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Road bike tours in Ötztal

Via Ferrata recommended route

Klettersteig Hohe-Mut | Gurgl

Via Ferrata · Ötztal closed
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  • Blick von der Hohe Mut Alm ins Gaisberg- und Rotmoostal
    Blick von der Hohe Mut Alm ins Gaisberg- und Rotmoostal
    Photo: Ötztal Tourismus Information Gurgl, Ötztal

Der Klettersteig Hohe Mut öffnet am Sonntag, 23. Juni 2024. 

closed
easy
Distance 2.6 km
1:45 h
370 m
4 m
2,271 m
1,902 m

Der Klettersteig auf die Hohe Mut ist einer der leichtesten im gesamten Ötztal. Der untere Abschnitt hat eine mittlere Schwierigkeit von A/B und führt zu einer weiten Wiese. Von dort geht es weiter auf einem schmalen Pfad zu einer Gabelung. Die rechte Route eignet sich besonders gut für Einsteiger und Kinder (A/B), während die linke Variante in einer luftigen und aussichtsreichen Kletterei dem markanten Felspfeiler direkt zur Hohe Mut folgt (C).

Difficulty
A/B easy
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
2,271 m
Lowest point
1,902 m

Track types

Asphalt 4.69%Dirt road 48.10%Forested/wild trail 17.89%Path 21.38%Road 7.93%
Asphalt
0.1 km
Dirt road
1.2 km
Forested/wild trail
0.5 km
Path
0.5 km
Road
0.2 km
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Rest stops

See You Obergurgl
Alpen-Wellness Resort Hochfirst*****
Hotel Jenewein - "Hexenkuchl"
Hotel Mathiesn - "Grüner Stuben"
Nederhütte
Hohe Mut Alm

Safety information

SAFETY ON THE VIA FERRATA

The Austrian Alpine Club has published 10 recommendations for climbing on via ferratas in order to increase safety:

 

Plan carefully

Destination should correspond to personal abilities

Use complete set of professional climbing equipment

Don’t access the route in the event of a thunderstorm

Check wire rope and anchors accurately and critically

Partner check at the access point

Maintain sufficient distance

Talk clearly when overtaking someone

Watch out for falling rocks

Respect nature and environment

 

First aid

Whether sport climbing or via ferrata tour, a first aid kit and a cell phone with a full battery you should always with it!   Emergency call 140 - Mountain Rescue - Alpine Emergency 112 - European emergency call (works with any mobile phone & in any available network)

Tips and suggestions

Mehr Infos über Klettern im Ötztal finden Sie hier

Start

Gurgl Zentrum
Coordinates:
DD
46.870375, 11.026765
DMS
46°52'13.4"N 11°01'36.4"E
UTM
32T 654456 5192753
w3w 
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Destination

Gurgl Zentrum

Turn-by-turn directions

Der Klettersteig auf die Hohe Mut ist einer der leichtesten im gesamten Ötztal. Der untere Abschnitt hat eine mittlere Schwierigkeit von A/B und führt zu einer weiten Wiese. Von dort geht es weiter auf einem schmalen Pfad zu einer Gabelung. Die rechte Route eignet sich besonders gut für Einsteiger und Kinder (A/B), während die linke Variante in einer luftigen und aussichtsreichen Kletterei dem markanten Felspfeiler direkt zur Hohe Mut folgt (C).

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. 

Directions

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 countryroads. 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 Gurgl:

 

  • Parking garage (center of Obergurgl), chargeable | € 2,00/hour
  • Parking garage - bottom station Festkogl, chargeable | € 2,00/hour 

Coordinates

DD
46.870375, 11.026765
DMS
46°52'13.4"N 11°01'36.4"E
UTM
32T 654456 5192753
w3w 
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Get there by train, car, bike, or on foot!

Equipment

Depending on the climbing route, appropriate equipment such as breathable and weather-appropriate outdoor clothing, helmet, climbing harness with via ferrata set, via ferrata gloves and suitable footwear is required.

Similar routes nearby

  • Via Ferrata Schwärzenkamm | Obergurgl
  • Via Ferrata Zirbenwald | Obergurgl
  • Via Ferrata Moosalm | Sölden
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Status
closed
Difficulty
A/B easy
Distance
2.6 km
Duration
1:45 h
Ascent
370 m
Descent
4 m
Highest point
2,271 m
Lowest point
1,902 m

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