Hotel Alte Post
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... been spoiled by the powder of the Japanese slopes and (this season anyway) Austria just can't quite compare. As there was limited snow, only 3 lifts were in operation so every single person was on the same 3 runs, turning it into a steep, icy and crowded slope covered in moguls. Not idea when you're trying to find your feet on a board, but by the end of the first day I was comfortable enough. As the week progressed, more snow did fall ...
... point. I should go do something else for a while, and save continuing this Alpine adventure for another time. When I reach the beginning of the railway, I know it's time. I'm bringing this chapter my Alps Superhike to a close. I take a picture and board the train. Soon we are zipping down a serene mountain valley, past village after village... villages I hope to come back and explore on foot someday. But for now... I'm ...
... of towns under one government. I guess it's more efficient that way, but that means fewer parkbenching points for me. I'm walking downhill now. I barely notice when I crossed my 4th Alpine pass this time. This pass was still below the treeline, and surrounded by families out for a stroll, it didn't feel like a rugged conquest, as the crossing of Splugenpass from Italy to Switzerland did. Soon the valley flattens out a little and there's ...
Day 285 6 hrs, 16.6 kms The valley gradually narrows into a gorge, and I leave the grassy fields behind. Luckily there's a trail through the forest along the rushing turbulent river. It's a popular area for camping--there's a fun looking (but unfortunately locked) rope/cable bridge across the river and an "Indian Camp" a cluster of teepees I guess for young folks to have a Native American style camping experience (this is Austria, right?). And then ...
... research first before settling on the hostel, and wander around in the dark, using a map given to me by the tourism office in Prutz. Turns out the prices quoted on the map are a little different than the ones they give me at the door. Finally I figure the hostel is my best bet, so I head back across town to look for it. Turns out, I get my own cozy room, so it all ...