Variant 2 from Sautens: The starting point is the car park at the sports field at the end of Sautens. The trail will take a broad forest trail in the direction of Bärentalhütte. Afterwards, you take a fork over a hiking trail about 1.5 - 2 hours towards Maisalm. The trail is slightly ascending at first, then steeper before you come back on a wide forest path and follow it for about 30 minutes. After approx. 3 - 3,5 h total time you reach the Maisalm, where you can enjoy a fantastic view of the Inn valley!
EquipmentIt 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.
Tips, hints and linksMore details about hiking In Ötztal: https://www.oetztal.com/wandern
Getting thereÖtztal Bahnhof 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
ParkingThe following parking facilities are available in Ötztal Bahnhof:
- Parking Train station - subject to charges
- Ötztaler Höhe - free of charge