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Stuibenfall via ferrata

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  • Seilbrücke am Stuibenfall-Klettersteig
    Seilbrücke am Stuibenfall-Klettersteig
    Photo: Bernd Ritschel, Ötztal Tourismus
m 1700 1600 1500 1400 1300 1200 1100 1000 4 3 2 1 km Aussichtsplattform Stuibenfall-Klettersteig Waldcafe Stuböbele Waldcafe Stuböbele Kneipphäusl Kneipphäusl
moderate
Distance 4.7 km
4:00 h
460 m
460 m
1,488 m
1,073 m
Wonderful, not very difficult, because well secured via ferrata along the thundering waters of the imposing Stuibenfall in the Ötztal valley

Just south of Umhausen in the Ötztal valley lies another of the many via ferrata routes in the Ötztal valley. A well-secured iron path winds its way up the stepped rocky outcrops between dense coniferous trees and the scintillating spray of the thundering Stuibenfall. The well-maintained path is relatively easy to walk on, despite three overhanging passages, as many tread pins and metal clips have been hammered into the stone, which is often wet from the water of the Horlachbach stream. Most of the difficulty level is in the A and B range, the above sections are more like C, but can still be done by children. Shortly before the exit, via ferrata hikers attract the attention of curious hikers when crossing the airy rope bridge. The Stuibenfall via ferrata is a real highlight in the Ötztal and highly recommended.


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4.4
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Ralph Mücke 
March 02, 2019 · Community
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When did you do this route? August 16, 2018
Stuibenwasserfall mit Klettersteig am 16.08.19
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Dominique Schmid
August 19, 2018 · Community
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Herbert Lauer
June 16, 2018 · Community
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Samstag, 16. Juni 2018 10:31:48
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