TUMPEN->Lehn-Platzl->chapel "Maria Schnee"->UMHAUSEN
Distance 5.5 km
Highest point1,037 m
Lowest point924 m
At the car park you cross the main road and the bridge, then walk through the hamlet of Ried and straight on through the snowy meadow road to the hamlet of Lehn-Platzl. Past the beautiful "Maria Schnee" chapel you cross a small wooded area and follow the signs to Umhausen.
Safety informationPlease pay attention to the current weather- & avalanche report: https://www.oetztal.com/de/winter.html &
Tips and hintsMore details about winter hiking in Ötztal: https://www.oetztal.com/winter/the-full-winter-variety-in-oetztal/snowshoe-hiking.html
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 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.
ParkingThe following parking facilities are available in Tumpen:
- Car park of primary school Tumpen, free of charge
32T 644655 5226378
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. 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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