The Peter Habeler Route
The trail covers a total distance of 56km including 4,990m ascent and 4,980m descent with stops at 6 mountain huts (Geraer Hütte, Tuxerjochhaus, Friesenberghaus, Olpererhütte, Tuxerjochhaus, Landshuter Europa-Hütte) in the midst of beautiful alpine countryside. The individual routes are divided into walking times of between 2.5 and 8 hours, with varying levels of difficulty over diverse terrain including easy sections, alpine meadows and gravel trails as well as over rock, moraines and scree.
Whether clockwise or anticlockwise, the aim is to circumnavigate the peaks of the Western Ziller Valley Alps. Possible start points include Ginzling in the Ziller Valley, St. Jodok, Schmirn (Toldern & Kasern) or Vals in the Wipp Valley. Alternatively it is also possible to join the trail from the Brenner, Pfitsch Valley, Schlegeis reservoir or Hintertux. All valley locations can be reached by public transport (train or bus).
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Tour stages and mountain hut information
For detailed information please contact the Tourismusverband Mayrhofen-Hippach.