Hiking Trail

Hut tour Hochoetz

Hiking Trail · Oetz
Responsible for this content
Ötztal Tourismus Verified partner  Explorers Choice 
  • Wanderung in Oetz: Hüttentour Hochoetz
    / Wanderung in Oetz: Hüttentour Hochoetz
    Video: Outdooractive
  • / Wurstsalat
    Photo: Ötztal Tourismus
  • / Acherbergalm mit Blick auf Tschirgant
    Photo: Ötztal Tourismus
  • / Bielefelder Hütte
    Photo: Ötztal Tourismus
  • /
    Photo: Ötztal Tourismus
  • / Balbach Alm Terrasse
    Photo: Ötztal Tourismus
  • / Kühtaile Alm
  • / Trampolin Fun
  • / Tiroler Gröstl mit Spiegelei und Krautsalat
    Photo: Ötztal Tourismus
m 2100 2000 1900 5 4 3 2 1 km Panoramarestaurant Hochoetz Kühtaile Alm Bielefelder Hütte Balbach Alm
PARNORAMARESTAURANT HOCHOETZ -> Acherberg Alm -> Bielefelder Hütte -> Balbach Alm -> Kühtaile Alm -> PANORAMARESTAURANT HOCHOETZ
moderate
5.8 km
3:30 h
309 m
309 m
Take the Acherkogelbahn to Hochoetz. There you follow the forest road down to Acherberg Alm. Enjoy home made products like butter and cheese there. 

Follow the hiking trail up to Bielefelder Hütte. A nice view over Oetz and the impressive Acherkogel. Follow the forest road down to the crosspoint "Mohrenkopf". This hiking trail leads you to Balbach Alm. Lots of fun for Kids at the playground!

Follow the forest road to Kühtaile Alm. A small petting-zoo and again a playground is waiting for children and families! 

Author’s recommendation

WIDIVERSUM family playground directly at the Panoramarestaurant

WIDI playgrounds at every hut in Hochoetz

Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
2112 m
Lowest point
1888 m
Best time of year
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec

Rest Stop

Balbach Alm
Kühtaile Alm
Alpengasthof Balbacherhof
Panoramarestaurant Hochoetz
Bielefelder Hütte

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, hints and links

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

Start

Panoramarestaurant Hochoetz (2017 m)
Coordinates:
DD
47.212226, 10.931890
DMS
47°12'44.0"N 10°55'54.8"E
UTM
32T 646288 5230558
w3w 
///doormat.diversions.hostiles

Destination

Panoramarestaurant Hochoetz

Turn-by-turn directions

Take the Acherkogelbahn to Hochoetz. There you follow the forest road down to Acherberg Alm. Enjoy home made products like butter and cheese there. 

Follow the hiking trail up to Bielefelder Hütte. A nice view over Oetz and the impressive Acherkogel. Follow the forest road down to the crosspoint "Mohrenkopf". This hiking trail leads you to Balbach Alm. Lots of fun for Kids at the playground!

Follow the forest road to Kühtaile Alm. A small petting-zoo and again a playground is waiting for children and families! 

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 Oetz:

 

  • Parking Acherkogelbahn - free for guests of the gondola lift, camping prohibited
  • Parking lot Raftingeinsteinstelle (at the end of Oetz on the right side) - free, but limited parking (alternatively Acherkogelbahn 150 m), camping prohibited
  • Oetz parking area (subject to a charge)

Coordinates

DD
47.212226, 10.931890
DMS
47°12'44.0"N 10°55'54.8"E
UTM
32T 646288 5230558
w3w 
///doormat.diversions.hostiles
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Author’s map recommendations

Kompass #043 | Ötztaler Alpen Ötztal, Pitztal | 1:50.000

Equipment

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

 

Similar routes nearby

  • Kühtaile Alm
  • Hochoetz down to Ochsengarten
  • Bielefelder Hut
  • Acherberg Alm Hochoetz
  • Balbach Alm Hochoetz
  • Hochoetz - Stufenreich - Oetz
  • Hochoetz down to Oetz
 These suggestions were created automatically.
Difficulty
moderate
Distance
5.8 km
Duration
3:30h
Ascent
309 m
Descent
309 m
Loop Scenic Refreshment stops available Cableway ascent/descent

Statistics

  • Contents
  • Show images Hide images
: h
 km
 m
 m
 m
 m
For changing the range of view, push the arrows together.
  • 12°C

  • 0–50 cm

  • Info

  • Live

  • 38/175

We use cookies to make our website as user-friendly as possible. If you continue we assume that you agree to the use of cookies on our website. More detailed information can be found in our privacy policy.