Weekly Hike Programme 2019

MONDAY: Idyllic Hike

After our way up to the Alpe di Siusi by cablecar, we will walk along Hiking Trail No. 10 through lush mountain pastures towards the Saltner Hütte. With the Rosszähne in front of you, we will walk slightly uphill to a landscape of pastures to the Sattler Schwaige and enjoy a delicious lunch. Having relished in delicious alpine specialties, listened to the ringing of cows´bells, enjoyed the breath taking view of the Sciliar and the surrounding panorama, we will then head home past the Tuene Hütte and Steger Dellai back to Compatsch.  

Please remember to bring the following:
Cablecar ticket, sturdy shoes, backpack with rainwear and drinks

Start: 10.00 am cable car valley station - Alps Activ office
Walking time: 4,5 h
Difference in altitude: 400 m
Alpine hut: Yes
Distance: 11 km
Arrival approx: 3.00 pm
Rate: 45.00 €

TUESDAY: Sunrise on Puflatsch

Early in the morning you'll be picked up at your accommodation and we will bring you to Alpe di Siusi. This is where we start the tour in a northerly direction up to the Puflatsch Guesthouse. On the easy uphill and downhill trail we will reach the north-eastern corner of Puflatsch Mountain after approx. 1.5 hours. Here at this altitude we take a seat on the rustic benches and enjoy the sunrise and a spectacular view of Castelrotto, Val Gardena, the Isarco Valley, and the surroundings. When the view is good, you can even see the highest mountain in South Tyrol, namely the 3905m high Ortles Mountain and the Main Alpine Ridge.

To bring:
Good boots, rucksack with rainwear and drinks, and if you want a camera of course.

Start: pick up at the hotel
Walking time: 1 h 50 min
Difference in altitude: 250 m
Alpine hut: Yes
Distance: 3,5 km
Rate: 50.00 €

TUESDAY: St. Valentin - Marinzen - Schafstall

Marinzenalm is a small alp at 1500 m above sea level. It extends on the slope of the Puflatsch, the viewing point of the Seiser Alm and lies directly above Kastelruth. This is an easy hike with a constant gradient, which requires a bit of fitness.

To bring:
Good hiking boots, rucksack with rainwear and drink

Start: 10.00 a.m. cable cars valley station - Alps Activ office
Walking time: 4 h
Difference in altitude: 500 m
Alpine hut: Yes
Distance: 7,5 km
Arrival approx: 3.00 pm
Rate: 45.00 €

WEDNESDAY: Tiers - Tschafon - Völser Weiher

Already the ascent over the Wuhnleger to the Tschafon hut is the first highlight of this wonderful hike. A particularly beautiful and also popular photo motif is the Brandweiher with the entire Rosengarten in the east, which under ideal conditions is splen- didly reflected in the small pond. This is a great tour without any difficulties, offering a wonderful panoramic view of the plateau of Völs am Schlern. However, the length of the tour should not be underestimated.

To bring:
good hiking boots, rucksack with rainwear, drink and snack

Start: 9 a.m. cable cars valley station - Alps Activ office
Walking time: 5 h 30 min
Difference in altitude: 650 m
Alpine hut: Yes
Distance: 15 km
Arrival approx: 4.30 pm
Rate: 45.00 €

THURSDAY: Rosszähne - Molignon - Tschamin

The Seiser Alm, from where we start, is Europe‘s highest mountain alp. The mountain tour takes us over the gentle, colourful alpine meadows. Crossing the Rosszähne we get to know the Seiser Alm from its rugged side. The descent leads down to Molignon and via the Grasleitenhütte into the Tschamintal.

To bring:
ticket for the cable car, good hiking boots, rucksack with rainwear and drink

Start: 8.30 a.m. cable cars valley station - Alps Activ office
Walking time: 6 h
Difference in altitude: 800 m
Alpine hut: Yes
Distance: 24 km
Arrival approx: 4.30 pm
Rate: 45.00 €

FRIDAY: The Sciliar, symbol of South Tyrol

Early in the morning we will take the cablecar up to the Seiseralm. Then, starting from Compatsch we will walk towards the Saltner Hut which lies at the foot of the Schlern mountain range. Enjoy the lush meadows and the cool freshness of the forests you will walk through on the first part of the hike. Later your way will lead you along serpentine paths past mountain pines towards the Schlern Hut. You will then soon reach the Schlern plateau with its endless meadows. This is when you finally reach the Schlern Hut – the perfect time for a lunch break. Before heading back - and if you are fit enough, we will hike our way up to the Petz, the highest point of the Schlern mountain range with its summit cross at 2,564m. Take your time to enjoy the glorious view of the Ötztal Glacier, the Stubai Glacier, the Adamello and Ortler Alps, the Langkofel and Plattkofel and of the Sella mountain range.


To bring:
ticket for the cable car, good hiking boots, rucksack with rainwear and drink

 

Start: 8 a.m. cable cars valley station - Alps Activ office
Walking time: 6 h
Difference in altitude: 850 m
Alpine hut: Yes
Distance: 23 km
Arrival approx: 4.00 pm
Rate: 45.00 €