Russenweg

Hochstein Hütte, managed by the Lienz section of the Austrian Alpine Club, is an ideal and very popular refreshment stop for ski tourers, skiers and hikers and provides a superb view to the Schober group, the Kreuzeck group, the Lienz Dolomites and the Lienz valley floor.

The most important at a glance

altitude meters uphill
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1030 m
highest point
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2020 m
distance
4.181 km
altitude meters downhill
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1027 m
difficulty
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average
starting point:
Lienz, valley station Hochsteinbahn
destination point:
hut, Hochsteinhütte
best season:
summer/winter

altitude profile

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Current weather conditions

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10 °C

Description

From Lienz to the car park, at Hochsteinbahn valley station, take the Schlossbergbahn to the Moosalm and from there proceed via the Russenweg (signposted path) up to Hochsteinhütte.

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