St. Anton

By Everett Potter For Americans who’ve been waiting to go back to Europe to ski, the winter of 2022 is shaping up to be the perfect time. The month of January has long been the sweet spot for such a vacation. The holidays and holiday crowds are gone, and it’s

  By Everett Potter Why on earth would anyone fly across the Atlantic in midwinter to ski in Europe when the Rockies await, closer than the Alps and covered with snow?   The simple reason is that a European ski trip offers the opportunity to ski where the sport was

Learning the ropes in St. Anton, Austria. Photo by Ed Wetschler. By Ed Wetschler "St. Anton is more sporty than Lech," a local told me. "Lech has charm, but we have more demanding ski terrain that attracts a younger crowd."     Good point, one that helps explain why St. Anton