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Mountain Hike recommended route

peak Faltegartenköpfl and Grünwaslkreuz

Mountain Hike · Haiming
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  • Faltegartenköpfl
    / Faltegartenköpfl
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  • / Feldringalm
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  • / Feldringer Almböden
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  • / Faltegartenköpfl
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SATTELE -> Feldring Alm -> Bettlersteig -> Faltegartenköpfl -> Grünwaslkreuz -> SATTELE
moderate
Distance 7.8 km
4:30 h
486 m
486 m
Start at Sattele (1690 m), proceed to Feldring Alm and on Bettlersteig trail up to Faltegartenköpfl (2184 m). Awe-inspiring panoramic view! Descend via the smaller Grünwaslkreuz back to Feldring Alm and Sattele.

VARIANT: Back via Marlstein - Sattele.

Difficulty
moderate
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
2,184 m
Lowest point
1,690 m
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Rest Stop

Feldring Alm

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: www.oetztal.com

Tips and hints

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

Start

Sattele above Ochsengarten (1,689 m)
Coordinates:
DD
47.231327, 10.927823
DMS
47°13'52.8"N 10°55'40.2"E
UTM
32T 645928 5232673
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Destination

Sattele

Turn-by-turn directions

Start at Sattele (1690 m), proceed to Feldring Alm and on Bettlersteig trail up to Faltegartenköpfl (2184 m). Awe-inspiring panoramic view! Descend via the smaller Grünwaslkreuz back to Feldring Alm and Sattele.

VARIANT: Back via Marlstein - Sattele.

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

Sattele, above Ochsengarten, Paid parking

Coordinates

DD
47.231327, 10.927823
DMS
47°13'52.8"N 10°55'40.2"E
UTM
32T 645928 5232673
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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

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.

Basic Equipment for Mountain Hikes

  • Sturdy, comfortable and waterproof hiking boots or approach shoes
  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Hiking socks  
  • Rucksack (with rain cover)
  • Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket and suitable legwear)
  • Sunglasses
  • Hiking poles
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • First aid kit
  • Bivy / survival bag  
  • Survival blanket
  • Headlamp
  • Pocket knife
  • Whistle
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Navigation equipment / map and compass
  • Emergency contact details
  • ID

Technical Equipment for Mountain Hikes

  • Climbing helmet as required
  • The 'basic' and 'technical' equipment lists are generated based on the selected activity. They are not exhaustive and only serve as suggestions for what you should consider packing.
  • For your safety, you should carefully read all instructions on how to properly use and maintain your equipment.
  • Please ensure that the equipment you bring complies with local laws and does not include restricted items.

Similar routes nearby

  • Grünwaslekreuz peak
  • Faltegartenköpfl peak
  • Ochsengarten - Wetterkreuz peak
  • Wetterkreuz peak via Hochoetz
  • Mountain peak Rosskopf
  • Zwölferköpfl peak
  • Mountain peak Blosse
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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
7.8 km
Duration
4:30 h
Ascent
486 m
Descent
486 m
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