Ski resorts in Austria
Austria is proud of its main naturalattraction - the Alps - no less than the other ski of the European powers. The local mountains have no equal in beauty, greatness and opportunities for winter recreation. And the fact that it is in the Austrian Alps is full of glaciers, can significantly extend the ski season for lovers of skiing and snowboarding. The climate in the Alpine region gives athletes luxurious snowy winters that last for a long time and allow you to practice your favorite sport. The main resorts in the country waltzes spread in two regions - Tyrol and Salzburg.
On the territory of the Tyrol is scattered about 600 verticesshot up into the sky for more than three kilometers. Tourist structure was formed in the region for decades, and today in the area of Tyrol meet athletes 119 ski centers. For snowboarders there are provided 32 specialized areas, and five glaciers in the territory allow to get on board all year round. More than thirty regions of Tyrol made snowpark with obstacles of varying difficulty. In the area there are ski and snowboard school. They are located in Innsbruck, Igls, Axamer Lizum and Shubayskogo glacier valley.
Seefeld in Tirol
Seefeld resort is part of the prestigious Club BEST OFTHE ALPS and has a high-class hotels. The resort is attractive proximity to Innsbruck and Munich and the ability to use the ski pass in the neighboring regions. In these places, the competition took place two Winter Olympics. Trails resort perfectly prepared and suited for simple and comfortable ride, and the Russian-speaking instructors will help even a novice to cling on the board.
For fans of snowboarding in Seefeld, there are two hundred-meter snowpark and half-pipe.
The distance from the resort to the airport in Innsbruck -24 km to Vienna - 500 km. After a day of skiing Seefeld offers a sauna, cheat fortune in casinos, off to a fashionable disco beat or tennis your instructor.
Kitzbühel in Tyrol
Boarders This resort is considered one of the best inworld. Famous track world championships in slalom and the "Garden of Eden" for dosochnikov town created an excellent reputation among athletes. The season here starts with the onset of the first of the calendar winter and lasts until March, and get to the airport Innsbruck can be here, breaking only 100 km.
The resort boasts 52 trails, whichstretching more than 160 km. Every year, during the second half of January takes Kitzbuehel World Cup, which attracts famous athletes and their fans. In the region there are 10 schools, one of which runs the world champion E. Hinterzeer.
SNOWBOARD Arena Snowpark is open for KitzbuhelHorn, there are two half-pipe, one of which - a natural! The longest snowboard slopes in the resort - Rengelstein Sud. It is a descent of medium difficulty, length of 6.8 km and a height difference of 1055 meters. The most difficult descent looks Schwarzkogel under N 31. Experienced snowboarders should pay attention to the route of the N Egglift B9, freeride with N B4, boardercross at Brunellenlift with N B5. Hone technique can be on a bunch of tracks B9 and B7, behind which begins halfpipe.
In this region there are several glaciers,the most famous of which - Kitzsteinhorn. Salzburg area is represented by the resort Kaprun, whose glacier and flawless, comfortable sunny ski area suitable for athletes of all levels. Here, guests are greeted Saalbach and Leogang, where skating is not very repetitive, and the snow - the most good. A well-known since the last century except Gasteinertal ski slopes offers thermal springs, which are nice to restore the strength of the athlete.
Zell am See in Salzburg
This settlement, together with Kaprun upEuropean sports region. Here you can easily find a wide variety in levels of difficulty slopes, the ice, thanks to the glacier, probably almost all year round. It is on the Kaprun glacier Kitzsteinhorn at an altitude of 2900 meters is located Mellow fun park for snowboarding fans. Half-pipe is opened on the road from the Alpine center in Langviboden, and on the mountain Maiskogel can fly with the wind in Maysipark fan park. Mount Schmittenhöhe offers eponymous fan park.
Saalbach and Hinterglemm in Salzburg
Two Austrian village, surrounded by complex andnot very slopes are 5 stars for version ADAC. Length of trails for dosochnikov is 12 km away. In Saalbach have a decent half-pipe, a wide track - in Leogang. Mogulny trails can be found next to the highway and Poltenlift N 85. At the height of open Unterschwarzach lit fun park is 950 meters long and the ski jump, which are available from 9.00 to 21.30 daily. To teach the basics of snowboarding in the region are more than 200 instructors in nine schools.
The evening program of rest at the resort include tobogganing, swimming in the indoor pool, wine mulled wine in the many bars and discos to dance the night King disco and Kuhstall.