A group of mountain bikers in the Austrian Alps

Archives for January 2013

Why not try the ‘Tour de Mur’ cycle ride?

A group of mountain bikers in the Austrian Alps

It’s a three-day fun ride, following the River Mur through some of Austria’s most beautiful countryside and is open to riders of all experience levels.

Eat in the Green Hat Organic Restaurant

A spread of food and drink in one of St Martin Chalets

The Hotel Schlickwirt is part of Austria’s ‘Grüne Haube’ movement (literally “Green Chef’s Hat”) believing nutrition is at the heart of a person’s wellbeing

Fanningberg Ski Area

If you come to Lungau you’ll probably find it difficult to ski all five of the ski areas here. We have guests who return here year after year and they still haven’t made it up to Fanningberg! But they (and you) really should give it a try.

Obertauern Ski Area

Obertauern is without doubt the best-known ski resort in the Lungau region. A purpose-built skiing and snowboarding destination, it is our largest single ski area, boasting 100km of runs. Although not quite as high as Speiereck, Obertauern’s runs all sit within a giant natural basin, meaning that you are always skiing back down towards the […]

Aineck Ski Area

Aineck is the mountain that gives St Martin Chalets its lovely views – nearly all of our chalets look out on its northern slopes – but it’s also an important part of our ski area. You can ski from Katschberg (the furthest West of the Lungau ski slopes) right over the top of Aineck and […]