From Lech via the Bergbühne Spitzenegg and Wäldeleweg to Oberlech.
From the starting point at the post office, cross the bridge on the left side of the river downstream along the river Lech between Raiffeisenbank and the post office building. After a few metres you will reach the main road and take the steep forest path uphill on the left. A few metres further on, a forest road branches off to the right and you follow uphill. At Hotel Formarin, turn left along the asphalt road until you reach Oberlech.
Refreshment stop: restaurants in Lech or Oberlech
140 Alpine Emergencies Austria-wide
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112 Euro emergency call (works with any mobile phone/network)
Good footwear (ankle high, profile sole), rain protection, Lech Card and bus timetable.
From Germany: Take the A96 motorway to Bregenz from there on the A14 motorway to Bludenz, continue on the S16 to the Lech Zürs am Arlberg exit. Follow the B197 up to Alpe Rauz, turn left here onto the B198 through Flexengalerie and over the Flexenpass to Lech Zürs am Arlberg.
From Switzerland: Via the A13 motorway and the Feldkirch, Hohenems or Lustenau border crossing on the A14 motorway to Bludenz. Continue on the S16 until exit Lech Zürs am Arlberg. Follow the B197 up to Alpe Rauz, turn left here onto the B198 through Flexengalerie and over the Flexenpass to Lech Zürs am Arlberg.
From Austria: Via the Inntalautobahn A12 and then via the S16 to the exit St. Anton am Arlberg (Arlberg Pass). Follow the B197 first through St. Anton, then through St. Christoph and over the Arlbergpass to Alpe Rauz. Turn right here onto the B198, pass through Flexengalerie and continue to Zürs.
You can park your vehicle either directly at your host or at one of the day parking lots. Or in Lech am Arlberg in the Parkgarage Anger from 7:00 am to 8:00 pm.