The Insider’s Guide to Tirol’s Best Ski Resorts

What are the go-to places to hit the slopes and which on-mountain eatery serves the best Kaiserschmarren? We offer a few locals’ tips to ensure your ski day at Tirol’s largest ski resorts is all-time.

by Michael in Recommendations

A Day In The Snow: Skiing in Alpbach

No one knows the iconic ski town of Alpbach better than the locals, so we asked Alpbach-native Christina to divulge a few secrets about her hometown and its “Ski Juwel Alpbachtal Wildschönau” Ski Resort to share with you.

10 min. Reading time
That’s oh so Sölden: The Gondola Terminals are architectural marvels, the perfect complement to the spectacular natural beauty of the surrounding Three-Thousanders.
by Michael in Recommendations

A Day In The Snow: Snowboarding in Sölden

On his snowboard, photographer and terrain park designer Rudi Wyhlidal shows us around the favourite spots of his adopted hometown Sölden. Here are his tips to give yourself that insider’s edge once you get here and start exploring this world famous destination for skiing.

7 min. Reading time
by Michael in Recommendations

A Day In The Snow: Skiing in Serfaus-Fiss-Ladis

Three village resorts, one lift-linked ski resort: No one knows Serfaus, Fiss and Ladis better than the locals, so we asked Serfaus-native Eva Patscheider to join us for a day. She knows the resort peak to pub to pillow and shares a few secrets about her hometown with us, from the ‘world’s best Kaiserschmarren’ to…

10 min. Reading time
by Michael in Recommendations

A Day In The Snow: Snowboarding in Mayrhofen

Thomas Eberharter aka “Beckna”, a ‘godfather’ of snowboarding and Mayrhofen resident, shows us around his favourite hometown spots. He reveals the local history of snowboarding and explains why Mayrhofen is to snowboarders and freeskiers what Kitzbühel is to downhill skiers. Beyond the ski resort, Thomas has some fine dining and lodging suggestions to share.

8 min. Reading time
by Michael in Recommendations

A Day In The Snow: Skiing St. Anton.

Heavy snowfall, stoked freeskiers and a place that shaped the history of modern skiing: Known worldwide as the ‘Birthplace of Alpine Skiing’, St. Anton, our destination of the week, packs some serious ski heritage. Our expert guide of the ski resort is Rosanna, 29, who grew up in St. Anton and knows the resort peak…

10 min. Reading time
by Michael in Recommendations

A Day In The Snow: Skiing Ischgl

Winter has arrived in Tirol and Ischgl Ski Resort has just opened for the new ski season. Last week snow fell on in Ischgl, dumping some 30 centimeters of new snow. We have been there for one day to find out what the ski resort has to offer.

5 min. Reading time
by Eckard in Recommendations

A Day In The Snow: Cross Country Skiing in Seefeld.

Make-up artist, hair stylist, photographer and Seefeld local Rainer Renauer took us to his favourite places to shop and to dine. And, as Seefeld is one of the best cross country skiing destinations in the world, he showed us around his favourite cross country ski tracks, too.

5 min. Reading time
by Eckard in Recommendations

A Day In The Snow: Kitzbühel

Think of Kitzbühel and you conjure up ski pioneers, cat-suited ski racers and designer and fur-clad celebrities. A legend in its own right, Kitzbühel is the playground of the Rich and Famous, set against a backdrop of jagged and rugged mountains. It is where majestic mountain scenery can mean anything from glorious peaks to beautiful…

7 min. Reading time
by Michael in Recommendations

Tips for Skiing in Innsbruck

Never heard of “Karrinne” and “Kofel”? Well, neither had I before moving to Innsbruck a few years ago. I have explored Innsbruck’s ski resorts for one day, so here’s everything you need to know about getting your ski fix in Tirol’s capital. Including a solid bet for a quick in-and-out powder mission.

9 min. Reading time


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