Snow falls in Austria and across the Alps
Verbier ski resort notes that Alp resorts have witnesses snow falls of up to 40 cm as high up the mountains as 2,000 metres, with those on ski holidays in Chamonix likely to witness fresh snow of 25 cm at town level.
According to Easier, the resort of Soelden is under a metre of snow while three new lifts are to operate in the Obergurgl-Hochgurgl region.
Another ski resort in Austria is Kitzbuhel - famed for the treacherous Hahnenkahm world cup downhill race.
Kitzbuhel had the best snow record in the Alps in 2003, according to SkiAustria.com those who enjoy a good apres ski nightlife would do well to book a ski holiday in Kitzbuhel according to its recommendations.
Date Posted: 09 Dec 2017
Some are calling this the best start to the ski season in 5 years, even 10 years! After regular snowfalls over the last 6 weeks, ski resorts across Europe have excellent snow coverage with many ski areas already open. Traditionally this weekend is our first departure for customers but due to the fan...
Date Posted: 29 Nov 2017
Snow hit the Alps last night as 3 day snowstorm started sweeping across ski resorts in Europe – predominately France, Austria and Switzerland. There has already been a fantastic start to the season with regular large dumps of snow throughout November which has led to some resorts opening early...
Date Posted: 15 Nov 2017
For one day only, today, Courchevel opened its slopes before the official opening on 9th December. Courchevel treated keen skiers and snowboarders for a free day of skiing. Two ski lifts were open – Les Verdons and Biollay from 9am to 4 pm with access to the Verdons, Biollay and Bellecote runs...