22.08.2020

47. Int. Silvretta Ferwall March

Galtür invites hiking guests to the 47th International Silvretta Ferwall March on 22.08.2020 to the blue Silvretta.

Participants can choose the following 4 routes: family route, Silvretta route, Ferwall route and the Marathon route.

Especially families with children of all ages enjoy this wonderfol event format. The treasure hunt at the family route is really popular among the little hikers and obtaining the silver or bronze medal is the big goal for them. For all hikers, the impressive mountain landscape of Ferwall and Silvretta, the alpine flora and fauna and the common fun of hiking, is the reason to take part at this summer highlight of the Galtür.

Fast facts about the Ferwall march

  • Start: Dorfplatz Galtür
  • Finish area: Sports and Culture Center Galtür
  • from 6.00 am: start of the hiker to the Ferwall route 32.7 km and the Silvretta route 19.2 km
  • from 9.00 am: start of the hiker to the family route 13.5 km
  • from 3.00 pm: Concert of the band
  • from 5.00 pm: Dance and live music in the finish area
  • from 6.00 pm: award ceremony of the hikers, group rating and honoring the oldest participants in the finish area
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Good to know

The Ferwall route
32.7 kilometers | altitude difference: + 1,199 m:

From Galtür you head towards Wirl, from there to the Zeinisjoch, past the Verbella Alpe to Heilbronner hut. Over the Grieskogeljoch you reach the Friedrichshafener hut. After the descent to Tschaffein you follow the trail to the finish area.From Galtür you head towards Wirl, from there to the Zeinisjoch, past the Verbella Alpe to Heilbronner hut. Over the Grieskogeljoch you reach the Friedrichshafener hut. After the descent to Tschaffein you follow the trail to the finish area.

The Silvretta route
19.2 kilometers | altitude difference: + 618 m:

After starting at the village square, head towards Wirl. From there continue over the Zeinisjoch and then along the dam to the Breitspitze. From the summit cross back to the Birkhahnbahn and straight to the finish area.

The family route
13.5 kilometers | Difference in altitude: + 150 m + blackcock track (stroller suitable):

From Galtür you head towards Wirl, ride on the Birkhahnbahn, then cross the Kops reservoir dam to direction Zeinisjoch and come back to Galtür. The Silvretta Family Route is a great experience especially for kids! HIGHTLIGHT: the track is accessible by stroller.

NEW: Marathon route 42.195 kilometers: Information will follow soon!

You will find the follwoing catering points on all routes at the International Silvretta Ferwall where they serve regional specialties:

  • Zeinisjoch at 1,822 m
  • Birkhahnbahn mountain station at 2,050 m
  • Breitspitze at 2,203 m
  • Heilbronner Hütte at 2,320 m
  • Grieskogeljoch at 2,665 m
  • Friedrichshafener Hütte at 2,138 m
  • Außertschafein at 1,580 m

Special offer:
Order your dinner including cake / coffee after the march at the festival site for only 9, - € directly at the registration.

Entry fee & included services

  • Costs: information will follow soon!
  • Included services: drinks, food at the catering stations, march badge, entrance to the swimming pool, entrance to the Alpinarium

Can I also register on site?

  • Registrations are possible on the event day at the village square Galtür on the 24th August 2019: + € 1,- late entry fee

Room bookings? 

  • Convenient and free of charge here
  • The Tourist Information Office is pleased to assist you with the search for accommodation: info@galtuer.com or Tel .: +43 (0) 50990 200

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