People per Guide
Jun, Jul, Aug
Type of Trip
With this hut to hut hiking tour in Stubai Valley you’ll traverse beautiful alpine meadows and impressive glaciers and spend the nights in magical mountain huts! Spend a week in the most beautiful mountain environment and take the opportunity to reconnect with nature.
The 40-km long Stubai Valley in the Austrian alps will charm you instantly with its breath-taking scenery and imposing mountains. During this 6-day tour you’ll get to enjoy all the Stubai Valley highlights, including summiting the Maier Spitze and the Zuckerhütl.
A good fitness level is required for this hiking tour. You need to be able to ascend from 6 to 8 hours a day on sometimes challenging terrain. Additionally, you should be good with heights.
A minimum of 3 and a maximum of 5 people can take this tour together. So bring some friends along and spend an unforgettable week in the most beautiful section of the Austrian Alps. You’ll talk about it for years to come!
I also offer another 6-day hiking and via ferrata program in the Dolomite Mountains. Don’t hesitate to check it out as well!
So contact me if you have any questions about this tour or any other of my programs. And dare join me for a wonderful 6 days in the mountain!
Price per person
- Guiding fee
What happens if I need to cancel the trip?
If you decide to cancel, you’ll get a 100% refund (minus fees) if the cancellation is notified up to 60 days before the start of the tour, a 75% refund (minus fees) if you cancel between 59 and 30 days before the start of the tour, and a 50% refund if you cancel between 29 and 21 days before the start of the tour. If you cancel less than 21 days before the first day of the tour, you won’t receive a refund. Take into account, however, that if accommodation, flights or transfers were included in the trip you booked, then a different policy may apply as the guide will be bound by the provider’s cancellation policy.
What happens if the guide cancels the trip because of bad weather/unsuitable conditions?
If bad weather or unsuitable conditions force the guide to cancel the trip, he or she will: a) propose a similar activity at a different place where conditions are better, or b) propose to postpone the activity until a later date, or c) cancel. If you refuse option a), our cancellation policy will apply. Please note, however, that the call to cancel a trip due to bad weather can only be made by the guide (not the client).
What happens if the guide doesn’t show up or cancels for personal reasons?
If the guide cancels for reason of injury or other, you will get a 100% refund on your trip.
Meeting - first hike
After a quick equipment check, we’ll take a lovely walk to Sulzenauer hut (600m ascent, 2 – 3 hours hike).
We will reach the Maierspitze summit and then descend using a different route. Night at Nürnberger hut (600m ascent, 5 – 6 hours).
Trek over first glacier and summit first 3000-meter peak. Night at Müller hut (1200m ascent, 6 – 7 hour tour).
After the Sonnklar Spitze tour, we will return to Müller hut for the night (500m ascent, 5 hours).
Highlight of the tour
We will climb the Zuckerhütl. Stunning views everywhere. Night at Müller hut.
Leisurely breakfast. Hike back to starting point.
In mountains huts.
About the Guide
I am a IFMGA certified mountain guide and of course a mountain lover. I am an Austrian guide based in the Austrian Alps, more precisely in Tyrol. After university I worked as a rep for the ski season in Austria. I had worked many years as a Ski and Snowboard instructor and after successful expeditions to Peru and Nepal I decided to become a certified Mountain Guide.
I work with my wife Sally managing my own Mountain Guiding Company. Sally is a qualified Walking Guide leading Alpine hikes in the summer and snowshoe walks in the winter, as well as Skiing Instructor
Our Mountain guiding Company offers a full range of mountain activities: hiking, ski touring, Rock climbing, Ice climbing, Off Piste Skiing & Snowboarding, Avalanche Awareness, all taking place in the beautiful Austria and around Europe.
The programs we offer are available for all levels, from beginners to experts. Furthermore, it includes classic tours as well as the opportunity to explore new terrains. My main objective is to focus on “Safety” and also in providing a personal service from planning to completion. I also want you enjoying and discovering new beautiful spots and live amazing experiences!
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