Hiking, difficult

Orenknott (2.258 m)

General description

The starting point is on the Merano High Trail following Route No. 24, reachable in 5 minutes using the Texelbahn scenic cableway. In good weather, the Ornknott peak has a wonderful of the entire Adige Valley with the Dolomites in the distance.

Route description

Tour Start
Texelbahn cableway mountain station
Tour End
Texelbahn cableway mountain station

The trek to the Orenknott begins at the scenic Texelbahn cableway mountain station. The trail up Route No. 2 leads to the Mutzspitz Summit. After a while, Route No. 25A branches off to the left, leading up to the weather station on the Ornknott summit. On the way down on Route No. 25, you pass the Ornalm Alpine Pastures, passing the Hochforch Hut, where there are refreshments. Hikers take Route No. 24 back to the Texelbahn Cableway mountain station.


Texelbahn valley station, Via Ziel, Rabland/Rablà All-day, in the designated parking area. Campers only between 7.00 a.m. – 7.00 p.m. The car park at the Partschins cemetery is reserved for cemetery visitors and funerals. We ask you to respect this!

Public transport

From Meran/o: Bus 213 to Partschins/Parcines
From Vinschgau valley /Val Venosta: train 250  to Rabland/Rablà – and from there Bus 266 to Partschins/Parcines
From Naturno/Naturns direct busline 266

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