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Sledding recommended route

Sautens - Toboggan run

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SAUTENS -> above the school -> way along the tobbogan run -> way to Haderlehn -> SAUTENS
closed
moderate
Distance 0.9 km
0:20 h
0 m
110 m
In Sautens there is a 1 km long toboggan run. The ascent takes place on a separate path, which means free ride for the tobogganers and therefore safe sledding fun. Toboggan taxi on registration possible.
Difficulty
moderate
Stamina
Experience
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Highest point
947 m
Lowest point
835 m
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Safety information

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.

Tips and hints

More details about tobogganing in Ötztal:

https://www.oetztal.com/rodeln

Start

Sautens (947 m)
Coordinates:
DD
47.200779, 10.865607
DMS
47°12'02.8"N 10°51'56.2"E
UTM
32T 641299 5229164
w3w 
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Destination

Sautens

Turn-by-turn directions

1,5 km long, toboggan run near the church. walking time approx. 45 min. traffic free - toboggan rental and taxi transfert service at Gasthof Hotel Post

 

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

Sautens is located in the West of Austria, more exactly in the province of TIROL. It is a south-facing side valley of the Inntal – the ÖTZTAL. Plan the quickest and easiest travel route from your home town to the Ötztal valley online with the Route Planner:

https://www.google.at/maps

 

Parking

Available parking in Sautens:
  • directly in front of the town hall - for free of charge
  • right after the big bridge right on the big gravel parking lot - for free
  • at the sports field / cross chapel / experience Kalkofen as - for free
  • in front of the elementary school / kindergarten, Kirchblickweg - for free

 

Coordinates

DD
47.200779, 10.865607
DMS
47°12'02.8"N 10°51'56.2"E
UTM
32T 641299 5229164
w3w 
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Equipment

  • Sturdy shoes with non-slip sole
  • Helmet with ski goggles
  • gloves
  • Warm, waterproof clothing
  • Flashlight or headlamp for sledding at night

 

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
  • Neckwear
  • moisture wicking skull / knit cap
  • Sunglasses

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.

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  • Tauferberg toboggan run - Umhausen-Niederthai
  • Längenfeld - Toboggan run Wurzbergalm
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Status
closed
Difficulty
moderate
Distance
0.9 km
Duration
0:20 h
Descent
110 m
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