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Winter Hiking recommended route

Winterweg Wellerbrücke 403

Winter Hiking · Oetztal · closed
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OETZ -> WELLERBRÜCKE
closed
easy
Distance 1.3 km
0:30 h
48 m
8 m
824 m
776 m
A nice and easy hike from Oetz to the idyllic brigde "Weller Brücke". The hike starts in the center of Oetz. From here you walk towards the river "Ötztaler Ache" and follow it on a slightly uphill rising path into the valley until you reach the brigde "Weller Brücke". The beautiful wooden bridge, the romantic winter scenery and the loud raging water invites you to linger. 
Difficulty
easy
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
824 m
Lowest point
776 m
Best time of year
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Track types

Asphalt 12.17%Forested/wild trail 0.09%Path 87.73%
Asphalt
0.2 km
Forested/wild trail
0 km
Path
1.2 km
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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 and hints

www.oetztal.com/winterwandern

Start

Oetz (776 m)
Coordinates:
DD
47.202083, 10.897763
DMS
47°12'07.5"N 10°53'51.9"E
UTM
32T 643731 5229368
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Destination

Wellerbrücke

Turn-by-turn directions

A nice and easy hike from Oetz to the idyllic brigde "Weller Brücke". The hike starts in the center of Oetz. From here you walk towards the river "Ötztaler Ache" and follow it on a slightly uphill rising path into the valley until you reach the brigde "Weller Brücke". The beautiful wooden bridge, the romantic winter scenery and the loud raging water invites you to linger. 

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 our 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 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

Parking

The following parking facilities are available:

 

Parking Oetz town center- parking fee

Parking next to the river (at the end of Oetz on the right hand side) – free of charge, but limited parking; camping prohibited

Parking Acherkogelbahn - free for guests of the gondola lift, camping prohibited

Parking at night during several days' tours: Parking Oetz town center, the ticket is available at the tourist office Oetz.

Coordinates

DD
47.202083, 10.897763
DMS
47°12'07.5"N 10°53'51.9"E
UTM
32T 643731 5229368
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Book recommendation by the author

Information Winter Oetz I available Information Oetz

Author’s map recommendations

Kompass #043 | Ötztaler Alpen Ötztal, Pitztal | 1:50.000

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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  • winter round Oetz - Piburg 400
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  • Viewing point Ebele 406
  • Winterrunde Wellerbrücke 402
  • 5 Orte 444
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Status
closed
Difficulty
easy
Distance
1.3 km
Duration
0:30 h
Ascent
48 m
Descent
8 m
Highest point
824 m
Lowest point
776 m
Linear route Family-friendly Way cleared Groomed snow

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