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  • Event highlights of the 2014/2015 winter season

    Event highlights of the 2014/2015 winter season There is something for everyone – whether you are a powder snow fan, a cineaste, dancer or music lover, Lech Zürs am Arlberg is once again holding an exciting, ambitious and varied programme of events for its guests in the 2014/2015 winter season. Full Article

    14th November 2014

  • Purely a matter of taste – culinary expertise in the World Gourmet Village

    Purely a matter of taste – culinary expertise in the World Gourmet Village Lech Zürs am Arlberg enjoys a worldwide reputation among winter sports fans. But it's not just ski enthusiasts and snowboarders who make the "pilgrimage" to their Mecca in the Arlberg when the first snows fall. Gourmet travellers are also drawn to this high-altitude Alpine holiday resort. Their goal – to tempt their taste buds and conquer the World Gourmet Village. Full Article

    14th November 2014

  • From snowshoeing to horse-drawn sleigh rides – eight ideas for active non-skiers

    From snowshoeing to horse-drawn sleigh rides – eight ideas for active non-skiers A winter holiday in Lech Zürs am Arlberg isn't just "all about skiing and snowboarding" – active winter holidaymakers also value the well known winter sport resort in the Vorarlberg Alps for its wide range of alternative winter sports. Whether it's cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, horse-drawn sleigh rides or curling – you don't need a lift to get moving in winter. Full Article

    14th November 2014

  • Enjoy the Snow in Vorarlberg's Deep Powder Heaven

    Anyone who thinks of deep powder snow or heli-skiing often connects them with the boundless enjoyment of skiing down the wide pistes of the North American ski resorts. But carvers and snowboarders don't need to make the long journey across the Atlantic to enjoy this unique winter sport experience...because things are just as good closer to home. With the absolute guarantee of snow and 200 kilometres of high Alpine deep powder snow runs, Lech Zürs am Arlberg is the Eldorado for everyone who looks for their skiing enjoyment and extra kicks away from the prepared pistes. Full Article

    14th November 2014

  • Perfect skiing – perfect dining

    Perfect skiing – perfect dining Always one of the first, always one of the best. When it comes to innovations in winter sports, you can be sure that it's always Lech Zürs am Arlberg that is setting new standards. The pioneering spirit of this high-altitude Alpine region was delighting holidaymakers as early as 1906, when the first skiing course was offered here. Ever since then, the people of Arlberg have continued on a positive note – from developing one of the world's best ski resorts to preserving its identity as a traditional, informal mountain village in the face of progress. This unique symbiosis of tradition and modernity is one of the many reasons why Lech Zürs am Arlberg has been accepted into the exclusive circle of the 12 "Best of the Alps" resorts. Full Article

    14th November 2014

  • A world class winter sport region

    A world class winter sport region The famous holiday destinations of Lech und Zürs am Arlberg have been delighting winter visitors from all over the world with the best skiing and snowboarding, and a first class infrastructure for tourists. Alongside its exceptional altitude, it's the warm hospitality, the high class cuisine on offer and the mixture of tradition and modern that make up the very special charm of Lech Zürs am Arlberg. So it's no wonder that Lech Zürs is a member of the "Best of the Alps", a cooperation between the twelve best known tourist destinations in the Alps. Full Article

    14th November 2014

  • Posh pistes: The world's most exclusive ski resorts

    You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. Here's a run-down of the top 10 most exclusive ski resorts in the world. Full Article

    24th March 2014

  • 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

  • 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

  • 2013 Women of Skiing Calendar: It's Like the Swimsuit Issue, with Snow.

    The 2013 Ski Instructor Calendar, shot in Lebanon and Vorarlberg in Austria, is a great holiday gift idea for men who enjoy women and skiing/snowboarding. Full Article

    7th December 2012

  • More Snow For Austria And Switzerland

    The German speaking parts of the Alps have experienced great snowfalls in recent days with heavy falls in many areas at the weekend and more than 40 powder alarms issued yesterday (Wednesday, February 11th) in Austria and Germany alone. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • Lech Zürs Report Business Up On Last Year's Record Season

    Austria, where several villages were cut off by excess snow last week, has had a quieter seven days. There was still more new snow on Friday generating 35 powder alarms with up to 40cm (16 inches) reported but since then the snowfall has been a lot less dramatic and the avalanche risk has reduced to a level of 2-3 now. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • Yet More Snow For Austria!

    There has been more heavy snow over the past few days in Austria. All roads in to Lech Zurs were closed when another 30cm+ of snow fell but the main streets opened again later the same day. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • Europe's 2012/13 Ski Passes on Sale Now

    It's never too early to plan for winter; check out next year's ski pass prices. Full Article

    18th June 2012

  • Freeriding for the whole family

    Could your kids be natural born freeriders? Embark on a family off-piste adventure. Full Article

    13th March 2012

  • Freeride safety: Airbags save lives - have you got one?

    Avalanche accidents continue to kill. If you freeride without an airbag you are taking an unnecessary risk. When there is a high avalanche alert you are playing Russian roulette. Full Article

    5th March 2012

  • Austria on high avalanche alert, roads closed

    More than a metre of snow has blanketed Austria in 48 hours; roads are closed the the avalanche risk is high. Full Article

    8th January 2012

  • Three days of skiing in St. Anton am Arlberg

    Steep powder and hardcore nightlife are just a couple of reasons to visit St. Anton. Full Article

    10th December 2011

  • Round-up of snow conditions in Europe

    Powder alarms have been going off all week, so where is the best snow right now? Full Article

    9th December 2011

  • A metre of powder falls on The Alps

    100cm of snow has fallen in the Swiss and Austrian Alps over the last two days. Full Article

    7th December 2011

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Event highlights of the 2014/2015 winter season

Event highlights of the 2014/2015 winter season There is something for everyone – whether you are a powder snow fan, a cineaste, dancer or music lover, Lech Zürs am Arlberg is once again holding an exciting, ambitious and varied programme of events for its guests in the 2014/2015 winter season. More

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