Franz-Senn-Hütte

The Franz Senn Hut (2,147 metres above sea level) is a well known Austrian Alpine Association mountain refuge hut in the Upper Oberbergtal Valley in the Stubai Alps, Tirol.

Former mountain refuge hut of the glacier priest
Austrian Alpine Association Hut, Section Innsbruck

The Franz Senn Hut in the Upper Oberbergtal Valley in the Stubai Alps has been offering shelter to mountaineers ever since 1885. It was named after the famous Ötztal born “Glacier Priest“ Franz Senn. He was one of the founders of the German Alpine Club and a pioneer of tourism in the Öztal and Stubai Valleys. The Franz Senn Hut is managed today by the Austrian Alpine Association and, with 170 beds, is the largest hut belonging to the Section Innsbruck. Very well equipped, it even offers wireless internet to its guests. The hut landlord is also happy to provide visitors with weather forecasts and information on tours. The internet is also very useful for the many seminars held at the Franz-Senn Hut.

Well known surrounding mountains: Ruderhofspitze, Lisenserspitze, Schafgrübler, Rinnenspitze, Östliche und Westliche Seespitze.

Ascent to the Franz Senn Hut

From Neustift in Stubaital (ca. 4.5 hours), or from the Oberiss Alm (ca. 1.5 hours).

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Altitude

2147m

Mountain range

Stubai Alps

Dormitory/beds

80

Matress dormitory

100


Facilities

  • Showers
  • Selbstversorgerhütte
  • Kreditkarte/EC-Karte wird akzeptiert
  • Mobile phone reception
  • Family friendly
  • Suitable for seminars

Suitable for


Coordinates

Geographic width

47.085133

Geographic length

11.1689

UTM (east)

5216907

UTM (north)

664627

Reference Meridian

Arrival

How to get here by plane, train, bus or car.

Your destination address: 6167 Neustift im Stubaital

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