St. Jakob in Defereggental Valley will host the 7th Austrian Ski Touring Festival in January 2020 with movies, lectures and guided tours led by experienced mountain guides.
The festival celebrates backcountry skiing in East Tirol and officially kicks off the 2019/2020 ski touring season in St. Jakob. For four days, the Austrian Ski Touring Festival will again showcase local legends as they share their unique skiing experiences over the years. Experienced mountain guides will lead guided tours for several ability levels on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Moreover, experts will teach an introduction to avalanche safety and awareness.