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Winter Hiking recommended route

Rieder Seite - Längenfeld

Winter Hiking · Laengenfeld · closed
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  • Pestkapelle
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WINKLEN -> Unterried -> Lehn -> Oberried -> Pestkapelle -> Auenweg -> Lehner Au -> WINKLEN
closed
easy
Distance 9.5 km
2:30 h
73 m
73 m
1,205 m
1,147 m
The starting point for this circular walk is the free parking in the hamlet Winklen. At the beginning you walk the street direction Unterried. Immediately after the first houses turn right and follow the signs to Wurzberg-Alm. There, the flat hiking trail leads to the districts Unterried, Lehn, and Oberried. From far away already visible is the Pestkapelle which drones on a hill. The Pestkapelle is one of the power spots in Längenfeld. That's why we take the slightly ascending path there. After a short breather the way back leads along the floodplain (the Ache) back to Winklen.

 

Author’s recommendation

Since the path is mostly flat, it is also suitable for children.
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Update: April 15, 2022
Difficulty
easy
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Highest point
1,205 m
Lowest point
1,147 m
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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 5 72 00 300
[email protected]

Tips and hints

POI - Pestkapelle

Since plague victims were not allowed to be buried on the other side of the river in the 17th century, in 1661 the small filial church of the Holy Trinity was built - locals call the church also  Bichlkirche or Pestkapelle - in the middle of the forest on Kropfbühel.

More details about winter hiking in Ötztal:

https://www.oetztal.com/winter-hiking

Start

Winklen (1,168 m)
Coordinates:
DD
47.100702, 10.947674
DMS
47°06'02.5"N 10°56'51.6"E
UTM
32T 647792 5218195
w3w 
///breathtaking.regards.griddles
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Destination

Winklen

Turn-by-turn directions

From  Winklen you follow the signposts to Wurzberg Alm. Along the even trail past the hamlets of Unterried, Lehn and Oberried. A slightly rising section takes you to the PlagueChapel. Return to Winklen via Auenweg trail past the hamlet of Lehner Au. 

 

Note


all notes on protected areas

Public transport

 Travel comfortably and safely by train. Endstation or exit point is the station ÖTZTAL. Then you drive comfortably and quickly by public transport or the

local taxi company through the entire valley to your desired destination. The current bus timetable can be found at: http://fahrplan.vvt.at

Getting there

Arriving by car leads holidaymakers over the Inntal to the valley entrance and further along the Ötztal. In addition to the motorway can also be used on rural roads. With the route planner, your journey can be quickly and easily determined. To the route planner: https://www.google.at/maps

 

Parking

The following parking facilities are available:

Parking in Winklen in front of the bridge near the electric shop Optimal - free

Coordinates

DD
47.100702, 10.947674
DMS
47°06'02.5"N 10°56'51.6"E
UTM
32T 647792 5218195
w3w 
///breathtaking.regards.griddles
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Author’s map recommendations

Map from Längenfeld

Equipment

Suitable equipment such as breathable and weather-adapted outdoor clothing, wind,

Rain, snow and sun protection, hat and gloves are required for all walks and tours.

 

Similar routes nearby

  • Wurzbergalm - Längenfeld
  • Tauferberg Loop Trail - Umhausen-Niederthai
  • Wurzbergalm - Umhausen-Niederthai
  • Horlachtal Loop Hiking Trail - Umhausen-Niederthai
  • Round hiking trail Längenfeld / Huben - Längenfeld
  • Längenfeld/Au - Längenfeld
  • Schweinfurter Hütte - Umhausen-Niederthai
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Status
closed
Difficulty
easy
Distance
9.5 km
Duration
2:30 h
Ascent
73 m
Descent
73 m
Highest point
1,205 m
Lowest point
1,147 m
Circular route Family-friendly Cultural/historical interest Groomed snow

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