Mountain Gastronomy in Ötztal
Pure hut feelingThe view couldn't be more idyllic: uncountable mountain peaks, Alpine pastures, babbling brooks - and a quaint, rustic Alpine hut right in the middle of it all. It really pays to stop on your hike or bike tour and try some Tirolean specialties from the menu. Here you will find all details about gastronomy spots in the Ötztal mountains:
home cooking , non-smoking locale , regional cuisine , alpine dairy/snack bar
Feldring Alm - Summer
The ideal destination for families!
From the parking area "Sattele" belong the forest route you can reach the alpine cabin comfortable. At the Alm a wonderful view expected all visitors. At the cabin you can have a homely break and enjoy special regional delights.
The Feldring Alm is also a ideal starting point for more hiking tours.
Feldring Alm - Winter
The ideal destination for families!
Belong the 2,2 km long tobbogan run you can reach the alpine cabin comfortable. At the Alm a wonderful view expected all visitors. At the cabin you can have a homely break and enjoy special regional delights.
Sledge-rental: € 3,00 per sledge
The Feldring Alm is also a ideal starting point for ski-mountaineering and snow hiking tours.
live music/concerts , vegetarian cuisine , home cooking , Ski huts , non-smoking locale , regional cuisine , alpine dairy/snack bar
The Hut: At Gampe Thaya only local produce from our own farms is used to prepare typical Ötztal specialties which are served in the cosy wooden parlors or on the wonderful sunbathing terrace. In the "Gampe Ladele" all local products are available for sale, like freshly made cheese. Large playground. Breakfast on the hut on request! Rustic mountain farm and dairy with Tirolean grey cattle, own mountain cheese production.
Summer: open from mid June to early October
closed on Mondays
Winter: open from late November to mid April
piste no. 11
typical Ötztal Marende snack, fresh products from own and local farming
To Gampe Thaya:
by bus to Hochsölden, hiking trail directly from Giggijoch top station (50min), leisurely walk via Sonnblick to Gampe Thaya (40 min)
drive on glacier road - toll station, walking tour to Gampe Thaya (15 min)
drive on road towards Hochsölden until you reach the turn-off to Gampe, leisurely walk to Gampe Thaya (35 min)
safe and easy trail in all weathers, winter walking trail to the hut, hut located on the ski slope.
Austrian cuisine , vegetarian cuisine , home cooking , après ski , Glutenfreie Küche , Ski huts , non-smoking locale , alpine dairy/snack bar , Bergrestaurant/Bedienung
Gampe Alm offers cozy parlors, a sunbathing terrace with deck chairs, a unique playground, and a traditional mountain hut ensemble since from 1788.
The beautiful Gampe Alm can be reached on foot in 15 mins. (Rettenbach Strasse - Stabele), 35 mins. (turnoff Hochsölden Strasse) or in 45 mins. (Hochsölden)
Gampe Alm is a great place for a relaxed and enjoyable evening with friends.
Groups should book in advance! Taxi service on request!
Traditional hut meals, daily set lunch menus, milk drinks, homemade pastries, ploughman’s lunch etc.
ALMZEIT Focus: 3-D painters palette and a brush point the way to the autentic hut.
Summer: open from mid June to mid Oktober
Winter: open from early December to April
regional cuisine , alpine dairy/snack bar
With the cozy hut Stallwiesalm you have reached a great mountain hut in the foothills of mighty Söldenkogl peak at 1.850 m altitude.
The hut is well known for its culinary delicious comprising Tyrolean specialities like roast pork shank, spare ribs, cheese spaetzles and Emperor-style shredded pancake!
In summer starting point for different walking tours.
ALMZEIT focus: hut area
Open in summer and winter
Hiking: Sölden - Granbichl - Stallwiesalm, Sölden - Rechenau - Stallwiesalm, altitude gain: 500 m, length: 5 km, time: 1.5 h
with the bike from Sölden Freizeit Arena, length: 5 km, altitude gain: 500 m, gradient: 14%, time: 1 1/4 h
Crossings: Kleblealm, Fiegl's Gasthaus, Lochlealm
Winter: Ski tour to hut, Granbichl - Stallwiesalm, altitude gain: 500 m, lenghth: 5 km, time: 1.5 h; Winter footpath and natural toboggan run to hut. Hut evenings on request.
Peak tours: Söldenkogl time: 3 h, Laubkarsee time: 2.5 h, Hochstubaihütte time: 4 h, Nebelkogel time: 4 h, Wilde Leck time: 5 h
Hütten , alpine dairy/snack bar , Bergrestaurant/Bedienung
The hut is located at an altitude of 2361 m.
Start: Gries/turning Winnebach, Walking time: 2 h
2 multi-bed rooms (4-5 pers. each)
22 dorm beds (4-5 pers. each)
winter room (9)
luggage transport for overnight guests possible
The hut: a quaint and cosy mountain hut with a friendly atmosphere. Wonderful location at Lake Winnebachsee, surrounded by mighty peaks, near an impressive waterfall. Great outing destination for families and hut hikers. In the summer great base for mountaineers, in the winter for ski mountaineers. Climbing garden in vicinity of the hut.
Crossings: Schweinfurter Hütte approx. 5 h, Westfalenhaus approx. 3 h, Amberger Hütte via Gries approx. 4 h or via Gaislehnscharte about 5 h (glacier experience!)
