Snowshoe hikes

Panoramic Hike for Fit Hikers

Another much-loved winter hiking trail starts out in Avelengo/Hafling, passes the Wurzer Alm and Vöraner Alm Mountain Huts, continues on to Kreuzjöchl and then across the snowy pass from Verano/Vöran to Avelengo above the timberline.

The hike begins at the parking lot in the village of Avelengo/Hafling and follows trail no. 2A to the Avelina Restaurant then turns left towards Wurzer Alm Mountain Hut. The route continues along trail no. 2 to Vöraner Alm Mountain Hut, and then picks up the E5 European long distance trail, following it to Karkofel, Kreuzjoch, and on to Kreuzjöchl. The return route follows trail no. 4 down to the Meraner Hütte Mountain Hut and to the Falzeben parking lot via the Zuegg Hütte Mountain hut.
Informations about the opening hours of the mountain huts in the Tourist Office Avelengo, Tel. +39 0473 279 457.

Description to arrive at destination
On the MEBO (Highway Bolzano–Merano) you reach the slip road signposted MERAN SÜD, follow the road to Merano, then on the right hand side in direction to Avelengo/Hafling, follow the street until the parking lot in Avelengo village (below the parish church).