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Heidealm

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SÖLDEN - HEIDEALM
moderate
4.9 km
2:30 h
753 m
753 m
From Freizeit Arena you walk to the church and take the steeply rising trail up to the hamlet of Innerwald, then continue to "Stiegele" area. The broad and slightly rising pasture trail takes you to Gaislach forest road. Behind the mountain inn of Gaislach Alm you follow the permanently ascending and winding trail to the mountain hut.

 

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Updated: January 20, 2021
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
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Landscape
Highest point
2,130 m
Lowest point
1,371 m
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Rest Stop

Alpengasthof Gaislach Alm
Alpengasthof Sonneck
Heidealm

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

Parking: post office Sölden

 

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

Start

Sölden (1,370 m)
Coordinates:
DD
46.968027, 11.007035
DMS
46°58'04.9"N 11°00'25.3"E
UTM
32T 652674 5203566
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Destination

Heidealm

Turn-by-turn directions

From Sölden / Kirche, a steep path leads to the inner part of Innerwald, then to the "Stiegle". Slightly ascending along broad alpine path, then forest road to Gaislach. Behind the Gaislach Alm wide ascending path in serpentines to the alpine hut.

 

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 thetrain station Ötztal Bahnhof. Afterwards you can travel smoothly and quick with the public transport or our localtaxi 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 thelongest side valley in the Eastern Alps. The journey with the car leads you through the Inntal valley to theentrance of the valley and further on through the valley. Among the toll motorways you can also use the countryroads. 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):

  • Postplatz, Parkticket available at the information Sölden Parkgarage Gaislachkoglbahn
  • Parkticket either online or directly at the cash desk of the Gaislachkoglbahn

 

Coordinates

DD
46.968027, 11.007035
DMS
46°58'04.9"N 11°00'25.3"E
UTM
32T 652674 5203566
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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.

Similar routes nearby

  • Hühnersteign
  • Gaislachalm
  • Goldeggalm
  • Hochsölden
  • Löple Alm
  • Rettenbachalm
  • Gasthof Sonneck
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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
4.9 km
Duration
2:30h
Ascent
753 m
Descent
753 m
One-way route Scenic Refreshment stops available

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