Main navigation

today

morning
2°C/36°F
0% Fineweather
900mm
Frostborder

Thursday

Thursday
6°C/43°F
70% Fineweather
1300mm
Frostborder

Friday

Friday
5°C/41°F
50% Fineweather
1300mm
Frostborder

Forecast

For those who are hoping for a couple of warm autumn days or perhaps just a few hours of sunshine, the weather forecast for today will be a great disappointment.

Wednesday will be dull all day! We will see a day with heavy cloud and repeated precipitation.

Tendency

From tomorrow the weather will improve again and: it will become sunnier and warmer.

Need help? Contact us!

Innsbruck Tourism


Mon - Fri: 8.00 am - 5.00 pm

Hotel- and group reservations


Mon - Fri: 9.00 am - 5.00 pm

today

morning
2°C/36°F
0% Fineweather
900mm
Frostborder

Thursday

Thursday
6°C/43°F
70% Fineweather
1300mm
Frostborder

Friday

Friday
5°C/41°F
50% Fineweather
1300mm
Frostborder

Forecast

For those who are hoping for a couple of warm autumn days or perhaps just a few hours of sunshine, the weather forecast for today will be a great disappointment.

Wednesday will be dull all day! We will see a day with heavy cloud and repeated precipitation.

Tendency

From tomorrow the weather will improve again and: it will become sunnier and warmer.

Need help? Contact us!

Innsbruck Tourism


Mon - Fri: 8.00 am - 5.00 pm

Hotel- and group reservations


Mon - Fri: 9.00 am - 5.00 pm

Back to list

You can get to the start of the hike by taking the Patscherkofelbahn lift up to an altitude of 1,965 metres above sea level. From there, the Zirbenweg trail follows a wide mountain path past the rather remote Boscheben mountain hut. The path is gently undulating and follows the tree line at over 2,000 metres above sea level without any significant changes in altitude. The route takes you through centuries-old stone pine forests and has breathtaking backdrops and stunning views of the Inn Valley every step of the way. On the other side Innsbruck, the impressive Nordkette mountain range rises up and marks the start of the Karwendel mountains.
After approximately one kilometer you follow the signs to Issboden and descend to the Aldraner Alm (mountain pasture) and finally you reach the village of Aldrans. There you can take the Postbus back to the starting point.

Postbus - daily, see http://www.innsbruck.info/pdf/postbus_zirbenweg.pdf; free for guests with a Welcome Card.

Altitude up 164 m
Altitude down 1199 m
Highest Point 2051 m
Route length 12.7 km
Duration descend 4h 30min
Total duration 4h 30min
Starting point Patscherkofel cable car, summit station (1,952 m)
Endpoint Glungezer chair lift, summit station
Best season mid May - mid October
City Igls
Trail surface hiking trail
GPX Download

In the surrounding area:



Hide map

Elevation profile

Weather forecast

https://www.innsbruck.info/uploads/tx_wcexperience/zirbenwegpanorama_1920x1200.jpg
Stone Pine Trail section - Aldrans
Read more
unlimited