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[nüüs] - News from Kleinwalsertal
The Nüüs contains stories from Kleinwalsertal, the most beautiful cul-de-sac in the world - who we are, how we live, what we do. Cohesion, a lot of passion and an eye for details make it possible that we and our guests feel at home. Read here why Kleinwalsertal is special then come and see for yourself!
Summer Nüüs 2019 - Best of
THE BIG IMRPOVISATOR
Original instead of conventional - that's Mathias' Matl 'Fritz' motto. He is not only an alpine farmer, hunter and operates two huts. Matl opened the only private ski school in Austria and will soon be serving delicious coffee in Hirschegg. Matl's wife Sabine pulls in on everything as he follows his instinct for new life projects and puts his passions into action rather than writing down business plans.
LIFE IS A PONYHOF! AND THE GSCHTRÜBBELHOF STILL MUCH MORE.
A "confusion" of humans and animals, that is what "Gschtrüübel" stands for in the Walser dialect. And that is what Isabella and Matthias Büttner have created with their newly opened nature-adventure farm: a place where everyone can participate in the farm life and all live in harmony with nature. Cows, goats, minipigs, ponies, ... whatever you have to do in the barn, you can join in or just watch. To marvel and have fun, while learning a mindful and respectful handling of animals, that's the goal...
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WINTER NÜÜS 2018/2019 - BEST OF
FROM MACHINES TO MEDITATION
Find what makes you happy and take a chance when you get one - and this is what the 26-year-old Madgelana Mohr did, as her destiny leads her from being an office clerk to live her passion - a life on the alp. For many it's hard to have and live one dream job - Magdalena has two and this in a regular rhythm. In winter, Magdalena works as a machinist at the cable cars of the Heuberg Arena, in summer, on the other hand, it drives her to the Mittelalp into the alpine life in Kleinwalsertal. "Milking is like meditation to me," Magdalena says and we can see the hapiness in her eyes. A story of passion, stoic cows and sunsets ...
A 235 hectare hunting ground is a responsible task for Catharina Zwerger - At any rate, the cook, cowherd, policewoman and huntress do not lack versatility in her life. Cathi wants to change the image of the 'evil hunters' - because watching, counting and caring for the game and the forest is much more what the hunters are concerned about. Some animals must be hunted to ensure the circle of nature. Since the natural enemies of the game have been eliminated and the retreat areas are getting smaller and smaller, often young trees and their fresh shoots serve as feed substitutes for the game. Catharina's duty has more than one purpose and requires and deserves much respect.