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Hiking Trail recommended route

Sölden's walk along the Ötztaler Ache

Hiking Trail · Sölden
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m 1355 1350 1345 2,0 1,5 1,0 0,5 km
FREIZEIT ARENA -> SPAZIERWEG ENTLANG DER ÖTZTALER ACHE
easy
Distance 2.3 km
0:45 h
13 m
13 m
Sun-flooded route in the valley bottom with no change in elevation, benches are provided. (Time: 45 min)

 

Difficulty
easy
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
Granbichl, 1,359 m
Lowest point
Sölden, 1,347 m
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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

Freizeit Arena (1,348 m)
Coordinates:
DD
46.969281, 11.010000
DMS
46°58'09.4"N 11°00'36.0"E
UTM
32T 652896 5203711
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Destination

Freizeit Arena

Turn-by-turn directions

Sun-flooded route in the valley bottom with no change in elevation, benches are provided. (Time: 45 min)

 

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 Postplatz
  • 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):

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

 

Coordinates

DD
46.969281, 11.010000
DMS
46°58'09.4"N 11°00'36.0"E
UTM
32T 652896 5203711
w3w 
///localities.curating.deliberates
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Book recommendation by the author

City Map Sölden

Author’s map recommendations

City Map Sölden

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.

Similar routes nearby

  • Roundway to suspension bridge - Sölden
  • Enduro Rettenbach - N
  • Bike Route - Hochsölden Panorama Trail
  • Rennradtour kleiner Ötztaler - die 4 Bergdörfer Tour
  • Rennradtour - Sölden - Timmelsjoch
  • Bike Route - Forest Trail Rechenau (649)
  • Rennradtour - Innerötztaler Trainingsrunde
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Difficulty
easy
Distance
2.3 km
Duration
0:45 h
Ascent
13 m
Descent
13 m

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