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Mountain tour recommended route Stage 6

Von Vent im Ötztal nach Meran

· 2 reviews · Mountain tour · Oetztal
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  • Hütte vom gegenüberliegenden Hang
    / Hütte vom gegenüberliegenden Hang
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moderate
Distance 52.8 km
8:57 h
1,272 m
2,884 m

Author’s recommendation

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Author
Julia Gebauer
Update: June 11, 2018
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
3,078 m
Lowest point
301 m
Best time of year
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Rest Stop

Martin-Busch-Hütte
Similaunhütte

Safety information

Start

Vent im Ötztal (1,897 m)
Coordinates:
DD
46.859970, 10.913660
DMS
46°51'35.9"N 10°54'49.2"E
UTM
32T 645865 5191381
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Destination

Meran

Turn-by-turn directions

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Coordinates

DD
46.859970, 10.913660
DMS
46°51'35.9"N 10°54'49.2"E
UTM
32T 645865 5191381
w3w 
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

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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.

Questions and answers

Question from Renate Frey  · September 10, 2019 · Community
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Answered by Svenja Trachte  · September 10, 2019 · Outdooractive Editors
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Rating

5.0
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Rudi Jäger
March 14, 2018 · Community
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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
52.8 km
Duration
8:57 h
Ascent
1,272 m
Descent
2,884 m
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