Watch out for a tall British skiing ace training on the local slopes this winter! Dave Ryding, 6 feet tall in a helmet, liked his time here in Obergurgl-Hochgurgl so much last year that he’s coming back to train here again in the coming winter. “There are many reasons why Obergurgl is the ideal location… Read more »
Posts By: Chris
If you’re an avid skier, then you already know how important the proper ski attire is to both your performance and enjoyment on the mountain. Your ski jacket is quite possibly the most important piece of clothing you will buy as a skier, and the time and money you spend investing in finding the… Read more »
The season looks set to be a great one with even more snow forecast. The team at The Chalet, took advantage of the short transfers and easily available flights from Gatwick to nip over for a quick days skiiing!
More snow than you have ever seen, and it is only November! It’s set to snow and snow, which means great skiing for early birds coming to The Chalet at 11º East in December. We do still have Christmas week and New Year available, so feel free to enquire about our rates for either of… Read more »
Happy to let you all know that the first ski of the season has been had by the team at The Chalet, at 11º East (sorry to make you all jealous). Skiing opened unseasonably early at the beginning of September just ten minutes down the road from Obergurgl. Put a note in your diaries to… Read more »
After a light snowfall in Obergurgl, the weekend weather promises long sunny spells and an increase in temperature. It seems the recent cold front will have passed to allow for a weekend of spring-like conditions. Moving into next week, precipitation is expected by mid-week which could mean more snow! At the minute, all Obergurgl… Read more »
Jan 5th – More Heavy Snowfall in Obergurgl. More fresh snow has arrived and the 2017 ski season is now in full swing.
The adventures of Piglet. Piglet is a small friend of the Chalet, at 11* East, Obergurgl. He calls it a luxury ski chalet and knows it’s in a country called Austria and that people love the doorstep skiing there. For the winter he resides on the 3rd floor, in the bedroom on the… Read more »
When you’re staying at the Chalet at 11˚ East Obergurgl, the perfect day on the slopes ends with the après ski tradition. Imagine your last ride of the day has just completed, you’re tired but exhilarated from a wondrous day on the mountain and your thirst for a refreshing beverage leads you to one of… Read more »
Interesting review of Eddie The Eagle by Arnie Wilson of the Huffington Post. When the colourful Olympic ski jumper Michael “Eddie the Eagle” Edwards got the film distribution company behind the long-awaited movie of his lovable and brave – some would say foolhardy – exploits at the 1988 Canadian Winter Games Olympics, to organise an informal… Read more »