News from Austria

Check out all the latest happenings at Austria ski resorts, from new lifts to terrain expansions, in addition to Austria weather forecasts, photo galleries, infographics and current events skiers and mountain travelers should know about. Stay up-to-date on Austria ski resort news and events by clicking on articles from the list below or page through to see Austria coverage from the entire ski season.

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  • ISCHGL: THE SENSATION IS PERFECT! TOP OF THE MOUNTAIN CONCERT WITH ROBBIE WILLIAMS - ©Tourist Office: Tourismusverband Paznaun-Ischgl

    ISCHGL: THE SENSATION IS PERFECT! TOP OF THE MOUNTAIN CONCERT WITH ROBBIE WILLIAMS

    Megastar before mega-backdrop: On 3 May 2014 Robbie Williams will perform at the legendary Top of the Mountain Concert in Ischgl on the at 2,300 meters altitude. Right in the heart of the ski area, "Robbie" with his full Big Band will play and present their new number-one album "Swings Both Ways" on the giant open-air stage. Full Article

    7th January 2014

  • ISCHGL: 50 YEARS OF THE CABLE RAILWAY – A SHOW OF SNOW SHAPES - ©Tourist Office: Tourismusverband Paznaun-Ischgl

    ISCHGL: 50 YEARS OF THE CABLE RAILWAY – A SHOW OF SNOW SHAPES

    In 1963 the first cable railway went into operation. To celebrate the 50-year anniversary of the Silvrettaseilbahn AG, from the 6th to the 10th of January, ten international artists are putting together an open-air gallery with vehicle access, right in the middle of the skiing area. ‘Past, Present and Future of the Ski Resort’ is the theme of the 21st snow sculpture competition ‘Shapes in White’. Full Article

    2nd December 2013

  • ISCHGL: A ROCKING START TO THE SEASON WITH NICKELBACK - ©Tourist Office: Tourismusverband Paznaun-Ischgl

    ISCHGL: A ROCKING START TO THE SEASON WITH NICKELBACK

    Nickelback marked the start of the winter season at the Top of the Mountain Opening Concert in Ischgl on 30 November 2013. The Canadian rock band impressed over 21.000 fans at the legendary open-air concert before an impressive mountain backdrop, right at the heart of this Alpine lifestyle metropolis. Full Article

    2nd December 2013

  • Guests and locals can surf the internet free-of-charge in the Hochfügen ski resort

    The ski lift company has installed free wireless LAN throughout the resort. This means that surfing using a smartphone or other wireless-enabled device is free for national and international guests. Initially there are a total of 22 hotspots (access points) across the resort. Using the wireless internet is easy – no access details or passwords are required. Users simply need to accept the business conditions. Full Article

    22nd November 2013

  • Hochfügen - a backcountry paradise

    The Hochfügen ski resort is located at the entrance to the Zillertal valley at between 1,500m and 2,500m above sea level. This ski resort with guaranteed snow has won numerous national and international awards for its quality and has something for every winter sports fan: high quality pistes, top infrastructure, a range of descents and the ultimate ski-in/ski-out feeling guarantee skiers an unforgettable experience. Hochfügen has developed to become one of the most popular backcountry destinations in Europe with its different slope angles, fast access and a comprehensive range of services, courses and events. Full Article

    22nd November 2013

  • Courses, camps and events in the backcountry paradise of Hochfügen

    Hochfügen offers off-piste skiers a wide range of courses for all age and ability levels. Proper preparation and training are pre-requisites. The offer ranges from 1 to 2-day taster courses for freeriding beginners to freeriding tours for all ability levels, multi-day freeride camps, special avalanche camps, school avalanche courses, preparation courses for heli skiers, training sessions in the avalanche search area and workshops for young people and freeriding professionals. Booking options and individual formats at the Freeride Point Hochfügen alongside the 8erJet. The team can be contacted by email at freeridepoint@hochfuegenski.com or by telephone on +43 660 140 22 29. Full Article

    22nd November 2013

  • Hochfügen - Pure passion for snow!

