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  • Obergurgl celebrates winter opening Nov. 15.

    Obergurgl opens with live music, family fun and reduced ski passes. Full Article

    9th October 2012

  • Heavy snowfall in the Alps

    Over the weekend snow has been falling as low as 1,800 metres in the Alps. Full Article

    3rd September 2012

  • Beyoncé and Scissor Sisters Booked to Rock In The Snow at Ischgl

    Pop sensation Beyoncé will be the latest top act to star in Ischgl's traditional season-closing Top of the Mountain concert at the end of April. As if the American star's booking wasn't enough to underline Ischgl's credentials as the Alps' most star-studded resort, the Scissor Sisters will headline the Tirolean resort's Easter mountaintop open air concert. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • World Rookie Fest Finals and Air&Style 2007

    WRF Finals in Kuthai, from 14 to 18 march, will assign to the best rookie a ticket for the Air&Style 2007 Rookie Session and the title of World Rookie Champion. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • St. Anton in ‘Firn’ Mode For Spring

    St Anton am Arlberg has long been synonymous with sun skiing as, when conditions are right, Spring skiers and boarders can glide almost weightlessly over the extremely thin "firn" layer in the morning, hit the sundeck for lunch, then later relaxing in the swimming pool or in the big sauna area of the Arlberg, or just wandering around the village. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • Ski and golf in St Anton

    Winter sportsmen and golf enthusiasts will meet for the Arlberg ski and golf Challenge for the eleventh time on April 28/29th. St. Anton am Arlberg traditionally celebrates the end of the ski season and the start of the golf season with this event. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • Mel C to star at Ischgl

    Melanie C is to star in Ischgl's season-closing Top of the Mountain concert next weekend, April 29th. Ischgl is delighted to sign up the former Spice Girl as a big name replacement for the less internationally well known Italian star Zucchero, who had to withdraw for personal reasons. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • BKK passes 100km mark

    Franz Klammer's home resort of Bad Kleinkirchheim (BKK) in Austria is now reporting it offers 103km (70 miles) of piste as three new blue runs have added eight kilometres (five miles) of runs taking the total up from the previous 97km. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • World Pyro Award and glacier waterslide contest at Solden

    Austria's Solden ski area is in full-on party mode for the last few weeks of April with the World Pyro Award on Friday followed by the Glacier waterslide contest on Sunday. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • Rebuilding of Roman baths in Bad Kleinkirchheim

    Work has begun on a €14.5m project to turn the old Thermal-Römerbad (Roman baths) at Franz Klammer's home resort of Bad Kleinkirchheim in Austria, in to a state of the art facility. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • Monichkirchen completes €10m, three quad chair upgrade

    The internationally kittle known ski area of Monichkirchen in the uninspiringly named (for skiers) region of Lower Austria, is building a third quad chair lift this summer to complete the transformation of the area which, before the installation of two other high speed detachable quads for last winter, operated with T Bars and an old single chair lift. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • St. Anton adds Ladies Powder Weeks in January

    After the success of the initial Ladies Week, St. Anton am Arlberg will dedicate more weeks in January 2008 to the "Ladies Powder Weeks". Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • New Ischgl Fimbabahn will have heated seats

    This summer, Ischgl's Silvrettaseilbahn lift company is replacing the existing six-seater Fimbabahn cable car with a new eight-seater cable car with heated seats. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • Kitzbuhel with a new 8-seater

    Work has begun on what the lift company describe as a “long standing dream” at Kitzbuhel, replacing two old double chairs with one new state-of-the-art eight seater chair complete with pull-down weather protection hood. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • Kitzbuhel’s Ski Safari reaches 100% snow making cover

    New lifts in recent years have meant that Kitzbuhel's famous ski safari route can now be skied in either direction. For next season the famous Tyrolean resort has announced that the route will have complete snowmaking cover from start to finish. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • New SunKid conveyor lift is highest in Europe

    A new SunKid conveyor lift is the highest the company has installed to date. The Austrian resort of Kaprun installed the lift on its year round ski area on the Kitzsteinhorn glacier. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • Zillertal Arena announces improvements for 07-08

    The resorts of the lift-linked Zillertal Arena have announced a number of upgrades for visitors this winter. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • Autumn powder at Tux

    The Hintertux Glacier in Austria is gearing up for Autumn when it will stage it's annual ‘Pow(d)er Weekend'. The event celebrate this rare remaining year-round glacier ski area, which offers more skiing 365 days a year than many smaller areas open each winter, changing operations from summer ski, to autumn ski, mode. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • Stublchase rides again

    After the success of last years Stublchase charity chase around Saalbach Hinterglemm's numerous mountain restaurants, the event is back again next winter, from January 19th to 23rd. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • Rihanna to play Ischgl season opener

    Sexy singer Rihanna is to star in the legendary season opening concert in the glamorous ski resort of Ischgl, in the Austrian Tirol. Full Article

    17th August 2012

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