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Trekking in the Stubai Alps
Walking the Stubai Rucksack Route and the Stubai Glacier Tour by Allan Hartley
An essential guidebook for anyone trekking the scenic Stubai Alps, in the Austria Tyrol. Two multi-day hut to hut hikes are described. The Stubai Rucksack Route links eight huts without crossing glaciers or difficult passes, whereas the challenging Stubai Glacier Tour involves much glacier work. Both treks easily fit into a two week holiday. More...
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Alpenvereinshutten: Volume 1 Ostalpen: Deutschland, Oesterreich, Sudtyrol OeAV, AVS and DAV Bergverlag Rother (2005)
A comprehensive listing of all the mountain huts in the Eastern Alps, with contact information, opening hours, GPS coordinates and much more.
Maps and Guide Books
The following maps are required for the Stubai Rucksack Route and Stubai Glacier Tour. The maps are published by the Austrian Alpine Club and available from the UK Section of the Austrian Alpine Club.
Sheet 31/1 Stubai Alpen: Hoch Stubai (1:25,000)
Sheet 31/2 Stubai Alpen: Sellrain (1:25,000)
Also recommended because they cover the complete region at a glance and are available from major map retailers:
Freytag & Berndt Wanderkarte: Sheet 24 Stubaieralpen (1:100,000)
Kopmpass Wanderkarte: Sheet 83 Stubai Alpen: Serleskamm (1:50,000)
Verlag W Mayr: Sheet 18 Stubaital (1:35,000)
OeAV Hut Directory (Previously the Green book) Volume 1 Ostalpen: Rother
Dieter Seibert Eastern Alps: The Classic Routes of the Highest Peaks Diadem Books (1992)
Includes the Wilder Freiger, Zuckerhuet and Lisenser Ferner Kogel
Stubaier Alpen 50 Selected Walks Kompass Wander Fuehrer
Kev Reynolds (Contributing Editor) Trekking in the Alps Cicerone (2011)
These websites are mostly in Geman but will no doubt at some stage be translated into English.
You may find the following mountaineering books from mountain lovers long ago interesting and inspiring – if you can track them down!
Frank Smythe Over Tyrolese Hills Hodder and Stoughton (1936)
Sir Martin Conway The Alps from End to End Nelson Books (1894)
Francis Fox Tuckett Pictures in Tyrol and Elsewhere Longmans, Green & Co (1867)