Hut to Hut Touring in the Stubai Alps: A Survey of the Popular Stubai Rucksack Route and the Stubai Glacier Tour.
Trekking in the Stubai Alps
Click here for a Region Map and details of walking / hiking maps.
Telfes im Stubai is a small village in the Tirol (Tyrol) region of Austria. Telfes lies in a North-east South-west valley (Stubaital) 12 km South of Innsbruck, just west of the main Autobahn (A13) from Innsbruck to the Brenner Pass. The village of Fulpmes is a few km south west of Telfes with the village of Mutters to the north. The main road (183) down the valley passes south of the village to Neustift where the road continues to the end of the valley and the Stubaier Gletscher with all year skiing. Other villages in Stubaital include Mieders, Schönberg. The village of Igls is a few km east of Telfes.
Walking / Hiking in the Telfes Area
The Tourist Office may offer free led walks.
Telfes Walking / Hiking Maps
There are several maps that cover the area at different scales suitable for walking, hiking and exploring the area. A good map to use is Mayr 418.
Click here for Telfes Map Information.
Telfes Tourist Information
The nearest airport to Telfes is Innsbruck.
Rail Stations (Bahnhof)
There is a tram (Stubaitalbahn) operated by Innsbrucker Verkehrsbetriebe that runs from Fulpmes and Telfes to the main train station in Innsbruck. The journey takes about an hour.
ÖBB (English) also has bus information.
Buses run along to the end of the valley and to Innsbruck.
Cable Cars - Chair Lifts
The Elfer Lifte is in Neustift and there are lifts on the Stubai Glacier at the end of the valley.
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