Goodbye Ski Season, Hello Hiking Season

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  Today marks the final day of the 2016-17 ski season. While we are sad to turn in our skis for half a year, it does mean that summer is coming and with it, another opportunity to hike some amazing trails with some of the world’s most breath-taking scenery. In June, two of the summer-lifts… Read more »

Spring Hiking and Mountaineering Begins

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This week we said goodbye to the 2015/16 ski season. Although we will miss the snowy slopes and ski holidaymakers, we are happy that Obergurgl’s spring hiking and mountaineering season has begun! Imagine long and leisurely paths along the Waalweg trails, easy access to idyllic pastures, authentic mountain huts and crystal clear alpine lakes. The… Read more »

Ski Equipment in Obergurgl & for your Vacation at The Chalet at 11º East

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If you are not an avid skier and only take a trip down the slopes every now and again, you probably don’t have your own ski equipment. If you are coming to The Chalet at 11º East, that is no problem. Leave your excess baggage at home and take a peek at our preferred ski… Read more »

Improve your Ski Skills at The Chalet at 11º East Obergurgl

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If you’re planning a ski vacation to The Chalet at 11º East Obergurgl and want to take the opportunity to improve your ski skills, read on for our tips on how to make the most of your time on the mountain. Whether you’re a beginner, intermediate or expert skier, there is always room for improvement… Read more »

Getting fit quickly for ski holiday?

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  Going Skiing? Need to get fit quickly? There are no real fixes to get you fit in a week, but all the suggestions below will stand you in good stead! Good luck, and remember there is always the bar if  i t gets a bit too difficult. Alpine skiing is a sport that requires… Read more »

Obergurgl in the summer. Walking on skins,

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          Obergurgl is a fascinating resort in the summer, with long steep walks to enjoy. Fortunately there are various mountain huts along the way to provide a little refreshment, and many of them are only accessible during the summer months. One of our favourites is the cosy Langtalereckhütte, (2450m) which is… Read more »