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Weißkugel (3738m) from Hochjoch-Hospitz

· 3 reviews · Back-country skiing · Oetztal
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Long tour to the second highest mountain in the .
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Distance 22.3 km
6:00 h
1,500 m
1,500 m
3,716 m
2,347 m
Long but technicaly easy trip to the second highest mountain in the Ötztal Alps. Steep downhill from Weisskugel can be avoided by returing in ascent path.
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Highest point
3,716 m
Lowest point
2,347 m
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Hochjoch-Hospiz (2,409 m)
Coordinates:
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46.825226, 10.833986
DMS
46°49'30.8"N 10°50'02.3"E
UTM
32T 639882 5187375
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46.825226, 10.833986
DMS
46°49'30.8"N 10°50'02.3"E
UTM
32T 639882 5187375
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4.3
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Christoph Elmer 
June 10, 2020 · Community
Sind über den Gletscher wieder nach Vent abgefahren - sehr einsam und schönes Gelände.
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When did you do this route? May 31, 2020
Abfahrt über die Flanke gleich unter dem Gipfelgrat - steiler als es ausgesehen hat!
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Uwe Wütherich 
April 14, 2019 · Community
Lange und schöne Tour vom Hochjoch-Hospiz. Sicheres Wetter und gute Verhältnisse sind Vorraussetzungen.
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When did you do this route? April 13, 2019
Kurz vorm Skidepot
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Jiri Luznicky
April 06, 2016 · Community
When did you do this route? March 19, 2016

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Difficulty
difficult
Distance
22.3 km
Duration
6:00 h
Ascent
1,500 m
Descent
1,500 m
Highest point
3,716 m
Lowest point
2,347 m
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1600 m 1800 m
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