Municipality: Tux
 

Great route for splitboarding located mainly in the trees. Northwest exposition preserves the snow cold. Very easy access to the route.

Splitboard Skitour - Tettensjoch
Difficulty SAC: WS
 
Summit altitude: 2.100m
 
Start altitude: 1.281m
 
Vertical height: 819m
 
Walking time h:min: 3:00
 
Exposition: Northwest,
 
Best season: All winter
How to get there:

From A12 exit Wiesing, B181 to Zillertal. Road 169 to Mayrhofen and L6 to Tuxertal and finally to Lanersbach. Place can be also easily reached with public transportation. Zillertalbahn train from Jenbach takes you to Mayrhofen. From the railway station in Mayrhofen catch the bus nr 4104 (to Hintertux) to Lanersbach. Jump out in the Eggalmbahn bus stop.

Route description
Starting point:

The starting point of this splitboard tour is behind the Tux Center, close to Eggalmbahn, where there is a big parking lot. Parking is for free. Walk over the bridge, “Tennisbrücke”, to the other side of the river (Tuxbach) and you will see the signs of hiking routes.

Ascent:

The ascent starts from the bridge (Tennisbrücke), following the hiking route and road to Tettensjoch. Follow the ascending gravel road (at the beginning nr 30) until 1600 meters and then start climbing on the hiking route (nr 20) which crosses the road. Hiking route goes through the spruce forest, which will change higher in to less dense pine forest. When reaching about 2000 m altitude, leave the hiking route and keep on hiking up left from the hiking route, towards the top. When the avalanche risk is low, it is possible to hike all the way up above the tree line to the top of Tettensjoch (2276 m).

Descent:

Descent is the same as the ascent.

Maps:

Kompass Karte Nr.37: Mayrhofen, Tuxer Tal, Zillergrund: Wander-, Rad- und Skitourenkarte. 1:25.000

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