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.


A dimension in tobogganing: sledding down from Hochgurglbahn I top station to the base terminal in Pill - Premium floodlights. Effortless uphill ride with Hochgurglbahn I. Full Article



Ski and snowboard acrobatics at their finest presented by the Obergurgl ski school every Tuesday night (weather permitting) from 20th December 2016 till eraly April. New and thrilling show acts add to a memorable night under the starry sky right in the center of Obergurgl’s dreamlike ski area.

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CHRISTMAS MARKET - ©Ötztal Tourismus


Christmas stalls offering Ötztal products, textiles, wood crafts & decoration articles invite to have a look around and spend some time. Mulled wine, punch & christmas delights are offered.

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  • 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 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


    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 ( 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

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