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WILDE KREUZSPITZE, 3.132 m
Uplifting – The main peak of the Pfunderer Mountains Region: Vals Duration: 6h Length: 13 km Altitude: 1813 m Startpoint: Parking lot at the end of the valley Vals/Valles EndPoint: Wild Cross Peak Tour description: Parking lot at the end of the valley Vals/Valles - Fane alp - hiking trail no. 17 - Schrammeschlucht canyon - alpine meadow Labesebenalm - trail no. 18 - Wild lake (Wilder See) - Wild Cross peak (Wilde Kreuzspitze) - same way back as you went. GIMMY’s photo tip: The way to the Wilde Kreuzspitze leads past the glacier fields of the Rauhtaljoch: Your opportunity to take a snow photo in summer! And in light of the view of the Wilde See from the summit, all hikers will surely get out their cameras.
NAPFSPITZE, 2.888 M
Sportive – Outlook to the nearby glaciers Region: Vintl/Weitental/Pfunders Duration: 4h 50min Length: 18 km Altitude: 1440 m Startpoint: End of the Valley (1445m) EndPoint: Napfspitze Tour description: Parkinglot Dun (1445m)- Marking 13 - Eisbruggalm - Eisbruggsee - Edelrauthütte - Napfspitze - Return on same way GIMMY’s photo tip: The rocky landscape around the Elderauthütte has its own attraction, the moment for taking some really exciting photographs.
Seefeldspitz peak 2.715 m
Idyllic – The panorama mountain that rests high above the three lakes Region: Vals Duration: 4h Altitude: 1285 m Startpoint: Mountain station railway cable car Gitschberg EndPoint: Seefeldspitz peak Tour description: Mountain station railway cable car Gitschberg - no.21 - Ochsenboden - alpine meadow Weißalm 2.177 m - alpine hiking trail Schellenbergsteig - no.6 - alpine meadow Seefeldalm 2.340 m - middle lake - small lake - mountain peak Seefeldspitz - return hiking trail - n.6 - direction Valle d'Altafossa/Altfasstal - n.15 - hut Wieserhütte 1.850 m - hut Pranter Stadl Hütte 1.850 m - n. 15 - hut Großberghütte 1.644 m - parking lot Valle d'Altafossa/Altfasstal - hiking trail Leitensteig n. 10 - cable car Rio di Pusteria-Maranza - station at the valley of the railway cable car Gitschberg GIMMY’s photo tip: As clear as crystal – the three lakes along the way present themselves from their best side in photos. The view from Seefeldspitze down to the blue reflecting surfaces is overwhelming too.
GAISJOCH, 2.641 m
Animal - the mountain of the chamois Region: Meransen Duration: 3h 30min Length: 5 km Altitude: 1070 m Startpoint: Parking lot Altfass Valley EndPoint: Summit Gaisjochspitze Tour description: Parking lot Altfass Valley - Großberg hut - west side pointed hillside - hiking trail no. 15 B - hiking trail Jochsteig n. 13A - trail no. 13 on the crest - summit Gaisjochspitze - descent trail no. 13B - alpine meadow Walderjochalm - Wieserhütte hut - hiking trail no. 15 Altfass Valley - Parking lot Altfass Valley GIMMY’s photo tip: the way up tot he Gaisjoch guides you through forests of larches. Especially in autumn forests like this are a very special photo motive. When you’re very lucky you may see some chamois.
ASTJOCH, 2.194 m
Regal – the royal throne of the Rodenecker-Lüsner Alm Region: Rodeneck Duration: 5h 20min Length: 20 km Altitude: 448 m Startpoint: Parking lot Zumis 1730m EndPoint: Mountain Summit Astjoch Tour description: Parking lot Zumis - hiking trail Confin - Ronerhütte hut - hiking trail no. 2 eastward - chapel Pianer Kreuz - Rastnerhütte hut - go straight Starkenfeldhütte hut - alpine meadow Astalm - hiking trail no. 67 - mountain summit Astjoch - way down southern - Kreuzwiesenalm hut - hiking trail no. 2A - alpine meadow Raffreidalm - alpine meadow Steineralm - alpine meadow Astalm - hiking trail no. 2A and 2 - parking lot Zumis GIMMY’s photo tip: with its abundance of lush flowers, the Rodenecker-Lüsner Alm provides endless fantastic photo opportunities. Those who reach the summit of the Astjoch are treated to a unique panorama – don't forget your wide angle lens!