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Hüttschlag: Schödersee

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  • Schödersee
    / Schödersee
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  • / Bach am Weg zum Schödersee
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  • / "Steinmanderl" am Weg zum Schödersee
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  • / Schödersee (periodisch)
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  • / Weg zum Schödersee
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  • / Schödersee
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Hiking tour to the Schödersee, which is a periodical mountain lake.
moderate
11.1 km
4:00 h
478 m
478 m

This hiking tour starts at the parking space at Gasthof Talwirt. Here you will find local delicacies and you can buy smoked bacon. On the first floor of the Talwirt is the Bergwaldausstellung and an information point from the Hohe Tauern national park. The Hüttschlager Bauernladenstüberl is nearby, where you can also buy products from their own production. Right next door is the valley museum of the Grossarltal.

The path leads past the Stockham farm and past a game reserve and finally through meadows to the valley end of "Hüttschlag/See". Near the bridge, there is a Kneipp facility and a barbeque facility. Then you reach the Ötzlsee on the left hand-side. The Ötzlhütte (closed) is only around 250 meters away.

The path continues along the river to the idyllic Schödertal (attention: the path is often slippery and wet, good shoes are absolutely necessary.)

Finally you reach the Schödersee. This is a periodical mountain lake, which only fills itself during the snow is melting and after particularly heavy rains. During the summer, it is often entirely dry. Back on the same route.

Author’s recommendation

You could walk to the Kreealm cascade as a short dertour.
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
Schödersee, 1,440 m
Lowest point
Hüttschlag - Talschluss, 1,038 m
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Safety information

The path to the Schödertal is sometimes slippery. Good shoes are required.

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Hiking in Grossarltal

Start

Hüttschlag - Talwirt (1,037 m)
Coordinates:
DD
47.148120, 13.287370
DMS
47°08'53.2"N 13°17'14.5"E
UTM
33T 370157 5223047
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Destination

Schödersee

Turn-by-turn directions

You go by car to Hüttschlag/Stockham - parking space. You hike along the way (no. 512) to the Ötzlhütte (approx. 1/2 h). From here, you hike into the Schödertal to the Schödersee, 1,440 m (about 1 1/2 h). Back on the same route.

Note


all notes on protected areas

Public transport

public bus no. 540

Getting there

You go by car or public bus no. 540 to Hüttschlag and further to the valley end to Stockham.

Parking

parking space Talwirt

Coordinates

DD
47.148120, 13.287370
DMS
47°08'53.2"N 13°17'14.5"E
UTM
33T 370157 5223047
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Author’s map recommendations

hiking map tappeiner no. 311

Equipment

hiking boots with grip sole, hiking map

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Reviews

5.0
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J. R.
July 26, 2020 · Community
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Photo: J. R., Community
Christian Theiß 
July 28, 2019 · Community
Sehr schöne Tour auf schmalen Pfaden. Der Weg ist oft steinig und rutschig, gutes Schuhwerk unbedingt erforderlich. Im oberen Bereich des Weges versperren Reste einer Lawine den Weg. Hier ist besondere Vorsicht geboten.
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Completed this Route on July 22, 2019
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Photo: Christian Theiß, Community
Konstantin Krümer
July 04, 2017 · Community
Muss man einfach im gefüllten Zusand einmal gesehen haben :)
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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
11.1 km
Duration
4:00h
Ascent
478 m
Descent
478 m
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