Mayrhofen-Hippach Stories

Everything your heart desires? The new Granatalm on the Action Mount Penken

Many people have fond memories of Vroni’s Skialm from several years ago. Still more remember… 

20.02.2017

Where can you eat the best Kaiserschmarrn?

Kaiserschmarrn: a traditional Austrian delicacy and an essential part of any ski holiday! But where… 

12.01.2017

My First Time – RISE&FALL

No, I certainly won’t be part of the starting field – anyone who knows me will be… 

10.12.2016

Mayrhofen Advent Angel – in production

Specially created for the Mayrhofen Advent at the Waldfestplatz, the Mayrhofen Advent Angel is a… 

05.12.2016

Christmas Biscuits: A Festive Ziller Valley Tradition

The Countdown to Christmas It’s fun for all children With the first advent weekend upon us… 

02.12.2016

St. Nicholas procession at the Waldfestplatz

“Lasst uns froh und munter sein, und uns in dem Herrn erfreu’n, lustig, lustig,… 

23.11.2016

Winter is here!

First snowfall It started on Sunday evening: the heavy autumn rain which had kept us inside all day… 

16.11.2016

7th Advent at the Forest Festival Area 2016

The holiday resort of Mayrhofen-Hippach is delighted to invite both our visitors and residents to… 

19.10.2016

Ziller Valley Schlegeis Ham – A real slice of the Ziller Valley

“Ziller Valley Schlegeis ham”– A real slice of the Ziller Valley. On my visit… 

10.09.2016

Perfect Picnic Spots for Families arround Mayrhofen

As far as I am concerned, a picnic is one of life’s greatest pleasures. Whether it’s… 

31.08.2016

Hard work rewarded: Zillertal Beer on the alm

Does a refreshment stop negate the physical benefits of a hike or bike tour? It’s springtime… 

31.08.2016

PRESENTING THE ZILLER VALLEY: THE STILLUP VALLEY

Often described as “wildly romantic” or “the valley of waterfalls”, the… 

31.08.2016

„TIROLER TRIS“ – ALL GOOD THINGS COME IN THREES!

My family and I make sure to eat at the Gasthaus Karlsteg in Ginzling at least twice a year. And it… 

29.08.2016

Hiking and Discovering Nature: The most picturesque mountain lakes

You don’t always have to travel far to enjoy a relaxing holiday in the great outdoors. Sometimes… 

09.08.2016

One click to happiness in Mayrhofen

Want to win something? Are you ready for a holiday? Do you fancy spending a few days in the… 

13.04.2016

Nature park school in Brandberg: The little school with a twist

4 different school years, 14 pupils – and all in one class! The Nature Park School in Brandberg… 

05.02.2016

Winter Wonderland: Mayrhofen’s Advent Market in the Forest Festival Area

The perfect Christmas scene Tall green pine trees sparkling with fresh snow, a thick carpet of… 

03.12.2015

The Autumnal Delights of Mayrhofen- Hippach

In the autumn months Mayrhofen really proves itself as a true year-round holiday destination. The… 

27.10.2015

FAMILY CYCLE PATHS IN THE ZILLER VALLEY: A GREAT DAY OUT

Tips for Cycling in the Ziller Valley It sometimes isn’t easy to find sport activities which… 

08.10.2015

ZILLERTALER GRANAT – PRALINE A LA MOZARTKUGEL

Sweet treats from Mayrhofen conquer the world Creamy, melt-in-the-mouth almond nougat combined with… 

07.10.2015

ZILLERTALER KRAPFEN

A special Tyrolean delicacy from the Ziller Valley Some of you may have enjoyed this culinary… 

07.10.2015

ERLEBNISBAD MAYRHOFEN – REGENERATION AFTER SPORT

I met up with Ingrid Fankhauser in the Erlebnisbad restaurant. Fun, Action and Relaxation in the… 

07.10.2015

Child´s Play: Ella´s top 5 playgrounds in and around Mayrhofen

1. Erlebnisbad Mayrhofen If there are 2 things that my daughter loves, they are swimming pools and… 

07.10.2015

A Celebration of tradition: Hollenzen Village Festival

Every year on the 2nd Sunday in September, Hollenzen, a usually quiet village on the outskirts of… 

07.10.2015

A cloudy day on the Ahorn in Mayrhofen

In winter we wish for snow, in summer we wish for sun! Thankfully, 2015 has been kind and provided… 

07.10.2015

The Top 5 Visitor Attractions in the Ziller Valley

From the ErlebnisSennerei Dairy to the Ziller Valley Nature Park In addition to skiing and hiking,… 

05.10.2015

Cattle Drive in the Zillertal: The cows are back in town!

An Autumn Tradition On the first Saturday in October, an age old tradition takes place in… 

25.09.2015

Zimmereben: Mayrhofen´s local mountain hut

A route for everyone No other mountain hut can be accessed on foot from Mayrhofen as quickly as… 

18.09.2015

Pfitscher Joch: From Austria to Italy on foot!

When hiking I really enjoy a route with a purpose, and what better purpose than to visit another… 

17.09.2015

Trekking with Llamas in Zillertal

With the summer holidays in full swing, we wanted to make the most of some of the great family… 

17.09.2015

Challenge “Via Ferrata” in Mayrhofen / Zillertal

“I don’t like heights” I don’t know what it is about heights, but there… 

17.09.2015