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Hiking Trail recommended route

Stabelealm - Längenfeld

Hiking Trail · Laengenfeld
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  • / Stabele-Alm 1 - Sommer
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  • / Stabele-Alm 2 - Sommer
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  • / Stabele-Alm 3 - Sommer
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m 2200 2000 1800 1600 1400 1200 1000 2,5 2,0 1,5 1,0 0,5 km Stabelealm Parkplatz Ötztaler Heimatmuseum Innerbergalm Klettersteig Lehner Wasserfall Wurzbergalm Lehner Wasserfall
LEHN -> Steep track in direction Stabelealm -> STABELEALM
Distance 2.7 km
2:00 h
840 m
840 m
1,908 m
1,163 m
From the parking lot in Lehn (near via ferrata entry point), the mountain path begins to rise steadily in the direction of Stabelealm. Along the path you cross or see the Lehner waterfall. Always steadily uphill over the tree line, the path leads up to the Stabelealm at 1908 m.

There is a second variant via which you reach the Stabelealm. Through a wide, but longer forest road, which begins in Unterried. First follow the signs in the direction to Wurzbergalm, then follow the path to Leckalm. From there, the forest trail drops slightly until you reach the Stabelealm.

Author’s recommendation

The Stabelealm can also be reached via the via ferrata Lehner Wasserfall. (After the via ferrata follow the steep track to Stabelealm) Duration: approx. 2 hours
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Update: November 12, 2021
Highest point
1,908 m
Lowest point
1,163 m
Best time of year

Rest Stop


Safety information

Moderate mountain trail; for sure-footed and experienced hikers. Good physical condition, mountain experience

& mountain equipment (see notice equipment) necessary. Please pay attention to the current weather report:

Tips and hints

Once a week the hut taxi drives to Stabelealm during summer season. A reservation is required. 

Ötztal Tourismus - Information Längenfeld +43 (0)57200 300

More details about hiking In Ötztal: https://www.oetztal.com/wandern 


Parking in Unterried (1,163 m)
47.082118, 10.945198
47°04'55.6"N 10°56'42.7"E
32T 647656 5216125



Turn-by-turn directions

You have two possibillities to reach the Stabele-Alm:

Option 1: From Lehn near the via ferrata entry over the steep mountain path towards Stabelealm. (Duration: approx. 2 hours)

Option 2: Over a wide, but longer forest path starting from Unterried through Wurzbergalm and Leckalm (non managed). (Duration: about 4h)



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 our local

taxi companies through the valley to your desired destination. Please find the current bus timetable here:


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 valley 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


The following parking facilities are available in Längenfeld:
  • Parking lot in Lehn – near Heimatmuseum – costs €3,00 (Option 1)


    Parking lot in Unterried - Start hikeing tour Wurzbergalm - free of charge (Option 2)


47.082118, 10.945198
47°04'55.6"N 10°56'42.7"E
32T 647656 5216125
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike


Appropriate equipment such as breathable suitable outdoor clothes for the weather, ankle-high walking boots,

wind-, rain- & sun protection, hat, possibly 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.

Basic Equipment for Hiking

  • Sturdy, comfortable and waterproof hiking boots or approach shoes
  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Hiking socks  
  • Rucksack (with rain cover)
  • Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket and suitable legwear)
  • Sunglasses
  • Hiking poles
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • First aid kit
  • Kit para bolhas
  • Bivy / survival bag  
  • Survival blanket
  • Headlamp
  • Pocket knife
  • Whistle
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Navigation equipment / map and compass
  • Emergency contact details
  • ID
  • 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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  • Wöckelwarte - Längenfeld
  • Lehner Wasserfall - Kraftquell Längenfeld
  • Adlerblick - Kraftquell Längenfeld
  • Thermenrunde - Längenfeld
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2.7 km
2:00 h
840 m
840 m
Highest point
1,908 m
Lowest point
1,163 m
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