I visited Hintertux last year, during my little “glacier tour”, but back then the weather was truly winterish.
This year it was different, because the weather was good, and there was still a lot of snow and so skiing was unbelievable.
Continue reading “Hintertux again and how I cheated on skiing.”
Skiing in July? Why not? After last year’s adventure in Zermatt this year, I decided to check what Austrian glaciers have to offer in summer.
Continue reading “July threesome with Austrian glaciers”
And so it snowed…
After snowless season’s kick off I have revisited Hintertux Glacier on November 1st and this time there was some proper skiing.
After heavy snowfall in the last days of October the conditions were very good, however I still remember beginning of November 2016, when the temperature dropped down to -16C, the slopes were open down to the Sommerbergalm station at 2100m and the entire Tuxertal valley were covered with snow.
Continue reading “Lost & found at Hintertux”
And so it happened…
After long waiting and lack of snow I kicked the season off on Hintertux.
The drought in Europe is clearly visible also in the Alps. While North America is getting a ridiculous amount of snow, in Europe there was hardly any snowfall…
I thought that after what I saw on August 26th…
Continue reading “Season’s on!”
June 1st is the International Children’s Day (at least in some countries).
This year I decided to celebrate it with my inner child and I took it to the Hintertux Glacier.
Continue reading “Celebrating International Children’s Day”