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Start Point

Parking area puitbach (P13)

End Point

Parking area puitbach (P13)

Difficulty

Medium

Total Distance

22,80 km

Descent Meters

1319 m

Ascent Meters

1319 m

Highest Point

2367 m

Total Time

10:00 h

Start Point

Parking area puitbach (P13)

End Point

Parking area puitbach (P13)

Difficulty

Medium

Total Distance

22,80 km

Descent Meters

1319 m

Ascent Meters

1319 m

Highest Point

2367 m

Total Time

10:00 h

Hiking

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Hiking tour

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Route: Parking lot Puitbach/Ahrn - Puittal - Scharnitzjoch - Gehrenspitze

Very long hike that requires good physical condition.

Parking and public transport:

P13 "Puitbach/Ahrn parking lot".

By train to Seefeld train station and continue with the Regiobus to the stop "Leutasch Puitbach".

You can find all connections in real time with the Mobility-App "wegfinder".

Directions:

The starting point for the hike to the Gehrenspitze is the Puitbach/Ahrn parking lot (P13) in Leutasch (fee required). From here, follow the signs to the left along the path to Puitegg and further into the Puittal valley. This still unknown valley delights with untouched nature and paradisiacal views of the surrounding mountains. Under the high towers of the Öfelekopf, the Leutascher Dreitorspitze and the walls of the Gehrenspitze, you climb further and further up through the lush green valley. The flora and fauna with countless mountain herbs is also unique. With a little luck, you will encounter numerous chamois or marmots that call the Puittal their home.

At first, you have to overcome a few steep meters in altitude, but these pay off at the Scharnitzjoch at the latest. After about 3 hours you reach it and can look forward for the first time to magnificent

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Features & Characteristics

Start Point

Parking area puitbach (P13)

End Point

Parking area puitbach (P13)

Loop tour

Yes

Map & Elevation Profile

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