Search Navigation Map
Search
Plentn - CC0

Hike to the Mutspitze (2295 m)

The Mutspitze is a popular and frequently visited viewpoint mountain above Merano, which offers a wide view over the Burggraviate and beyond.

Muthöhfe auf der Mutspitze
Muthöhfe auf der Mutspitze - Photo: Wikipedia-User: Thesurvived99 - CC BY-SA 3.0

The tour begins with a ride up to the Hochmuth via cable car, where the Gasthof Hochmuth is located. From there, trail no. 22 leads past the Gasthof Steinegg to the Gasthof Mutkopf at an altitude of 1,684 meters. The path continues on forest trail no. 22/23, winding over the ridge to a fork in the road. Here, keep left and follow trail no. 23, which leads over the steep eastern ridge to the summit at 2,295 meters. The effort is rewarded with a unique panoramic view of the Merano region, the surrounding peaks of the Texel Group Nature Park, the Passer Valley, the Adige Valley, and the Venosta Valley. The return journey is on the same route. A certain surefootedness is necessary for this tour.

Arrival

The approach is via the expressway from Bolzano to Merano, exit Merano Sud/Sinich, continuing towards Tyrol via the main road and Haslach Street to the valley station of the Hochmuth cable car.

Parking

Parking is available at the valley station of the Hochmuth cable car. When using the cable car, parking is free for one day, the parking garage is subject to a charge.

Public transport

You can easily reach the starting point of the hike by taking bus line 222 from Segenbühel to the Tyrolean Cross.

How do you like the content of this page?
Please give us your feedback!

Recommended accommodations

Hotel Pollinger

Merano ★★★★

The 4-star Hotel Pollinger is located in a quiet and sunny location in Meran.

Request   Details

Homepage   Heart icon notice

Hotel Lechner

Tirolo ★★★s

The Hotel Lechner offers a breathtaking panoramic view of the Adige Valley and the spa town of Merano. You can expect: modern comfort double rooms and suites, a glass-roofed panoramic breakfast room, elevator, infinity pool and a renovated indoor pool. Just as appealing as the view from our panoramic terrace are the service and the new wellness area with Finnish panoramic sauna, infrared cabin, massage and fitness room.

Request   Details

Homepage   Heart icon notice
Icon Wellness Hotel Icon Family Hotel Icon Hiking Hotel Icon Hotels for Lovers

Hotel Wessobrunn

Merano ★★★★

Ihr Rückzugsort zum Wohlfühlen. Ihr Kraftplatz in der Natur. Ihr Genussurlaub mit Blick auf Meran.

Request   Details

Homepage   Heart icon notice
Icon Wellness Hotel Icon Family Hotel Icon Hiking Hotel

Hotel Weger

Tirolo ★★★

The hotel Weger is situated in an especially nice area of South Tyrol, between the town of Tirol and the spa town Meran. Amidst the orchards, the hotel offers splendid views of the marvellous surrounding landscape.

Request   Details

Homepage   Heart icon notice
Hotel of the
Month
Hotel Plunhof

★★★★sAlto Adige

Hotel Plunhof
  • most family-friendly wellness hotel
  • enjoy the winter landscape
  • cross-country skiing paradise
  • Spa Minera Acqua Minera
  • spicy wines
  • be active together

Vacation Offers

The best
tips
more on this topic
Stelvio Pass (left) and Rötlspitze (far right)
Foto: Armin Kübelbeck (modified by Svíčková and suedtirol-tirol) - CC BY-SA 3.0
8 Peaks March (Vinschgau)
Passeier Valley towards Merano
Urheber: Unbekannt - PD
Passeier High Trail (Passeier Valley)
Tribulaun Hut on the last meters of the hut climb
Photo: Wikipedia-User: Cactus26 - CC BY-SA 3.0
From the Tribulaun to the Magdeburger Hut
Partschinser Waterfall
Markus Rungg - CC-by-sa 3.0/de
Partschins Waterfall
South Tyrolean Schlinig Valley
Photo: Wikipedia-User: Mawamo - GFDL
Hike to the Pfaffenseen (2222 m)
Dreischusterspitze, Schusterplatte and Paternkofel from the summit of the Kleine Zinne
Christian Pellegrin - CC BY-SA 2.0
Mountain hike to the Schusterplatte (2957 m)
The Laugenspitze from the northwest
Photo: Wikipedia-User: Thesurvived99 - GFDL
Laugenspitze (2433 m)
View of Roen from Karnol
Photo: Wikipedia-User: Plentn - Public Domain
Hike to Roèn (2116 m)
Radlsee and Radlseehütte, seen from the Königsangerspitze.
Photo: Wikipedia-User: Svickova - Public Domain
Hike to Radlsee (2196 m)
The Hirzer Peak (left, 2781m) from the west
Photo: Wikipedia-User: Stevie-Ray78 - CC BY-SA 3.0
Hike to the Hirzer (2781 m)
Spronser Lakes: Green Lake - Texel Group Nature Park
Photo: Wikipedia-User: Noclador - CC BY-SA 3.0
Spronser Lakes Plateau (2126 - 2589 m)
Muthöhfe auf der Mutspitze
Photo: Wikipedia-User: Thesurvived99 - CC BY-SA 3.0
Hike to the Mutspitze (2295 m)

Top Hotels


Close
Close