    The Hochfügen ski resort is located at the entrance to the Zillertal valley at between 1,500m and 2,500m above sea level. This ski resort with guaranteed snow has won numerous national and international awards for its quality and has something for every winter sports fan: high quality pistes, top infrastructure, a range of descents and the ultimate ski-in/ski-out feeling guarantee skiers an unforgettable experience. Hochfügen has developed to become one of the most popular backcountry destinations in Europe with its different slope angles, fast access and a comprehensive range of services, courses and events. Full Article

    22nd November 2013

  • Popular freeriding taster courses begin at the start of January

    The freeriding experts at the Freeride Point Hochfügen (TOPprivate ski school) will again be offering their popular taster courses for off-piste skiing every Saturday from 4 January to 26 April 2014. Full Article

    22nd November 2013

  • CANADIAN ROCK IN ISCHGL: NICKELBACK TO OPEN THE WINTER SEASON 2013/2014 - ©Tourist Office: Tourismusverband Paznaun-Ischgl

    CANADIAN ROCK IN ISCHGL: NICKELBACK TO OPEN THE WINTER SEASON 2013/2014

    Four men, five Grammy nominations and over 50 million album sales: one of the world’s most successful bands will be visiting the Alpine lifestyle metropolis of Ischgl on 30 November 2013 in the form of Nickelback! The Canadian rock quartet will be opening the winter season 2013/2014 and bringing the stage of the legendary Top of the Mountain Opening Concert to life with their imposing music and lights show. And best of all: admission to the concert is free with a valid ski pass. Full Article

    21st November 2013

  • Glungezer skiing in Tyrol

    Natural snow tracks, surrounded by beautiful pristine countryside, the gloriously broad views of the Inntal valley – powder snow and sunshine – this is what the panoramic Glungezer ski area (http://www.glungezerbahn.at) is all about, popular with fans of alpine skiing and ski touring alike. Full Article

    17th October 2013

  • Top 8 Resorts to Learn How to Ski

    Top 8 Resorts to Learn How to Ski

    The 8 best ski resorts in the world to learn how to ski and/or snowboard. Full Article

    26th April 2013

  • The Art of Skiing - ©Ischgl

    The Art of Skiing

    Check out these ski resorts that were frequented by the brightest literary and musical minds. Full Article

    26th April 2013

  • Photo Gallery: They're Already Pond Skimming in Austria - ©Nassfeld Pressegger See

    Photo Gallery: They're Already Pond Skimming in Austria

    Austria's Nassfeld Resort hosted a spring skiing "Snow Beach Day," filled with bikinis and pond skimming. Full Article

    18th March 2013

  • Arlberg - A Winter Sports Myth for More Than 100 Years - ©TVB St. Anton am Arlberg

    Arlberg - A Winter Sports Myth for More Than 100 Years

    St. Anton am Arlberg has one of the richest skiing histories of any ski resort in the world. Full Article

    6th March 2013

  • Travis Ganong Conquers Kitzbuhel - ©Travis Ganong

    Travis Ganong Conquers Kitzbuhel

    Excitement and partying ensues when the World Cup circuit rolls into Kitzbuhel. U.S. Ski Teamer Travis Ganong gives you the racer's perspective of one crazy week. Full Article

    22nd February 2013

  • Lindsey Vonn Injured After Serious Crash  - ©Hand Klaus Techt / APA

    Lindsey Vonn Injured After Serious Crash

    Lindsey Vonn was involved in a serious crash at the first day of the Alpine Skiing World Championships in Schladming, Austria. The Gold Medalist appeared to injure her leg and was airlifted to a nearby hospital. Full Article

    5th February 2013

  • The White Ring in Lech Zürs - ©© LZTG

    The White Ring in Lech Zürs

    OnTheSnow is in Lech Zürs following the 1,000 skiers competing in the legendary race. Full Article

    28th January 2013

  • The Road to Sochi: U.S. Ski Team Athlete Travis Ganong Takes 7th Place in Bormio - ©Travis Ganong

    The Road to Sochi: U.S. Ski Team Athlete Travis Ganong Takes 7th Place in Bormio

    Our U.S. Ski Team blogger Travis Ganong gives us an update after taking 7th place in Bormio. Full Article

    22nd January 2013

  • “Blackamoors”, wild bears and little witches - ©“Blackamoors”, wild bears and little witches

    “Blackamoors”, wild bears and little witches

    Artistically carved wooden masks, dwarves, witches and bears, months of preparation and shining eyes can mean only one thing: carnival time will soon be arriving again in various alpine regions. This time, the children rule at the “Fisser Blochziehen” on the Tyrolean high plateau of Serfaus-Fiss-Ladis. Full Article

    19th December 2012

  • A LIFESTYLE ISLAND FOR WINTER SPORTS ENTHUSIASTS  - ©The Tyrolean ski resort of Ischgl is a real Alpine lifestyle metropolis: from the finest skiing to concerts feat. global stars, entertainment, top-quality shopping and culinary treats.

    A LIFESTYLE ISLAND FOR WINTER SPORTS ENTHUSIASTS

    The Tyrolean ski resort of Ischgl is a real Alpine lifestyle metropolis: from the finest skiing to concerts featuring global stars, entertainment, events, top-quality shopping and culinary treats, the famous Ischgl winter captivates guests with its urban flair. Full Article

    12th December 2012

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