This 3.8 km long natural toboggan run is a hit for young and old. You can start the run right next to the sledge dispenser at the hut and enjoy the first meters. On request, the hutkeeper pick you up and bring you to the hut with the Pistenbully.
From the parking lot barrier you need a leisurely hike about 2 hours. The Stallwiesalm has the whole winter open and there are no rest days , On pre-order culinary highlights such as cheese spaetzle or ribs are offered in the evening.
For larger groups it is advisable to make a reservation. Hut evenings get organized also on other days of the week.
It is recommended to wear a helmet while the tobogganing. If you are sledding after the hut evening, you should have a head torch (which can also be rented in the hut). -> no floodlight
Tips and hintsMore details about tobogganing in Ötztal:
Getting thereThe 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
ParkingAbove Sölden in Granbichl there is a small parking lot, which you can use during the day for free. The parking lot is located below the barrier in a curve.
If this parking lot is full than you can park your car at the Postplatz, also for free during the day.
Author’s map recommendations
- good winter shoes with non-slip sole
- Helmet with goggles
- Warm, waterproof clothing
- Flashlight or headlamp for tobogganing at night (can be borrowed at the cottage)
- Sleighs (can be rented at the cottage)
Basic Equipment for Sledding
- 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
- moisture wicking skull / knit cap
Technical Equipment for Sledding
- Sled with tow strap
- Trail ‘spike’ crampons are useful on ascent
- Ski Helmet recommended when sledding through heavily wooded areas
- Ski goggles if 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.