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Winter Hiking recommended route

Zwieselstein/Bodenegg - Sölden

Winter Hiking · Sölden · open
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m 1550 1500 1450 5 4 3 2 1 km Jausenstion Bodenegg
ZWIESELSTEIN Brückenwirt - Sportplatz - Jausenstation Bodenegg - Sportplatz - ZWIESELSTEIN Brückenwirt
open
easy
Distance 5.6 km
1:30 h
65 m
65 m
From Gasthof Brückenwirt you walk to the Zwieselstein sports field. There you cross a bridge and continue walking towards Bodenegg.

From the Bodenegg Jausenstation you cross the river and walk along the cross-country track over the sports field back to Zwieselstein.

Author’s recommendation

The Jausenstation Bodenegg is open all winter.
Difficulty
easy
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
Jausenstation Bodenegg, 1,529 m
Lowest point
1,456 m
Best time of year
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Safety information

Please inform yourself about the conditions and status of the respective winter hiking trail at Ötztal Tourismus.

 

Ötztal Tourismus
T +43 (0) 57 200 200
soelden@oetztal.com

Tips and hints

More details about winter hiking in Ötztal: https://www.oetztal.com/winterwandern

Start

Zwieselstein Brückenwirt (1,462 m)
Coordinates:
DD
46.937993, 11.027184
DMS
46°56'16.8"N 11°01'37.9"E
UTM
32T 654294 5200268
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Destination

Zwieselstein Brückenwirt

Turn-by-turn directions

From Gasthof Brückenwirt you walk along a wide hiking trail to Zwieselstein's sports field.

There you cross a bridge and then continue walking along the Venter Ache on a wide path towards Bodenegg.

From the Bodenegg Jausenstation you cross the river over a wooden bridge and walk along the trail back to the sports field in Zwieselstein.

Note


all notes on protected areas

Public transport

Public-transport-friendly

Enjoy a comfortable and relaxing train ride to the train station 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

The drive to the ÖTZTAL. Located in Tyrol, the ÖTZTAL branches off to the south as the longest side valley of the Eastern Alps. Arriving by car leads guests over the Inn Valley to the valley entrance and further along the Ötztal. In addition to the toll motorway can also be used on rural roads. With the route planner, the journey can be quickly and easily determined:

To the route planner: https://www.google.at/maps 

 

Parking

The following parking facilities are available in Zwieselstein and Sölden:
  • parking Zwieselstein
  • parking Zwieselstein / sports ground

All parking is free during the day.

 

 

Coordinates

DD
46.937993, 11.027184
DMS
46°56'16.8"N 11°01'37.9"E
UTM
32T 654294 5200268
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Author’s map recommendations

City Map of Sölden

Equipment

 Suitable equipment such as breathable and weather-adapted outdoor clothing, ankle-high hiking boots, wind, rain and sun protection, cap,  and gloves, are required for all walks and tours. The transport of a first aid package, a mobile phone and possibly aHiking map is recommended.

Basic Equipment for Winter Hiking

  • Sturdy, comfortable and waterproof hiking boots appropriate for winter use (B1+ recommended)
  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Long, warm technical socks plus liners and spares
  • Rucksack (with rain cover)
  • Water- and windproof mountaineering jacket and trousers with ankle adjustment or separate gaiters
  • Lip protection (SPF 30+)
  • Water- and windproof gloves plus thin fleece inner gloves
  • Neckwear
  • moisture wicking skull / knit cap
  • Sunglasses
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • First aid kit
  • Blister 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 Winter Hiking

  • Hiking poles fitted with snow baskets
  • Trail ‘spike’ crampons at minimum and a basic ice axe are recommended when covering steeper terrain
  • 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.

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Status
open
Difficulty
easy
Distance
5.6 km
Duration
1:30 h
Ascent
65 m
Descent
65 m
Public-transport-friendly Circular route Refreshment stops available Family-friendly Groomed snow

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