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Haute Route 7. Etappe: Vorderötscher – Langau

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Distance 21.7 km
8:15 h
1,388 m
1,598 m
1,893 m
678 m
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Update: July 12, 2021
Difficulty
difficult
Stamina
Highest point
1,893 m
Lowest point
678 m

Tips and hints

Etappenziel: Gasthof zum Schützenwirt, Fam. Pöllinger, T +43 7480/5202

Zusätzlicher Stützpunkt (mit Nächtigungsmöglichkeit):

Ötscherschutzhaus bei der Bergstation des Ötscherliftes (Österr. Touristenklub, Hüttentelefon +43 7480 5249).

Zusätzlicher Talort: Lackenhof (Info Ötscher Tourismusbüro, Tel. +43 7480 93049; Ötscherlift Tel. +43 7480 5354).

Start

Schutzhaus Vorderötscher (887 m)
Coordinates:
DD
47.831700, 15.224960
DMS
47°49'54.1"N 15°13'29.9"E
UTM
33T 516835 5297619
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Destination

Langau

Turn-by-turn directions

Ötscher-Überschreitung vom Erlauftal ins Ybbstal

Route: Schutzhaus Vorderötscher (888 m) – Ötschergräben (752 m) – Sperriedel – „Jäger Herz“ – Geldloch und Taubenloch – Rauher Kamm / Klettersteig – Großer Ötscher (1893 m) – Ötscherschutzhaus (1418 m).

Variante Wanderweg: Ötschergräben – Spielbichler – Riffelsattel – Ötscherschutzhaus – Großer Ötscher – Ötscherschutzhaus.

Weiterweg ins Ybbstal: Ötscherschutzhaus – Riffelsattel – Mittereckkogel – Winkelbachgraben – Langau (681 m).

Note


all notes on protected areas

Coordinates

DD
47.831700, 15.224960
DMS
47°49'54.1"N 15°13'29.9"E
UTM
33T 516835 5297619
w3w 
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Author’s map recommendations

Freytag & Berndt WK 031

Equipment

Basic Equipment for Long-Distance Hikes

  • 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

Camping Equipment

  • Tent (3- or 4-season)
  • Stove (including fuel and utensils)
  • Sleeping mat. Sleeping bag with suitable temperature rating.
  • Food
  • Toiletries and medication
  • Toilet paper

Things to Bring if Staying in a Mountain Hut

  • Toiletries and medication
  • Quick-drying towel  
  • Ear plugs
  • Sleeping bag liner
  • Sleepwear
  • Alpine club membership card if applicable / ID
  • Coronavirus mask and hand sanitizer
  • 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.
Status
closed
Difficulty
difficult
Distance
21.7 km
Duration
8:15 h
Ascent
1,388 m
Descent
1,598 m
Highest point
1,893 m
Lowest point
678 m

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