Peaks: Gänsekragen approx. 1.5 - 2 h, Hoher Seeblaskogel approx. 3 h.
With previous mountaineering experience and glacier equipment: Breiter Grieskogel approx. 3-4 h, Winnebacher Weißkogel approx. 3-4 h, Hohe Winnebachspitze approx. 3 h, Bachfallenkopf approx. 3 h (easy climbing in the upper part) (Alpine experience required).
alpine dairy/snack bar
The Zwieselbachalm lies a piece behind the Schweinfurter Hut, in the middle of the Ötztal mountains.
Parking: parking lot Sennhof Niederthai (next to the Information office)
Start the hike at parking lot Sennhof in Niederthai. Follow the forest trail along Horlach Brook into Horlachtal, past the mountain huts of Larstigalm, Kleinhorlachalm, Großhorlachalm and Schweinfurter Hütte further to the Zwieselbachalm.
Altitude gain: 513
Duration: 2,5 hours (up & down 4,5 hours)
Return: same route, from the Larstigalm "Bergmahder trail or Grastal trail" possible
Gletschertisch Bedienungsrestaurant mit Café-Lounge
Austrian cuisine , Ski huts , regional cuisine , international cuisine , Italian cuisine , Bergrestaurant/Bedienung
restaurant , Austrian cuisine , home cooking , Ski huts , regional cuisine , alpine dairy/snack bar , SS/self-service
Summer: open from 26th June 2021 to 19nd September 2021
Winter: open from 18th december 2021 to 18th april 2022
Scenic Stableinalm offers a marvelous sun terrace with uninterrupted views of the Rofental valley, the Ortler mountain massif and the rear Ötztal Alps. Stableinalm serves typical Tirolean specialties focusing on fresh regional products. Ideal base for peak tours to Wildes Mannle (3019 m) or Breslauer Hütte (2844 m).
Winter: Skiing, ski mountaineering, tobogganing.
To Panoramarestaurant Stablein:
from Vent with Wildspitze double chair lift (10 min)
from Vent along the trail below the chair lift time: 1.3 h, length: 2.54 km, altitude gain: 450 m
from Vent via Panoramaweg time: 1.5 h, length: 5 km, altitude gain: 450 m
Crossings: Breslauer Hütte, Rofenhöfe farms
Peak climbs: Wilder Mann with great view of Wildspitze
Austrian cuisine , vegetarian cuisine , home cooking , Ski huts , non-smoking locale , regional cuisine , alpine dairy/snack bar , international cuisine , SS/self-service , Bergrestaurant/Bedienung
Enjoy Tyrolean specialties on the panoramic sun deck. Let yourself be treated by our kitchen team in our newly designed á la carte restaurant. Cozy lounges invite you to relax and linger and a spacious playground with a wide variety of equipment (swings, 20 m long tunnel slide, water games, trampoline etc.) awaits your children. The new Hochsölden-Rotkoglbahn, which opened in November 2019, is also open during the summer season for our hikers, bikers & mountain enthusiasts. The middle station is located directly next to the Sonnblick and is an absolute asset for our guests. Bike Republic Sölden fans already know that the Sonnblick is located right at the end of the -HARBE LINE- or the beginning of the -GAHE LINE-.
With us, everyone gets what they need. Whether you hike, bike or just want to enjoy the view – at the Sonnblick you are at the right place. We are proud to be able to present you such a variety. We are happy to organize hut evenings for groups upon request. We serve warm meals all day - regional specialties made from the best local quality. We are looking forward to your visit.
Sonnblick as a starting point for numerous hikes such as:
- Gampe Thaya, Gampe Alm,
- Dr. Bachmannweg
- Rotkogelhütte etc.
Opening Times summer/winter:
Summer: open from the end of June till the beginning of September
Winter: open from the beginning of December till middle of April
More facts about the Bergrestaurant Sonnblick:
- direct hiking trail from the Giggijoch mountain station (30 min. downhill)
- reachable in any weather via the road from Sölden (2h)
- Easily accessible via the Sölden / Hochsölden bike and hiking area with the Giggijochbahn / Hochsölden-Rotkoglbahn, even for guests who are not so good on foot
- located directly on the following SHAPED LINES of the Bike Republic -HARBE LINE- (Plan Bike Republic 6008)
and -GAHE LINE- (Plan Bike Republic 6028)
- by bike directly from Sölden or from the middle station Gaislachkoglbahn via the Rettenbachtrail to Hochsölden
- Accessible by car via the road to Hochsölden (P in front of the Sonnblick)
alpine dairy/snack bar , Bergrestaurant/Bedienung
The Wiesle (1,528 m) was mentioned as a Schweighof 450 years ago. If the small meadow stain was primarily used for agriculture for centuries, the Wiesle is now particularly popular with those seeking relaxation and day trippers. There are several ways to the idyllic spot, which many call the most beautiful in the Ötztal.
from Au/Nösslachkapelle over the narrow, a little steep hiking trail, Walking time: about 1 1/4 hours
from Niederthai also possible with the pram, Walking time: about 1 hour
from Umhausen direction Niederthai until panorama-parking area, easy footpath, Walking time: about 1 hour
Crossings: Hemerach Alpe, Peak tours: Hemer Kogel
warm kitchen, snacks, own products or from the native farmers.
sun deck, playground, via ferrata near, groups are welcome