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Winter Hiking recommended route

Elsinger Way: Lake Piburger See

Winter Hiking · Oetz · Open
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OETZ -> Piburg -> Piburger See -> Elsinger Weg -> Oetz
Open
moderate
Distance 6.8 km
2:30 h
220 m
227 m
956 m
768 m
From the village center in Oetz over the Piburger bridge - turn left ath the soccer court- over the wide forest trail (Elsinger Weg) up to Piburger See. Along the flat bank of the lake to the hamlet of Piburg. Return over the road to Oetz.
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Update: December 17, 2021
Difficulty
moderate
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Highest point
956 m
Lowest point
768 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 00 500
[email protected]

Tips and hints

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

Start

Oetz (776 m)
Coordinates:
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47.202900, 10.897429
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47°12'10.4"N 10°53'50.7"E
UTM
32T 643704 5229458
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Destination

Oetz

Turn-by-turn directions

From the village center in Oetz over the Piburger bridge - turn left ath the soccer court- over the wide forest trail (Elsinger Weg) up to Piburger See. Along the flat bank of the lake to the hamlet of Piburg. Return over the road to Oetz..

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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

Oetz is located in the western part of Austria in the state TYROL, in a southern side valley of the Inn valley - the ÖTZTAL. 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

The following parking facilities are available in Oetz / Piburg:
  • Parking Acherkogelbahn - free for guests of the gondola lift, camping prohibited
  • Parking lot Raftingeinsteinstelle (at the end of Oetz on the right side) - free, but limited parking (alternatively Acherkogelbahn 150 m), camping prohibited
  • Oetz parking area (subject to a charge)
  • Parking Piburg at the Hotel Seerose, subject to charges.

Coordinates

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47.202900, 10.897429
DMS
47°12'10.4"N 10°53'50.7"E
UTM
32T 643704 5229458
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Equipment

It is recommended to wear hiking equipment such as outdoor clothing, weather-resistant outdoor clothing, ankle-high mountain boots, wind, rain and sun protection, cap and gloves. It is also important to have sufficient food and a first-aid package, a cell phone and a hiking map. 

 

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  • Round path Oetz - Habichen
  • winter round Oetz - Piburg (400)
  • Medinger Way Round Sautens - Ötz - Sautens
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Status
Open
Difficulty
moderate
Distance
6.8 km
Duration
2:30 h
Ascent
220 m
Descent
227 m
Highest point
956 m
Lowest point
768 m
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