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249 Hofer Alpl loop route

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  • Hofer Alpl loop route
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    Photo: Seiser Alm Marketing_Werner Dejori, Dolomites region Seiser Alm
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moderate
Distance 16.4 km
2:21 h
673 m
673 m
This tour takes you along forest roads through masses of woodland to the Schlern-Rosengarten nature reserve. The trail leads past the Völser Weiher Lake and the Tuff Alm hut mountain hut to the Hofer Alpl on the slopes of the Schlern.
Difficulty
moderate
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Highest point
1,451 m
Lowest point
831 m
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Coordinates:
DD
46.518699, 11.504387
DMS
46°31'07.3"N 11°30'15.8"E
UTM
32T 692097 5154728
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Turn-by-turn directions

Beginning in Völs am Schlern, this tour leads off the main road and through St. Anton to St. Konstantin, where you cross the road and take the first ascent past the idyllic Völs am Schlern and Huber lakes with views of the Schlern. From the Tuff Alm mountain hut, the route crosses the Völserbach, just a few metres from the freight cable car which, at 1,452 m, is the highest point of the route. You need a little patience before you can really enjoy a rest, as the Hofer Alpl is still a few bends downhill. Once you’ve replenished your energy, take the forest road downhill to the Hieblerhof farm and continue along the tarred road back to your set-off point.

 

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Coordinates

DD
46.518699, 11.504387
DMS
46°31'07.3"N 11°30'15.8"E
UTM
32T 692097 5154728
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MT Baer 
August 26, 2020 · Community
Landschaftlich sehr schöne Tour mit zwei tollen Almen zum Einkehren. Auch der Völser Weiher ist einen Besuch wert. Die Auffahrt nach der Tuffalm ist sehr knackig - steil und grober Schotter - ich musste einige Stücke schieben.
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Kirsten-Sebastian Maaß
May 21, 2018 · Community
Generell eine schöne Rundtour mit guten Einkehrmöglichkeiten, vor allem bei der Hofer Alpl isst man sehr gut. Allerdings sind auf der Strecke von der Tuffalm in Richtung Hofer Alpl einige sehr kernige Anstiege zu bewältigen, die sogar mit einem eBike nicht ganz leicht zu fahren sind. Mit einem MTB ohne Motor muss man da schon über sehr viel Kondition verfügen.
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When did you do this route? May 21, 2018

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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
16.4 km
Duration
2:21 h
Ascent
673 m
Descent
673 m

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