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today

morning
5°C/41°F
50% Fineweather
1700mm
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Saturday

Saturday
12°C/54°F
80% Fineweather
3000mm
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Sunday

Sunday
9°C/48°F
70% Fineweather
2300mm
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Forecast

We will experience typical foehn weather conditions on Friday. The sky will be bright with some mountain peaks being shrouded in “foehn fish clouds” (in technical jargon: “Altocumulus lenticularis”). The wind will be gusty at times and values will of course be mild.

Tendency

We are in autumn now and thus in the middle of the foehn season! This time of year is particularly known for its long-lasting foehn periods.

Before Thursday we will experience just such a foehn period: the wind will be strong at times allowing fair and very mild weather.

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today

morning
5°C/41°F
50% Fineweather
1700mm
Frostborder

Saturday

Saturday
12°C/54°F
80% Fineweather
3000mm
Frostborder

Sunday

Sunday
9°C/48°F
70% Fineweather
2300mm
Frostborder

Forecast

We will experience typical foehn weather conditions on Friday. The sky will be bright with some mountain peaks being shrouded in “foehn fish clouds” (in technical jargon: “Altocumulus lenticularis”). The wind will be gusty at times and values will of course be mild.

Tendency

We are in autumn now and thus in the middle of the foehn season! This time of year is particularly known for its long-lasting foehn periods.

Before Thursday we will experience just such a foehn period: the wind will be strong at times allowing fair and very mild weather.

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

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This hike starts from the car park above Telfs and initially leads past the barriers and along a relatively flat, wide forest road to the Straßberghaus mountain hut. From there, continue straight on past the hut and shortly afterwards, follow the signs for the Alplbachsteig "Steinernes Meer". Continue along the path as it follows a leisurely route along the stream and then finally snakes its way up through the forest to the Neue Alplhütte mountain hut. (For the hike back down, you can either double back along the same route or follow the forest road.)

Information about the "Steinernes Meer" (Rocky Sea): The name of this area comes from a powerful rockfall that occurred on the 23 March 2012 near the so-called "Tote Wand" (Dead Wall) – the southern part of the "Hohe Wand" (2,721 m). Roughly 114,000 cubic metres of rock thundered two-and-a-half kilometres down into the Alpbach Valley. The path that leads up along the stream was lovingly restored by hand in summer 2015 by Hansjörg Randl from Telfs.
Tourismus Information Telfs
Untermarktstraße 1
6410 Telfs
Altitude up 330 m
Altitude down 6 m
Highest Point 1540 m
Route length 3.1 km
Duration ascend 1h 30min
Total duration 3h
Starting point Car park Straßberg, Telfs (free of charge)
Endpoint Neue Alplhütte (1.504 m)
Best season May - October
City Telfs
Trail surface forest road, trail, gravel trail
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Across the "Steinernes Meer" to the Neue Alplhütte
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