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Sonnenplateau Track - Umhausen-Niederthai

Cross-Country Skiing · Oetztal
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  • Sonnenplateauloipe
    / Sonnenplateauloipe
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  • / Langlaufen Niederthai
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  • / Klassisch Langlaufen
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  • / Ortsaufnahme Niederthai
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ÖTZTAL XC SKI CENTER->Sonnenplateau Track->ÖTZTAL XC SKI CENTER
Skating, Classic
easy
3 km
0:40 h
15 m
15 m
The 3 kilometer long cross-country skiing track leads, slightly ascending and descending, right to the heart of Niederthai‘s sunny plateau and across endless fields. Past the scenic houses of Niederthai or along the forest edge you can enjoy uninterrupted panoramic views. The Nordic track offers three alternatives of intermediate difficulty for sporty Nordic skiers. 

 

Difficulty
easy
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
1568 m
Lowest point
1560 m
Best time of year
Jan
Feb
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Safety information

Please pay attention to the current weather- & avalanche report: https://www.oetztal.com/de/winter.html &

https://avalanche-report/albina-web/bulletin/2019-01-07?lang=de 

Tips, hints and links

More details about cross country skiing in Ötztal: https://www.oetztal.com/langlaufen

Start

Ötztal XC Ski Center (1563 m)
Coordinates:
DD
47.120240, 10.964935
DMS
47°07'12.9"N 10°57'53.8"E
UTM
32T 649047 5220399
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Destination

Ötztal XC Ski Center

Turn-by-turn directions

The 3 kilometer cross-country skiing track leads, slightly ascending and descending, right to the heart of Niederthai‘s sunny plateau and across endless fields. Past the scenic houses of Niederthai or along the forest edge you can enjoy uninterrupted panoramic views. The Nordic track offers three alternatives of intermediate difficulty for sporty Nordic skiers. 

 

Note


all notes on protected areas

Public transport

Travel safe and comfortable with the train to the Ötztal Bahnhof train station. Last stop and exit point is the train station Ötztal Bahnhof. Afterwards you can travel smoothly and quick with the public transport or out local taxi companies through the valley to your desired destination. Please find the current bus timetable here: http://fahrplan.vvt.at  

Getting there

The car drive to the Ötztal valley. Situated in Tirol, the Ötztal valley set off in southerly direction and is the longest side valley in the Eastern Alps. The journey with the car leads you through the Inntal valley to the entrance of the vallly and further on through the valley. Among the toll motorways you can also use the country roads. A route planner will show you the easiest and most convenient way: https://www.google.at/maps.  

Parking

The following parking facilities are available in Niederthai:
  • car park hamlet of Lehen | Ötztal XC Ski Center , free of charge

 

Coordinates

DD
47.120240, 10.964935
DMS
47°07'12.9"N 10°57'53.8"E
UTM
32T 649047 5220399
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Equipment

Appropriate equipment such as breathable suitable outdoor clothes for the weather, wind-, rain-, snow- and sun protection, hat and gloves is for all hikes and tours necessary. Please bring a first-aid box, a mobile phone, a walking map and if there is no hut on the way a snack and enough to drink.  

 

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crosscountry skiing technique
Skating, Classic
Difficulty
easy
Distance
3 km
Duration
0:40h
Ascent
15 m
Descent
15 m
Classic Skating Scenic Refreshment stops available

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