Botzer Ski Tour (3,251 m)
Time of the year: Late winter/early spring
Avalanche risk: Exersise caution near the summit!
Refreshment stop: Schönau inn
From Timmelsbrücke bridge head to Timmelsalm mountain hut and keep to the right until reaching the vast Oberkrumpwasser plateau. Taking a central route across the plateau ascend the steep slope to Hochkar, where another steep slope leads through a splendid glacier basin right to the summit. Attention: the slope to the summit must only be climbed on its East side!
Descent: Once the steep initial section down from the summit has been overcome, there are marvellous slopes with fine powder snow.
Source: "Skitouren und Schneeschuhwandern in Passeier" - Pub. Verlag.Passeier
ATTENTION: Always be informed about snow conditions and avalanche risk before setting off.
From Merano / Meran to the Passeier Valley in direction of Passo Rombo until the bridge Ponte Tumulo.