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Road bike tours in Ötztal

Hiking Trail recommended route

Winnebachseehütte - Längenfeld/Gries

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GRIES PARKING AREA -> Winnebach -> Path Winnebachseehütte -> WINNEBACHSEEHÜTTE
moderate
Distance 4.6 km
2:00 h
778 m
9 m
2,362 m
1,585 m
From the parking lot at the end of Gries you follow the road to Winnebach to take the trail towards Winnebachseehütte. Soon the steep track leads out of the forest past numerous avalanche points. The well-laid trail winds up steeply at the end, to the right you can watch the wild Winnebach-river. Arrived at the hut you have the possibillity to linger on the lake, which is located directly behind the hut.

Author’s recommendation

Bronze relief section of the Ötztal Nature Park at the start of the trail: Here you can learn about the habitat "Wild Water" or the history of Gries.
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Update: November 12, 2021
Difficulty
moderate
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Highest point
2,362 m
Lowest point
1,585 m
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Winnebachseehütte

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 and hints

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

Start

Gries (1,593 m)
Coordinates:
DD
47.069450, 11.027141
DMS
47°04'10.0"N 11°01'37.7"E
UTM
32T 653912 5214875
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Destination

Winnebachseehut

Turn-by-turn directions

Start of the hike is the parking lot at the outskirts of Gries. From here follow the road to Winnebach. Once in Winnebach, you will find a seep track that first leads through the forest and then past numerous avalanche points to the Winnebachseehütte.

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 the

train station Ötztal Bahnhof. Afterwards you can travel smoothly and quick with the public transport or our 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 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

Parking

The following parking facilities are available in Gries:

Parking area at the end of the village - (chargeable)

 

Coordinates

DD
47.069450, 11.027141
DMS
47°04'10.0"N 11°01'37.7"E
UTM
32T 653912 5214875
w3w 
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

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-aid

box, a mobile phone, a walking map and if there is no hut on the way a snack and enough to drink.

 

Similar routes nearby

  • Sulztal Alm
  • Amberger Hut
  • Nissalm
  • Lake Schönrinnenkarsee
  • Besinnungsweg - Längenfeld/Gries
  • Brandalm - Längenfeld
  • Heimatumuseum - Kraftquell Längenfeld
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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
4.6 km
Duration
2:00 h
Ascent
778 m
Descent
9 m
Highest point
2,362 m
Lowest point
1,585 m
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