Tschigat / Cigot (3.000 m)

The popular Tschigat summit (Tschigot) is one of the 13 peaks in Parcines/ Partschins rising above 3,000 meters.
 
Tour Start
Texelbahn Cableway mountain station
Tour End
Texelbahn Cableway mountain station

Directions
Starting at the Texelbahn Cableway mountain station along the Merano High Mountain Trail on Route No. 24 in the direction of the Nasereit Refuge, at 1,525 m until Route No. 8 splits away, through the steep Zieltal Valley up to the Zielalm mountain pasture at 2,196 m and then on to the Lodnerhütte mountain hut at 2,259 m. Then take Route No. 7 to the Tabland Lakes at 2,649 m and on to the Halsjoch Ridge  at 2,808 m. Followed by Route No. 7A on the mostly rugged and exposed western ridge leading right up to the summit. The descent is via the same route.

Parking
Texelbahn Valley station, Zielstraße road, Rablà/Rabland
All-day parking, in the designated parking lot. Parking for campers only between 7.00 am – 7.00 pm

Public Transport
From Merano: the Venosta Valley Train or Bus 251 to Rablà/ Rabland, then Bus 265 to the Texelbahn Cableway valley station.
From Venosta Valley: the Venosta Valley Train or Bus 251 to Rablà/ Rabland then Bus 265 to the Texelbahn Cableway valley station.