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Cross-Country Skiing recommended route

Cross-Country Track Ochsengarten

Cross-Country Skiing · Haiming
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OCHSENGARTEN -> school -> cross country slope through the wood -> on the other way back  -> OCHSENGARTEN
Skating, Classic
moderate
Distance 5.1 km
1:00 h
73 m
69 m
Loop trail of easy difficulty with a length of 3.8 km. The trail is suitable for both classic and skating style. Entrance possibilities at the school (main entrance), opposite the Gasthof Waldesruh and opposite the Gasthof Burkert, as well as next to the ski lift Balbach in Ochsengarten.

 

 

Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
1,603 m
Lowest point
1,524 m
Best time of year
Jan
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Rest Stop

Otto´s Einkehr-Stadl
Gasthof Walderhof
Gasthof Burkert
Gasthof Bergland
Gasthof Waldesruh

Safety information

Please inform yourself about the conditions and status of the respective cross country trail at Ötztal Tourismus.

 

Ötztal Tourismus T +43 5 72 00 500 info@oetztal.com

Tips and hints

More details about cross country skiing in Ötztal: https://www.oetztal.com/langlaufen

Start

Ochsengarten (1,530 m)
Coordinates:
DD
47.227403, 10.935280
DMS
47°13'38.7"N 10°56'07.0"E
UTM
32T 646503 5232251
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Destination

Ochsengarten

Turn-by-turn directions

Loop trail of easy difficulty with a length of 3.8 km. The trail is suitable for both classic and skating style. Entrance possibilities at the school (main entrance), opposite the Gasthof Waldesruh and opposite the Gasthof Burkert, as well as next to the ski lift Balbach in Ochsengarten.

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 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 Ochsengarten:

Parking near the trail: School Ochsengarten

Coordinates

DD
47.227403, 10.935280
DMS
47°13'38.7"N 10°56'07.0"E
UTM
32T 646503 5232251
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Equipment

  • Cross-country skis - classic or skating skis
  • Cross country poles of suitable length
  • Cross country boots - precise fit, should give a firm grip and tight-fitting
  • Clothing - Functional underwear with long arms and legs, special running tights and tight pants, water repellent and breathable jacket recommended
  • Gloves should provide a firm grip and optimal stick guidance

 

Basic Equipment for Cross-Country Skiing

  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Lightweight rain and windproof ski jacket
  • Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket and suitable legwear)
  • Lip protection (SPF 30+)
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • Sunglasses
  • Cross-country skiing gloves
  • Neckwear
  • moisture wicking skull / knit cap

Technical Equipment for Cross-Country Skiing

  • Cross-country skis
  • Cross country ski bindings
  • Cross-country boots
  • Cross-country poles
  • Waxes 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

  • Ochsengarten's Roundway
  • Almhof Mareil
  • 6050 Amberger See
  • Ochsengarten - Wetterkreuz peak
  • Almhof Mareil over Sattele
  • Grünwaslekreuz peak
  • Lake Ambergersee
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crosscountry skiing technique
Skating, Classic
Difficulty
moderate
Distance
5.1 km
Duration
1:00 h
Ascent
73 m
Descent
69 m
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