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Sledding recommended route

Ochsengarten - Toboggan run Feldringalm - Haiming

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2,2 km long toboggan run from Ochsengarten/Sattele to Feldring Alm

 

closed
moderate
Distance 2 km
1:00 h
192 m
0 m
2,2 km long run from Sattele 1690 m above Ochsengarten down to Feldringalm 1888m (serviced, closed on Mon and Tue). Walking Time approx 1 h. Tobbogan rental at Feldringalm, no oncoming traffic, Sattele car parking - parking fee. 

Author’s recommendation

Perfect for Families!

 

Difficulty
moderate
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
1,882 m
Lowest point
1,690 m
Best time of year
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Safety information

It is recommended to wear hiking equipment such as outdoor clothing, weather-resistant outdoor clothing, ankle-high mountain boots, wind, rain and sun protection, cap and gloves. It is also important to have sufficient food and a first-aid package, a cell phone and a hiking map.

Tips and hints

More details about tobogganing in Ötztal:

https://www.oetztal.com/rodeln

Start

Ochsengarten (1,689 m)
Coordinates:
DD
47.231305, 10.927764
DMS
47°13'52.7"N 10°55'40.0"E
UTM
32T 645923 5232671
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Destination

Ochsengarten

Turn-by-turn directions

2,2 km long toboggan run from the Feldring Alm (1888m - farmed) to the Sattele (1690m)
walking time approx. 1 hour
toboggan rental directly at the Feldring Alm
Tip: free of traffic, ideal for families, gently inclined

 

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

Ochsengarten is located in the West of Austria, more exactly in the province of TIROL. It is a south-facing side valley of the Inntal – the ÖTZTAL. Plan the quickest and easiest travel route from your home town to the Ötztal valley online with the Route Planner:

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 our information office & Opposite the GH Bergland
  • Ochsengarten at the end of the line, in the direction of Kühtai, at the school, above Ochsengarten - paid parking) at the Sattele starting point WI-Wandergebiet, or SU-Wanderwandergebiet Feldringalm

 

Coordinates

DD
47.231305, 10.927764
DMS
47°13'52.7"N 10°55'40.0"E
UTM
32T 645923 5232671
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Equipment

  • Sturdy shoes with non-slip sole
  • Helmet with ski goggles
  • gloves
  • Warm, waterproof clothing
  • Flashlight or headlamp for sledding at night

 

Basic Equipment for Sledding

  • Sturdy, comfortable and waterproof hiking boots appropriate for winter use (B1+ recommended)
  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Long, warm technical socks plus liners and spares
  • Rucksack (with rain cover)
  • Water- and windproof mountaineering jacket and trousers with ankle adjustment or separate gaiters
  • Lip protection (SPF 30+)
  • Water- and windproof gloves plus thin fleece inner gloves
  • Neckwear
  • moisture wicking skull / knit cap
  • Sunglasses

Technical Equipment for Sledding

  • Sled with tow strap
  • Trail ‘spike’ crampons are useful on ascent
  • Ski Helmet recommended when sledding through heavily wooded areas
  • Ski goggles if required   
  • 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

  • peak Faltegartenköpfl and Grünwaslkreuz
  • Feldring Alm
  • Winterhiking Route Ochsengarten - Feldring Alm
  • Lake Ambergersee
  • Grünwaslekreuz peak
  • Faltegartenköpfl
  • Almhof Mareil over Sattele
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Status
closed
Difficulty
moderate
Distance
2 km
Duration
1:00 h
Ascent
192 m
Scenic Refreshment stops available Family-friendly

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