|Lech (Vorarlberg Austria)
The river through the village as well as the valley has also the same
name. The river Lech flows down through Reutte in Triol, Füssen and
in Germany into the Donau traveling to the Black See. Since Diana,
Princess of Wales, visited here for skiing, many skiers
form GB are visiting. Because you can ski everywhere except for
protected forest, and some
ungroomed ski routes are available, it is quite attractive for
Avalanche and other alpine risks have to be taken into account.
(Spitzingsee Germany) Mountain Ski
Auerspitz, the neighborhood of the Rodwand, has a wonderful north east
slope for moutain skiing.
It is easy to reach by a comfortable jeep road to the Rodwandhaus,
which is just in the next to Auerspitz.
This time I took the
route to Soin-Alm and then to Geitau via Klarer-Alm. This route has a
steep and narrow hiking route where you had better to put skin on your
skis. Or it is better to take a route via Soinsee to Geitau, or to
Ursprung valley via Sillberg-Alm.
(Scharling Tegernsee Germany) Mountain Ski
Scharling is located in the south of Tegernsee.
Hirschberg is one of the most popular mountain in the Tegernsee area.
Its massive body is recognizable from all over the area. Hirschberg is
one of the popular mountain also for light mountain skiing.
It was already 9:30. We would have start earlier.
Never mind. Let us enjoy only Sunshine today rather than skiing.
(Tirol Austria) Mountain Ski
Feldalphorn belongs to the Kitzbueheler Alps and
is located in about 12km south from Woergl.
In spite of its constant and gentle slope, it provides of an amazing
panorama view from the top.
This route has no difficult terrain and is suitable also for beginners.
|Davos (Graubuenden Switzerland)
A small village of ski resort and the world economy forum Davos is
located in the south east of Switzerland, Kanton Graubuenden. It is
surrounded by many skiing areas.
Davos is not a typical simple village but somehow sophisticated.
Of course everything is expensive.
(Tirol Austria) Mountain Ski
Hochplatte (1813m) in Achen valley is one of the beginner mountain for
It did now snow much still now and the terrain was enough hard to climb
(Aomori Japan) Mountain Ski
This is an exeption.
Hakkoda is one of the most popular mountain ski area at the north end
of the main island of Japan. Because of its unbelievable amount of snow
in winter, the old rest snow is still available even at the middle of
In such late season, skiing here is more comfortable by the long day
and higher temperature.
Ronda (Dolomite Italy)
Still one large area in Dolomite was open issue; Sella Ronda, a round
trip with ski around Sella group, one of the most famous ski area in
south Tirol Italy.
Even after the World War I, German is still spoken there. This may also
one reason, why so many German skiers are visiting there.
Kitzbuehel is one of the famous ski resort in Tirol, known with its
world cup downhill racing.
It is not so far from Munich, so it is also possible to go there in a
[Christrum] (Tirol Austria)
That was a first day when I could use new currency EUR, the second of
The first thing to pay for was the ski pass!
Achenkirch is one of the nearest Austrian Ski area from Munich.
Hintertux is a village located at the end of
Tuxer valley, jointing to Zillertal (Ziller valley) from west.
On the south west side of the village, a large glacier area can always
be seen; Tuxer glacier, where you can enjoy summer skiing.
It takes about 2.5 hours from Munich to reach the village.
Stubai glacier is also not far from Munich.
For the people in Innsbruck it is almost a short drive.
For a good start of the season, Keiko (my ski coach) took me to a ski
training in early November.
The nearest ski area from Munich is Brauneck, also called by a name
of the village Lenggries.
Once it snows much in winter, Brauneck becomes also an interesting ski
Train, bus and lift combi-ticket from Munich is also available.