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The Zirog High Trail

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  • Vorbei an der wunderbar gelegenen Leitneralm
    Vorbei an der wunderbar gelegenen Leitneralm
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Distance 11.8 km
4:26 h
914 m
794 m
1,924 m
1,277 m
Among bizarre rock formations
From the Hühnerspiel near Gossensaß to the Brenner area, the high-level trail largely leads through beautiful forest slopes, but also offers views of the Stubai Alps and the mountains of the Innsbruck area on the alpine clearings. The bizarre rock formations of the "Kapuziner", the Daxspitze and the pretty pyramid of the Kalkwandstange tower over the central part of the trail.

Ascent: From Gossensaß (1080 m) always following trail mark 22 eastwards and, past the Hochwieden farm, through the forest in serpentines (always trail mark 22) up to the Hühnerspielhütte (1868 m; summer management; just under 2:30 hours). High trail: From the Hühnerspielhütte on the high trail (marked 11) northwards, partly level, partly briefly descending to the mountain meadows of the upper Daxalm, then in several ups and downs crossing the steep forest slopes to the extensive Ziroger Alm (1762 m, bar) and up to the Enzianhütte (1903 m; private refuge, open almost all year round; from Hühnerspiel a good 2 hours). Then below the hut follow the signpost "Wolf" on a mostly good path in a very slightly descending slope traverse, past two somewhat lower-lying alpine pastures (Leitneralm and Gröbneralm) to the Lueger Alm near a stream ditch (1601 m; from Enzianhütte 1 hour); from Hühnerspiel 3 hours. – Descent: From the Lueger Alm on trail 12 (or on the longer goods path) through the


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