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morning
10°C/50°F
70% Fineweather
2400mm
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Monday

Monday
16°C/61°F
20% Fineweather
2900mm
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Tuesday

Tuesday
12°C/54°F
0% Fineweather
2600mm
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Forecast

The weather is barely changing at the moment. An area of low pressure lies over Central Europe and is heading slowly east. There will be sunny spells in the morning, and then the cloud will thicken and cause thunderstorms in the afternoon and evening.

Tendency

During the following days, we should lower our expectations of the weather! The general weather situation will not change and even more humid air masses will move into Central Europe.

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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 Sistranser Alm and Lanser Alm (mountain pastures) and finally you reach the village of Lans.

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

Altitude up 302 m
Altitude down 1405 m
Highest Point 2051 m
Route length 15.2 km
Duration descend 5h 30min
Total duration 5h 30min
Starting point Patscherkofel cable car, summit station (1,952 m)
Endpoint Glungezer chair lift, summit station
Best season mid May - mid October
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Trail surface hiking trail
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Stone Pine Trail section - Lans

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