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Obergurgl Stone Pine Forest


The Obergurgl Stone Pine Forest, a natural sight, covers over 20 hectares of the Ötztal Nature Park territory. This large wild area of ancient woodland is dotted by centuries-old stone pines, some of which are over 300 years old, and with great fields of Alpine roses, a high moor and rushing waterfalls. There is a well-marked 2.1-kilometer long nature trail which leads around most of the reserve. 13 trailside information signs describe local flora and fauna and make this a very memorable walk. Take in that lovely pine scent as you walk along these fragrant branches! Afterwards, refuel with snacks and drinks at Hohe Mut Alm On-Mountain Restaurant. Grab a deckchair from the ample outdoor patio and take in the incredible vistas of 21 "Three-Thousanders", high altitude peaks averaging 3,000 meters in elevation. The on-mountain restaurant is trailhead for a variety of rewarding walks and hikes.

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The Stone Pine Forest is freely accessible anytime – it can conveniently be reached by Hohe Mut Gondola, which operates daily from 9:00am to 4:00pm.

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A Ticket is required to ride the gondola.

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  • Family friendly
  • handicap-accessible
  • Possible in rainy weather

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Ihr Ziel: Obergurgl, Österreich

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