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Wilhelm-Oltrogge-Weg Hochoetz

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  • / Maningsee oberhalb der alten Bielefelder Hütte
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PANORAMARESTAURANT HOCHOETZ -> Bielefelder Hütte -> Alte Bielefelder Hütte -> Wilhelm-Oltrogge-Weg -> SCHWEINFURTER HÜTTE
difficult
13.1 km
8:30 h
890 m
890 m
You take the Acherkogelcable car from Oetz or the Ochsengartencable car to reach the Panorama restaurant Hochoetz. 

From there you follow the road to Bielefelder hut. Behind the hut, the trail is quite steep. Beneath the top of Brunnenkopf you turn right and follow the track to Old Bielefelder Hut, this hut is destroyed.

You pass the ruin and follow the Wilhelm-Oltrogge-Weg. This is a black signed hiking trail, which is difficult. 

You pass by the Hochreichkopf and on the way to Hochreichscharte you have to cross a safety rope. From there you walk down to Schweinfurter Hütte.

Author’s recommendation

Old Bielefelder Hut, a very beautiful place with nice view. 

Difficulty
difficult
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
2905 m
Lowest point
2011 m
Best time of year
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Rest Stop

Schweinfurterhütte
Panoramarestaurant Hochoetz
Bielefelder Hütte

Safety information

black route

only for experienced hikers

Start

Panoramarestaurant Hochoetz (2011 m)
Coordinates:
DD
47.211967, 10.931452
DMS
47°12'43.1"N 10°55'53.2"E
UTM
32T 646256 5230529
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Destination

Schweinfurter Hut

Turn-by-turn directions

You take the Acherkogelcable car from Oetz or the Ochsengartencable car to reach the Panorama restaurant Hochoetz. 

From there you follow the road to Bielefelder hut. Behind the hut, the trail is quite steep. Beneath the top of Brunnenkopf you turn right and follow the track to Old Bielefelder Hut, this hut is destroyed.

You pass the ruin and follow the Wilhelm-Oltrogge-Weg. This is a black signed hiking trail, which is difficult. 

You pass by the Hochreichkopf and on the way to Hochreichscharte you have to cross a safety rope. From there you walk down to Schweinfurter Hütte.

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

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

free parking is possible at the cable car stations of Oetz and Ochsengarten. 

Coordinates

DD
47.211967, 10.931452
DMS
47°12'43.1"N 10°55'53.2"E
UTM
32T 646256 5230529
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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 outdoor clothing, weather-resistant outdoor clothing, ankle-high mountain boots, wind, rain and sun protection, cap and gloves. It is also important to have sufficient food and a first-aid package, a cell phone and a hiking map.

Similar routes nearby

  • Bielefelder Hut
  • Hochoetz down to Ochsengarten
  • Hut tour Hochoetz
  • Kühtaile Alm
  • Acherberg Alm Hochoetz
  • Balbach Alm Hochoetz
  • Hochoetz - Stufenreich - Oetz
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Difficulty
difficult
Distance
13.1 km
Duration
8:30h
Ascent
890 m
Descent
890 m
Point-to-point Scenic Refreshment stops available Cableway ascent/descent

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