Visible from far away, the Ötscher rises to a height of 1893 meters in the Ybbstal Alps, in the east of the Northern Limestone Alps. The Ötscher appears especially impressive when viewed from the north or south, when you can see the mountain massif in its full extension. The name of the mountain goes back to Slavic inhabitants, living in the area in the 9th century, who called the mountain “Othza” (father mountain). All year round Ötscher is a popular destination for hikers and climbers. The ski area Lackenhof is situated north west of the summit.



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Elevation: 1893 m
Country and region: Austria, Lower Austria
Mountain range: Ybbstal Alps
Prominence: 821 m
Orometric dominance: 43
Coordinates: 47.861667, 15.202222

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