SKIING AND SNOWBOARDING AT THE ÖTZTAL IN AUSTRIA
Sölden Skiarea in Ötztal Tirol
Sölden’s ranks among Europe’s most famous ski and snowboard centers. The winter ski area boasts 144 kilometers of immaculate slopes, leading from the top at 3250 meters altitude down to the valley at 1377 meters above sea level. Perfect snow conditions are guaranteed from November through May thanks to the linked glacier ski area on Tiefenbach and Rettenbach, and the state-of-the-art snow making systems.
Skiarea Obergurgel-Hochgurgel in Tirol
Skigebiet Obergurgl Hochgurgl: Thanks to huge mountain lift capacities (up to 40,000 persons per hour) and several base terminals in the village center, lift lines are literally unknown. 24 ski lifts are spread over the wonderful ski area which offers superb snow conditions at high altitudes (1,800 – 3,080 meters above sea level) from mid-November through early May. Every year Obergurgl-Hochgurgl is the first non-glacier ski area in Tirol to open its slopes!