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Spectacular experiences in the Walser mountains, insider tips for trips with the family or current news from the valley - that's all in the blog to read. Browse and "leaf through" the Walser summit book of experiences and get inspiration for your next holiday in the valley!

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  • Scouting at the VAUDE ski touring camp | © Mountain World Oberstaufen | Photographer: Moritz Sonntag
    • 07/02/2017
    • Winter Activities
    • Gastautor

    Deep-Snow Dreams in January

    Good timing is everything. This definitely applies to the Vaude ski touring camp.
  • Max Hütte  | © Kleinwalsertal Tourismus eGen | Photographer: Hans Wiesenhofer
    • 12/12/2016
    • Culture
    • Carolin Schratt

    The Magic of the Raunächte

    The hardships of winter that were endured by previous generations must be woven into the DNA of certain people.
  • Herbst im Kleinwalsertal | © Kleinwalsertal Tourismus eGen
    • 16/10/2016
    • Summer Activities | Recuperation
    • Sarina Berchtold

    7 Things You Should Do During the Autumn in Kleinwalsertal

    We often mourn the ending of summer a little. The long days when we sat in our t-shirts on the mountainside and looked forward to a cool drink of shandy at one of the mountain huts.
  • Cows on the Alp | © Kleinwalsertal Tourismus eGen | Photographer: Frank Drechsel
    • 28/09/2016
    • Culture | Summer Activities
    • Carolin Schratt

    Bovine Beauty Contest

    Although the cattle award ceremony is by no means as glamorous as the Paris catwalks, it still has its own intrinsic qualities alongside the more superficial ones.
    • 19/08/2016
    • Summer Activities
    • Antje Pabst

    Behind the Scenes at the Kleinwalsertal/Oberstdorf Mountain Lifts

    Every local person in Kleinwalsertal has seen the familiar green signs on the sides of many buildings bearing the words in white Bergbahn inklusive (lifts included).
  • Hana | © Kleinwalsertal Tourismus eGen
    • 21/07/2016
    • Summer Activities
    • Carolin Schratt

    Trail Challenge for Beginners

    When Thorsten lay in his hospital bed with a fractured pelvis, he was certain of one thing: the only way is up! However, he would never have imagined that four years later he would compete in the Walser Trail Challenge which covers an altitude difference of 1,100 metres from the valley to the summit.
    • 20/07/2016
    • Culinary
    • Martin Schuster

    Recipes: Classic Dishes from Kleinwalsertal

    Enjoy Käsknöpfle (Chääschnööpfle) and other Walser classics also at home. Chefs from the Kleinwalsertal chat about their recipes.
  • Wanderwege im Kleinwalsertal | © Kleinwalsertal Tourismus eGen | Fotograf:  Antje Pabst
    • 10/07/2016
    • Summer Activities
    • Antje Pabst

    Where the Ibexes Roam

    I received an invitation quite a while ago. This invitation came from a local friend, hotelier, gourmet chef and fully trained hiking guide.
  • Wanderungen mit Kindern | © Kleinwalsertal Tourismus eGen
    • 27/06/2016
    • Summer Activities | Family
    • Carolin Schratt

    The Top Five Family Hikes: 5 Hikes To Do With Children

    Nappies, a change of clothes and snacks are all packed and off we go! There is not much preparation to do before embarking on any of the top five family hikes.
  • Gourmethost Walserstuba | © Kleinwalsertal Tourismus eGen | Photographer: Oliver Farys
    • 24/05/2016
    • Culinary | Summer Activities
    • Carolin Schratt

    Warm-Up Plan for the Walser Gourmet Food Festival

    The Walser Gourmet Days Food Festival takes place at the end of May/beginning of June each year. We recommend that all our visitors prepare themselves both physically and mentally for this with a special exercise plan that consists of three parts: