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News from Ötztal

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

Europe's Best Early-Season Ski Resorts ©Michael Portmann

Europe's Best Early-Season Ski Resorts

Don't wait on winter to arrive in North America. These European ski resorts offer exceptional early-season ski and ...

Best Resorts for Early-Season Skiing in Europe ©Tignes Tourism

Best Resorts for Early-Season Skiing in Europe

Fall signals the start of snowmaking in North America and a handful of Europe’s leading ski areas open their gates ...
Sölden: Snow-sure party central ©Bergbahnen Sölden

Sölden: Snow-sure party central

The “Think big, think Sölden” slogan is applicable to both its terrain and nightlife.
Open ski resorts in November ©Ischgl

Open ski resorts in November

Some of the most well known alpine ski resorts are opening this week and next.
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.
Obergurgl celebrates winter opening Nov. 15. ©Obergurgl-Hochgurgl

Obergurgl celebrates winter opening Nov. 15.

Obergurgl opens with live music, family fun and reduced ski passes.
World Pyro Award and glacier waterslide contest at Solden

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 Fri...
Sölden Hosts Northern Hemisphere World Cup Opener in October

Sölden Hosts Northern Hemisphere World Cup Opener in October

The FIS World Cup in Europe kicks off in October on Solden's Rettenbach glacier. The ladies giant slalom race will ...