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Ski tour to the Große Tragl

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The ski tour on the Große Tragl with starting point on the Tauplitzalm is possible almost the entire winter due to the snow reliability in the Ausseerland - Salzkammergut.
Open
moderate
Distance 13.6 km
3:15 h
808 m
808 m
2,177 m
1,545 m
On this beautiful ski tour in Ausseerland - Salzkammergut the different landscapes are constant companions. First it goes over the alpine plateau of the Tauplitzalm and along the Steirersee, then you get stepwise in the face of the Sturzhahn to the Großer Tragl.

Author’s recommendation

Wussten Sie, dass das Almplateau der Tauplitzalm das größte Seenhochplateau Mitteleuropas ist?

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Author
Michaela Geistberger
Update: January 30, 2023
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
Großes Tragl, 2,177 m
Lowest point
1,545 m
Best time of year
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Track types

Asphalt 9.41%Dirt road 0.05%Path 2.82%Unknown 87.70%
Asphalt
1.3 km
Dirt road
0 km
Path
0.4 km
Unknown
11.9 km
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Safety information

It is essential to inform yourself about the current avalanche warning level before the ski tour.

Tips and hints

GPX data and description text from www.alpenvereinaktiv.com | Author: Günther Steininger

 

Tourist Office Ausseerland-Salzkammergut
Information office Tauplitz
Tauplitz 70
8982 Bad Mitterndorf
+43 3688 24 46
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Start

Parkplatz Tauplitzalm (1,591 m)
Coordinates:
DD
47.593196, 13.985968
DMS
47°35'35.5"N 13°59'09.5"E
UTM
33T 423765 5271585
w3w 
///turkey.prattled.airliners

Destination

Parkplatz Tauplitzalm

Turn-by-turn directions

The ski tour starts at the Tauplitzalm parking lot at the end of the toll Tauplitzalm Alpine road.

First past the Hollhaus and across the alpine plateau in an easterly direction. Shortly before the Steirersee there is the first short descent towards the Steirerseehütten.

Passing the huts on the left, you climb uphill along the foothills of the Sturzhahn, always following the winter markings. Under the rock walls you go up to the Traglhals. At the Traglhals keep sharp left and continue to the summit of the Großer Tragl. You will be rewarded for the ascent with a wonderful panoramic view.

The descent follows the ascent route.

 

Please be sure to follow the doline markings!

Note


all notes on protected areas

Public transport

Public-transport-friendly

Getting there

The best way to plan your journey to the Tauplitzalm is with google.at/maps.

A ten-kilometer toll road leads from Bad Mitterndorf to the Tauplitzalm.

Parking

At the end of the Tauplitzalm alpine road there is a large parking lot where there is enough parking space.

Coordinates

DD
47.593196, 13.985968
DMS
47°35'35.5"N 13°59'09.5"E
UTM
33T 423765 5271585
w3w 
///turkey.prattled.airliners
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

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Equipment

The topic of safety plays a major role in ski touring. You should always have the most important utensils with you:
  • Avalanche transceiver (LVS)
  • Avalanche shovel
  • Avalanche probe
  • First aid kit
  • Bivy sack
  • Headlamp
  • Provisions
  • Maps of the area

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Status
Open
Difficulty
moderate
Distance
13.6 km
Duration
3:15 h
Ascent
808 m
Descent
808 m
Highest point
2,177 m
Lowest point
1,545 m
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