Hintertux is a famous village in Tirol with
its glacier for
It is very beautiful area not only for skiing but also for hiking.
Thanks to its higher altitude, different scenes like glacier and
vegetation like edelweiss are expected.
3D View from south above the Tuxer Glacier
From the large parking area at the end of the valley outside of
the village, a cabin rope way brings us to "Sommerberg-Alm".
From the cabin station, it takes less one hour to the Tuxer Joch Haus,
from where you can extend your walk direction to Frauenwand to watch
After short break on a small peak next to Frauenwand, we went back to
the Tuxer Joch house and went down to the north.
Large parking area
View on the glacier from Sommerberg-Alm
Tuxer Joch Haus
View on the Tuxer glacier from 2518m point
Edelweiss above you!
Edelweiss likes such steep terrain facing to south
The way along a small river, goes trough a narrow opening of the rocks.
There you will find a lot of edelweiss (above you) and a beautiful
normally you can continue to walk down to Hintertux. This time we went
up again to the cabin station "Sommerbergalm" again.
Sommerbergalm (2030m, 11:30) -> Tuxer Joch Haus (2316m,
Tuxer Joch Haus (12:40) -> Weissjoch (2518m, 13:10)
Weissjoch (13:30) -> Tuxer Joch Haus (14:00)
Tuxer Joch Haus (14:20) -> Schleier fall (2020m, 14:55) ->
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