Hiking tour to Wetterkreuz Hütte

The most important at a glance

14.9 km
altitude meters uphill
1013 m
altitude meters downhill
1011 m
walking time uphill
4:15 h
walking time downhill
3 h
total walking time
7:15 h
highest point
2105 m
starting point:
Parkplatz Welzelach
destination point:
Parkplatz Welzelach


Car park
Car park Würfelehütte

altitude profile

Pdf file

Gpx file

Interactive map

Current weather conditions

16 °C


The ascent to Wetterkreuzhütte starts at Würfelehütte carpark. You will have to walk along a driveway through the woods for about 3 hours. Since Wetterkreuzhütte serves as starting point for numerous other tours, a Hüttentaxi service is available if pre-ordered by phone (+43 4874 5227).

Wetterkreuz Hütte is a known to be genuine family-operated mountain lodge in Virgental Valley and moreover provides a magnificent view onto the surrounding East Tyrolean mountains. Once you have reached the “Panoramastüberl” (panoramic lodge) your efforts will be rewarded with good traditional fare. Up to 23 people can spend the night in twin or multi-bed rooms.


Subscribe to our newsletter and receive the best tips every month for current offers, mountain tours, events and much more.