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Get inspired for your next holiday adventure and browse through the stories around Obergurgl-Hochgurgl. From Top-Quality-Skiing to high alpine hiking … here you‘ll find a variety of “Things to know” about the Diamond in the Alps.

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Ski & Snow Amazing lots of snow in Obergurgl-Hochgurgl
Waking up early and opening the curtains we saw the weatherman did not have made their best prediction of the season.
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Ski & Snow Tried & Tested: Night Skiing & Night Tobogganing in Obergurgl-Hochgurgl
Two are better than one: If you always wanted to hit the slopes at night time, the Diamond of the Alps offers two superb possibilities every ...
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Good to know Are you a real "Gurgl" Expert?
Test your knowledge and take part in our Quiz - Are you a true "Gurgl" Insider? Have fun!
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Ski & Snow A Brit among gate poles: Portrait of Dave Ryding
From English plastic slopes straight to the slalom podium: Dave “The Rocket“ Ryding is the perfect proof that not all ski stars are grown up in the mountains!
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Events TV Weathermen in Obergurgl-Hochgurgl
What is on the program of 35 female and male TV weather presenters from several European countries, who meet at the rear end of the Ötztal?
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Good to know The Core of Hohe Mut Mountain Gondola
Obergurgl's Hohe Mut Mountain Gondola is a true work animal featuring about 2000 operating hours per year - in summer and winter alike ...
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Good to know 106 Snow Guns, 9 Slope Grooming Machines, 2 Men
What happens in the ski area during the summer months? A quite interesting question! I set off for Hochgurgl to find out more ...
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Good to know Deeply rooted Primary Trees: Alpine Stone Pines
The Alpine stone pine is referred to as the "Queen" of trees beyond the timberline, and very often the only species that can survive at such altitudes ...

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Hiking & Climbing Ramolhaus - Awesome View of 3000-meter high Peaks
Looks like a fata morgana! Sometimes it seems only a stone's throw away, a minute later it is beyond reach. It's playing a trick on my mind ...
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Events Out of bed just in time to catch the first sunrays
"Here comes the sun": All those who have already witnessed a magnificent sunrise on top of a mountain peak will remember this unique experience for the rest of their live
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