OETZ -> Elsinger Weg -> Kohlstatt -> Randweg -> Habichen -> OETZ
From the village center you head towards Haidach sports field. Follow the broad forest trail to Kohlstatt area. Turn left and proceed on Randweg trail to Habichen. In Habichen you pass a beautiful small lake. From there yo walk again to Oetz. (Time: 1.5 hrs)
lake Habicher See and the ice-cellar
house of family Grassmayr
Safety informationPlease inform yourself about the conditions and status of the respective winter hiking trail at Ötztal Tourismus.
T +43 5 72 00 500
EquipmentIt 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, hints and linksMore details about winter hiking in Ötztal: https://www.oetztal.com/winterwandern
Getting thereOetz 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
ParkingThe 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)
Author’s map recommendations
For changing the range of view, push the arrows together.