Pear Schnapps, Apple Cider, Skiing And A Pinch Of Salt

skiing Hochkar Austria

#ski_mission at the Hochkar

After we had lots of fun at the ski area Lackenhof-Oetscher we drove 45 minutes to the Hochkar ski area at 1400 meters (4590 feet) and checked in at the JoSchi Sporthaus in the middle of the ski area.

Mostviertel Göstling an der Ybbs
Up to the Hochkar

New rooms with wooden floors, a big rain shower and a tasty dinner are awaiting us.

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Springlike Winterpleasure in the Mostviertel

Skigebiet Lackenhof Ötscher Mostviertel

#ski_mission (Im)possible in Austria?

The first delicate green on the meadows, the first spring flowers stretching towards us and + 17 degrees Celsius (62,6 degrees Fahrenheit) in the middle of March. 

Frühlingsboten Leberblümchen
Liverworts along the wayside 

That´s how the Mostviertel in the heart of Lower Austria welcomes us.

The GPS shows 1:30 min. until we reach the destination Lackenhof, but where is the snow? Thomas and I don´t believe it anymore to find some snow, let alone white ski slopes.

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