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Hüttschlag: Karteisalm - Kreuzeck - Glettnalm

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  • Karteisalm
    / Karteisalm
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  • / Blick zum Tappenkarsee
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  • / Kreuzeck
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  • / Kuh, was sagen Sie dazu?
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  • / Klingspitz
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  • / Glettenalm
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  • / Almbutter
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Rount trip from the Hallmoosalm, to the Karteisalm and further to the Karteistörl, to the Glettnalm and further to the Hallmoosalm.
difficult
Distance 12 km
6:30 h
1,162 m
1,120 m

The starting point of this round trip is the Hallmoosalm in Hüttschlag. After a short distance along the forestry road, you turn off and follow the path to the Karteisalm (closed). Just before you reach the Karteisalm, there is an idyllic fountain - the water within the valley has drinking water quality.

You walk via alpine meadows (especially beautiful in the early summer) to the Karteistörl. From here, you have a wonderful view to the Lake Tappenkar, the largest mountain lake in the Alps.

You hike along a gorgeous ridge to the Kreuzeck and descent over the Glettnalm area to the Glettnalm. Just before the mountain hut, there is a cross and a chapel.

You eat self-made delicacies on the Glettnalm. The descent is either via the forestry path or along the shortcuts to the Ragglalm (closed) back to the Hallmoosalm, the starting point of this tour.

Author’s recommendation

During summer, there are guided mountain tours to the Klingspitz with BERG-GESUND.
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Tourismusverband Großarltal
Updated: October 09, 2017
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Highest point
Kreuzeck, 2,204 m
Lowest point
Hüttschlag - Hallmoosalm, 1,319 m
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Mountains and peaks in Grossarltal

Start

Hüttschlag - Hallmoosalm (1,323 m)
Coordinates:
DD
47.181990, 13.270920
DMS
47°10'55.2"N 13°16'15.3"E
UTM
33T 368994 5226838
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Destination

Hüttschlag - Hallmoosalm

Turn-by-turn directions

You go by car or hiking taxi on the Güterweg Seilsitzberg (Hüttschlag/Karteis) to the Hallmoosalm, 1,300 m (closed) - parking. You ascend via path no. 53 to the Karteisalm, 1.661 m (approx. 1 h - closed) and further through alpine meadows to the Karteistörl, 2,145 m (approx. 1 1/2 h). You hike to the Kreuzeck, 2,204 m (approx. 1/4 h). You descend on the path no. 52A to the Glettnalm, 1,760 m (approx. 1 1/2 h.). Descent over the forestry road no. 52 or the path no. 52A via the Ragglalm, 1,646 m (closed) to the Hallmoosalm in Hüttschlag (about 1 1/2 h).

Note


all notes on protected areas

Public transport

public bus no. 540, hiking taxi Grossarltal

Getting there

You go by car or public bus no. 540 to Hüttschlag and further to Hüttschlag/Karteis. You turn left into the Güterweg Seilsitzberg until you reach the Hallmoosalm.

Parking

Hallmoosalm parking

Coordinates

DD
47.181990, 13.270920
DMS
47°10'55.2"N 13°16'15.3"E
UTM
33T 368994 5226838
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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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Christoph van Holt
July 14, 2016 · Community
Fahrt mit dem PKW zur Hallmoosalm. Aufstieg durch ein Waldstück zur Karteisalm. Dann auf einem Wanderpfad durch eine sehr schöne Almlandschaft zum Karteistörl und weiter zum Kreuzeck. Von dort aus erfolgte der Abstieg zur neuen Glettnalm. Nach einer leckeren Stärkung machten wir uns auf den Rückweg zur Hallmoosalm. Auf dem Höhenweg zum Kreuzeck und vor allem auf dem Rückweg zur Hallmoosalm hatten wir einen großartigen Ausblick ins Grossarltal und die umliegenden Berglandschaften.
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Christoph van Holt
July 14, 2016 · Community
When did you do this route? July 26, 2015

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Karteisalm
auf dem Weg vom Kreuzeck zur Glettnalm
die Glettnalm
Blick ins Talende auf dem Rückweg zur Hallmosalm

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Difficulty
difficult
Distance
12 km
Duration
6:30 h
Ascent
1,162 m
Descent
1,120 m
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