÖLDEN -> GASTHOF GRANSTEIN -> SÖLDEN
moderate
Distance 3.6 km
1:20 h
150 m
150 m
From Freizeit Arena you walk to the car park of Giggijoch mountain gondola and further on to the hamlet of Hainbach. A steeply rising, fenced walking trail takes you up to the hamlets of Mahpuit and Leite. The beautiful path with almost no change in elevation leads across the forest to the road towards Granstein and the lovely mountain inn (short descending section).

 

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Update: February 17, 2021
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
1,469 m
Lowest point
1,342 m
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Rest Stop

Gasthof Granstein

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:

Tips and hints

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

Start

Sölden (1,344 m)
Coordinates:
DD
46.972852, 11.008869
DMS
46°58'22.3"N 11°00'31.9"E
UTM
32T 652800 5204105
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Destination

Gasthof Granstein

Turn-by-turn directions

From Giggijochparkplatz, local part of Hainbach, rising fenced way to the local part of Mahpuit, further to the district of Leite, nice quiet flat footpath through lichtenwald to the forest road Granstein, continue slightly uphill to Granstein and the inn.

 

Note


all notes on protected areas

Public transport

Travel safe and comfortable with the train to the Ötztal Bahnhof train station. Last stop and exit point is the train station Ötztal Bahnhof. Afterwards you can travel smoothly and quick with the public transport or our local taxi companies through the valley to your desired destination. Please find the current bus timetable here: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 Sölden:
  • Parking lot
  • parking lot Stiegele
  • stair parking
  • Giggijochbahn + underground garage
  • Gaislachkoglbahn + underground garage
  • Parking Hochsölden
  • parking garage Hochsölden 1. parking lot

All parking is free during the day.

 

Parking for several days (eg hike tour):

  • Parkticket either online or directly at the cash desk of the Gaislachkoglbahn

Coordinates

DD
46.972852, 11.008869
DMS
46°58'22.3"N 11°00'31.9"E
UTM
32T 652800 5204105
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Author’s map recommendations

Kompass #042 | Inneres Ötztal und Pitztal

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-aidbox, a mobile phone, a walking map and if there is no hut on the way a snack and enough to drink.

 

Basic Equipment for Hiking

  • Sturdy, comfortable and waterproof hiking boots or approach shoes
  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Hiking socks  
  • Rucksack (with rain cover)
  • Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket and suitable legwear)
  • Sunglasses
  • Hiking poles
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • First aid kit
  • Blister kit
  • Bivy / survival bag  
  • Survival blanket
  • Headlamp
  • Pocket knife
  • Whistle
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Navigation equipment / map and compass
  • Emergency contact details
  • ID
  • 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.

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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
3.6 km
Duration
1:20 h
Ascent
150 m
Descent
150 m
Scenic Refreshment stops available Family-friendly Linear route

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