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Valvelspitze

Mountain tour · Oetztal Alps
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  • Fels an der Abzweigung
    / Fels an der Abzweigung
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  • / Abzweigung
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  • / Aufstieg noch im Grünen
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  • / Blick Richtung Weißkugel
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  • / Felslandschaft
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  • / Aufstieg zur Scharte
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  • / An der Scharte
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  • / Talkessel unterhalb der Valvel Spitze
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  • / Im Talkessel unterhalb der Valvel Spitze
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  • / Abstieg in den Talkessel
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  • / Gipfelplateau
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  • / Gipfel der Valvel Spitze
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  • / Der Tisch am Gipfel
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m 3500 3000 2500 2000 10 8 6 4 2 km Oberetteshütte Oberetteshütte
moderate
Distance 11.2 km
8:00 h
1,531 m
1,533 m
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Author
Joachim Altenhein
Update: October 15, 2015
Difficulty
moderate
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Risk potential
Highest point
Valvel Spitze, 3,359 m
Lowest point
Klamm, 2,250 m
Best time of year
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Cardinal direction
NESW

Rest Stop

Oberetteshütte

Safety information

Start

Oberetteshütte (2,681 m)
Coordinates:
DD
46.764776, 10.711312
DMS
46°45'53.2"N 10°42'40.7"E
UTM
32T 630672 5180447
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Destination

Valvelspitze

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Coordinates

DD
46.764776, 10.711312
DMS
46°45'53.2"N 10°42'40.7"E
UTM
32T 630672 5180447
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Equipment

Basic Equipment for Mountain 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
  • Bivy / survival bag  
  • Survival blanket
  • Headlamp
  • Pocket knife
  • Whistle
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Navigation equipment / map and compass
  • Emergency contact details
  • ID

Technical Equipment for Mountain Hikes

  • Climbing helmet as required
  • 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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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
11.2 km
Duration
8:00 h
Ascent
1,531 m
Descent
1,533 m
Summit route Scrambling required

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