- Rüfikopf Height Circular Trail
This high-altitude circular hiking trail is located at 2,350 metres on the incomparable Rüfikopf.
The Rüfikopf Bergbahn takes you uphill to the summit of the Rüfikopf. There you will find the Panoramarestaurant and the Kästle Museum. Follow the signposted winter hiking trail for about 2 kilometres at Rüfikopf in the beautiful alpine landscape.
Additional offers on the mountain: Panorama restaurant Rüfikopf, viewing platform with 360° mountain view, Kästle Mountain Museum. Panoramic views of Valluga, Zürs & Lech
Presented by: Lech Zürs Tourismus GmbH, Author: Lech Zuers Tourismus GmbH
letzte Änderung: 16.09.2021
Difficulty: leicht Technique: Condition: Experience: Landscape: Altitude: Best season: JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC Characteristics: Safety instructions:
140 Alpine Emergencies Austria-wide
144 Alpine emergency Vorarlberg
112 Euo emergency call (works with any mobile phone/network)
Good shoes (ankle-high, profiled sole), warm clothes, cap, gloves and lift ticket.
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Pedestrian tickets are available at the Rüfikopfbahn ticket office
Get off at the Rüfikopf mountain station and follow the marked winter hiking trail. The path leads in a generous loop over the plateau at Rüfikopf. The trail ends again at the mountain station of the Rüfikopf cable car.
Start Mountain station Rüfikopfbahn
Geogr. 47.202085 N 10.166407 E
Destination Mountain station Rüfikopfbahn
Take the train to Langen am Arlberg or St. Anton am Arlberg station. From there, buses (no. 91 +92) run at regular intervals to Lech Zürs am Arlberg.
From Germany: Take the A 96 to Bregenz from there on the A14 to Bludenz, continue on the S16 to the Lech Zürs am Arlberg exit. Follow the B197 to Alpe Rauz, turn left here onto the B198. Through the Flexengalerie and over the Flexenpass you reach Lech Zürs am Arlberg.
From Switzerland: Via the A13 and the Feldkirch, Hohenems or Lustenau border crossing onto the A14 as far as Bludenz. Continue on the S16 to the Lech Zürs am Arlberg exit. Follow the B197 to Alpe Rauz, turn left here onto the B198. Through the Flexengalerie and over the Flexenpass you reach Lech Zürs am Arlberg.
From Austria: Take the Inntal motorway A12 and then the S16 to the St. Anton am Arlberg exit (Arlbergpass). Follow the B197 first through St. Anton, then through St. Christoph and over the Arlberg Pass to Alpe Rauz. Turn right here onto the B198. Through the Flexengalerie and over the Flexenpass you reach Lech Zürs am Arlberg.
You can park your car either directly with your host or in the underground car park Anger. The underground car park is located directly in the town centre opposite the Raiffeisenbank Lech.