Safety informationPlease note the current snow and avalanche situation report for the coming days:
https://www.oetztal.com/en/winter.html & https://avalanche.report/albina-web/bulletin/latest?lang=en
Please inform yourself about the conditions and status of the respective winter hiking trail at Ötztal Tourismus.
T +43 5 72 00 300
Tips and hintsMore details about winter hiking in Ötztal:
Getting thereThe 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 valley 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
ParkingThe following parking facilities are available:
- At the outskirts of Gries - (chargeable)
- At the pilgrimage church in Gries - free
Author’s map recommendations
EquipmentAppropriate 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.