Trins and the three valleys: Cross-country ski-ing
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Hard to say. I think the last day when we completed quite a long continuous route with hardly any hiccups; it felt like we were putting it all together and actually becoming cross-countr…
my first cross-country ski trip
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Most of us started as absolute beginners and it was quite visible during the first day when we learned the basics on an very easy terrain. On the second day there was major improvement a…
trins x/c ski 7 to 14 February 2015
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? the skiing on the last day What did you think of your group leader? the best! Is there anything else you would like to add? As a regular client of Exodus x/c skiing holidays, and…
cross country skiing trins and 3 Valleys
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? not a useful question. What did you think of your group leader? Bob is an excellent leader. Extremely well organised. Keen for us to get the most out of our week by reviewing and bu…
a fantastic week!
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? I think everyone felt that they had had fun and made progress during the week, irrespective of whether they'd skiied before or not. What did you think of your group leader? Very…
Cross-country Skiing - Trins & the Three Valleys
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Being able to control my speed downhill! What did you think of your group leader? Easy going. Got on well with people. A very good tutor. Do you have any advice for potential tr…
A truely marvellous holiday
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Completing the whole 9 km trip back from the head of the valley all the way back to Trins without falling over! What did you think of your group leader? Bob was an outstanding leade…
Trins & the Three Valleys
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? See above. What did you think of your group leader? Our guide Bob was an excellent tour guide and ski instructor who coped admirably with the challenging and unseasonable snow condit…
CROSS-COUNTRY SKIING: TRINS & THE THREE VALLEYS
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Exploring the farther valley at Schmirntal in the sunshine surrounded by the snowy peaks. Getting some kilometres under my belt on the free day. The mix of people on the two holidays w…
CROSS-COUNTRY SKIING: TRINS & THE THREE VALLEYS
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Skiing the down sections in track, of the small circuit just below Maria Waldrast. The area has attractive scenery, and the descent was fast, but with a long comfortable run out. What…
CROSS-COUNTRY SKIING: TRINS & THE THREE VALLEYS
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? On the Thursday Bob arranged for a visit and talk from the Gschnitzal valley mountain rescue. This provided a fascinating insight into the sort of activities which take place around Trin…
CROSS-COUNTRY SKIING: TRINS & THE THREE VALLEYS
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Managing to stay in the tracks on a long downhill without using my poles as brakes! Taking in the sheer beauty of nature at Mariawaldrast,made even more special by the fabulous sunny we…
CROSS-COUNTRY SKIING: TRINS & THE THREE VALLEYS
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Skiing at the Maria Waldrast location was wonderful. The scenery was completely stunning. It was like being in a winter wonderland. Simply a magical place. What did you think of your …
CROSS-COUNTRY SKIING: TRINS & THE THREE VALLEYS
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Apart from the beautiful scenery, realising I was in control of my skiing.  We also had a lot of laughs in the evenings. What did you think of your group leader? Bob was well meaning…
CROSS-COUNTRY SKIING: TRINS & THE THREE VALLEYS
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Well, at my age of 73, I have to admit that I was pleased not to hold the group back (As I saw it!) and to enjoy some good skiing in fine scenery. I "skived off" one day to Innsbruck on …
CROSS-COUNTRY SKIING: TRINS & THE THREE VALLEYS
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? The trips to Maria Waldrast were the best from our point of view, with varied skiing terrain. What did you think of your group leader? Bob was a very good leader - organised, patien…
CROSS-COUNTRY SKIING: TRINS & THE THREE VALLEYS
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? The sun on the mountains. What did you think of your group leader? 1st one possibly would have preferred to have been on holiday, as planned. The 2nd one looked after the group with…
CROSS-COUNTRY SKIING: TRINS & THE THREE VALLEYS
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Getting to a sufficient skill level which transforms 'walking around with planks of wood on your feet' to passing as a x-country skier by learning to 'diagonally glide' - which makes liv…
CROSS-COUNTRY SKIING: TRINS & THE THREE VALLEYS
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Ski-ing in snow where no-one else had been; watching avalanches (from a safe distance!); ski-ing through the forest; playing/practicing in the snow; eating Kasierschmarrn with cranberrie…
CROSS-COUNTRY SKIING: TRINS & THE THREE VALLEYS
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Learning the basics of cross country in the hotel sauna. What did you think of your group leader? A great guy. Do you have any advice for potential travellers? Bring plenty of la…
CROSS-COUNTRY SKIING: TRINS & THE THREE VALLEYS
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? It was all inspirational but the last day at Maria Waldrast stands out. It felt like we were explorers braving the elements to conquer a mountain after which there was a long descent bac…
CROSS-COUNTRY SKIING: TRINS & THE THREE VALLEYS
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Making it to the same restaurant for lunch as the Grade 2s on the last day, and then getting back to base not that long after them on the way back. And all without falling over. What …
CROSS-COUNTRY SKIING: TRINS & THE THREE VALLEYS
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Snowploughing off the main track for the first time - under control! What did you think of your group leader? See above. Top rate on detail and attention to tour members. Clearly com…
CROSS-COUNTRY SKIING: TRINS & THE THREE VALLEYS
What did you think of your group leader? Bob was very patient. Do you have any advice for potential travellers? If you want to take your own skis then make sure they are suitable for the area. A couple of our group brought their wax sk…
CROSS-COUNTRY SKIING: TRINS & THE THREE VALLEYS
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? The day at Maria Waldrast was amazing. We were lucky that we had had snow earlier in the week and then had a beautiful sunny day for our trip there. The views were incredible. Learning …
CROSS-COUNTRY SKIING: TRINS & THE THREE VALLEYS
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? There were so many, every day had something, but for me personally day 5 doing a few full snow ploughs and and half snow ploughs, you had to be there to appreciate it! What did you th…
CROSS-COUNTRY SKIING: TRINS & THE THREE VALLEYS
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? The return after seven years to Trins, now as Grade two skiers, meant we were able to enjoy the full circuit on two days at Maria Waldrast. The diference here is that instead of looking …
CROSS-COUNTRY SKIING: TRINS & THE THREE VALLEYS
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Skiing on the Maria Waldrast plateau - the views were outstanding in all directions - we had two trips up there with different weather conditions and both were very beautiful.   The mona…
Fantastic time on my first cross-country skiing trip
What was the most inspirational moment of your trip? Visiting Mariawaldrast and skiing around the mountain. I loved this day as it brought together all the skills I learnt in the first couple of days and was a huge confidence boost in my a…