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Hiking to the alpine pastures of Avelengo

A perfect hiking tour in spring, summer or autumn is the tour to the Alpine pastures of Avelengo.

This fairly moderate hike takes you over a distance of 16 km and along well-marked trails. Sturdy shoes are recommended! Starting point is the parking site in Avelengo. Walk towards the town hall to trail no. 2A, which takes you along a forest road for 1.5 hours and up to the Wurzer mountain hut at 1,707 m a.s.l.

Continue on trail no. 2 and after half an hour you will reach the Verano mountain hut (Vöraner Alm, 1,873 m a.s.l.). Here you may go for a little break, but remember: the hut is opened from the middle of May to early November only. Hike further on trail no. 11A first and no. 11 later, until you reach the Leadner mountain hut at 1,514 m a.s.l. Again you might have a little break or continue on path no. 16 immediately back to the starting point in Avelengo.

alpine pasture hike circular route difficulty: moderate
  • Starting point:
    Hafling Dorf, Wurzer Weg
  • Time required:
    04:20 h
  • Track length:
    13,8 km
  • Altitude:
    from 1.319 m to 1.876 m
  • Altitude difference:
    +598 m | -598 m
  • Route:
    Hafling/Avelengo - Wurzer Alm - Vöraner Alm - Leadner Alm - Hafling/Avelengo
  • Signposts:
    2A, 2, 11A, 11, 16
  • Resting points:
    Wurzer Alm, Vöraner Alm, Leadner Alm
  • Recommended time of year:
    Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Download GPX track:
    Hiking to the alpine pastures of Avelengo

If you want to do this hike, we suggest you to check the weather and trail conditions in advance and on site before setting out.

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