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Road bike tours in Ötztal

Cross-Country Skiing recommended route

Sonnenplateau Track - Umhausen-Niederthai

Cross-Country Skiing · Oetztal · closed
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NORDIC SPORTS ARENA NIEDERTHAI->Sonnenplateau Track/night Track->NORDIC SPORTS ARENA NIEDERTHAI
closed
Skating, Classic
easy
Distance 3 km
0:40 h
15 m
15 m
1,568 m
1,560 m
The 3 kilometer long cross-country skiing track leads, slightly ascending and descending, right to the heart of Niederthai‘s sunny plateau and across endless fields. Past the scenic houses of Niederthai or along the forest edge you can enjoy uninterrupted panoramic views. The Nordic track offers three alternatives of intermediate difficulty for sporty Nordic skiers.

A part of the cross-country skiing trail (from Nordic Sports Arena till Überfeld) is from Monday till Wednesday evening from 5.00 pm till 9.00 pm lighted.

Difficulty
easy
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
1,568 m
Lowest point
1,560 m
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Track types

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Safety information

Please pay attention to the current weather- & avalanche report: https://www.oetztal.com/de/winter.html &

https://avalanche-report/albina-web/bulletin/2019-01-07?lang=de 

Tips and hints

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

Start

Nordic Sports Arena Niederthai (1,563 m)
Coordinates:
DD
47.120240, 10.964935
DMS
47°07'12.9"N 10°57'53.8"E
UTM
32T 649047 5220399
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Destination

Nordic Sports Arena Niederthai

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The 3 kilometer cross-country skiing track leads, slightly ascending and descending, right to the heart of Niederthai‘s sunny plateau and across endless fields. Past the scenic houses of Niederthai or along the forest edge you can enjoy uninterrupted panoramic views. The Nordic track offers three alternatives of intermediate difficulty for sporty Nordic skiers. 

 

 

 

Note


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Public transport

Travel safe and comfortable with the train to the Ötztal Bahnhof train station. Last stop and exit point is the train station Ötztal Bahnhof. Afterwards you can travel smoothly and quick with the public transport or out local taxi 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 the longest side valley in the Eastern Alps. The journey with the car leads you through the Inntal valley to the entrance of the vallly and further on through the valley. Among the toll motorways you can also use the country roads. 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 Niederthai:
  • Nordic Sports Arena Niederthai, chargeable € 5,- per day 

 

Coordinates

DD
47.120240, 10.964935
DMS
47°07'12.9"N 10°57'53.8"E
UTM
32T 649047 5220399
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Author’s map recommendations

winter hiking map Umhausen-Niederthai

Equipment

Appropriate equipment such as breathable suitable outdoor clothes for the weather, wind-, rain-, snow- and sun protection, hat and gloves is for all hikes and tours necessary. Please bring a first-aid box, a mobile phone, a walking map and if there is no hut on the way a snack and enough to drink.  

 

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Status
closed
cross-country skiing technique
Skating, Classic
Difficulty
easy
Distance
3 km
Duration
0:40 h
Ascent
15 m
Descent
15 m
Highest point
1,568 m
Lowest point
1,560 m
Classic Skating Circular route Scenic Refreshment stops available

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