News from Zillertal Area

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

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  • Munich: The gateway to the Alps - ©Lufthansa

    Munich: The gateway to the Alps

    Munich is the ideal destination for skiers wishing to access resorts in Austria and Germany. Full Article

    2nd November 2015

  • 53rd International Rope Race in Hochfügen on 10th April 2016 - ©Hochfügen

    53rd International Rope Race in Hochfügen on 10th April 2016

    04/10/2016 - 04/10/2016

    It’s not just racers and former top skiers who take part in this traditional Hochfügen race – numerous teams of 3 will also be heading to the starting line. Here it’s all about sticking together – this is not a competition for individuals! Full Article

  • Snowdown Hochfügen from 8th to 10th April 2016 - ©Hochfügen

    Snowdown Hochfügen from 8th to 10th April 2016

    04/08/2016 - 04/10/2016

    The season finale takes place in April as part of the Snowdown Hochfügen. The Snowdown Hochfügen will bid farewell to winter in Hochfügen from 8th to 10th April. Full Article

  • In-depth camp and freeriding course offers all season long

    12/05/2015 - 04/10/2016

    Hochfügen offers a wide range of courses and training opportunities for freeriders of all ability levels, all season long. Full Article

  • 4th Children’s Rope Race on 9th April 2016

    04/09/2016 - 04/09/2016

    During this race, kids show off their skiing skills on the slope of the Lamark lifts as part of a team. During the rope race, participants do not ski alone but rather team up in threes, whether three girls, three boys or mixed Full Article

  • Top 10 weekend ski resorts with easy airport access - ©St. Anton Tourism

    Top 10 weekend ski resorts with easy airport access

    Choose ski resorts close to the airport for more time on the slopes. Full Article

    26th February 2015

  • The perfect mix for an unforgettable winter in Mayrhofen - ©Mayrhofner Bergbahnen

    The perfect mix for an unforgettable winter in Mayrhofen

    Whether beginners or pros, snowboarders or skiers, young or old and looking for action-packed or easy going experiences, the pistes in the holiday region Mayrhofen-Hippach offer something for everyone. 135 kilometres of slopes with guaranteed snow will once again attract winter sports enthusiasts to the Action Mountain Penken and the Leisure Mountain Ahorn in the 2014/2015 season. Full Article

    2nd October 2014

  • The 16 Sweetest Summer Ski Resorts in the World - ©Tignes

    The 16 Sweetest Summer Ski Resorts in the World

    It may be summer, but there's skiing somewhere. Here's our pick of the coolest summer ski resorts around the world. Full Article

    21st April 2014

  • 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

  • Opening day powder pictures from Saturday - ©Meribel

    Opening day powder pictures from Saturday

    Chamonix, Courchevel, Meribel and Serre Che opened Saturday with excellent conditions. Full Article

    10th December 2012

  • Powder alert in Austria: October snow storm moves in - ©Otztal

    Powder alert in Austria: October snow storm moves in

    Obergurgl had more than half a metre of powder in just 24 hours. Full Article

    30th October 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

  • Europe’s resorts begin to open as snow comes early

    Europe’s resorts begin to open as snow comes early

    The Alps, which have seen snow every month through the summer, are currently receiving excellent pre-season falls which has led to the first resort openings for 2007-8 and great snow conditions at the already-open year-round glacier resorts. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • Tux Readies For Summer Snow Season

    Tux Readies For Summer Snow Season

    The Huntertux glacier is preparing for its summer 2008 operations. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • Betterpark Closes for Summer At Hintertux Glacier

    Betterpark Closes for Summer At Hintertux Glacier

    Austria's only remaining 365-days-a-year ski area - the Hintertux glacier in the Ziller valley - is of course still open for snow sports through the summer. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • Fresh Snow At Tux

    Fresh Snow At Tux

    The Tux glacier in Austria has recorded fresh snowfall in the past week, topping up snow depths on the glacier to 105cm. Full Article

    17th August 2012

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