Austria Glacier Resorts Prepare to Open
The glacier resorts in the Tirol are always amoung the first in the Alps to open, though some resorts like Zermatt/Cervinia and Hintertux have been offering summer skiing over the past few months.
Saas-Fee in Switzerland and others, including Tignes in France, open over a limited period during the summer.
Stubai is set to open on September 25th and is often busier in the autumn than it is in the winter.
For us at PlanetSKI it marks the beginning on the European ski season.
Check out what it normally looks like from one of our recent Autumn visits to the Tirol for our first turns of the winter:
The season starts
Autumn in the Austria Alps
However, little is normal at the moment.
The resort has published its full covid-19 rules and regulations after extensive work and preparations over the summer.
We post them in full as many other resorts across the Alps will look similar this winter as they follow the instructions.... Continue Reading at Planet Ski