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Silvretta

(sĭlvrĕt`ə, Ger. zĭlvrĕt`ä), mountain group of the Alps, in E Switzerland and SW Austria. Its highest peak, Piz Linard (11,185 ft/3,409 m) is in Switzerland; Piz Buin (10,869 ft/3,313 m) is the highest of the group in Austria. Extensive glaciers cover the slopes. The region is popular with summer and winter tourists.
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Paznaun valley below the snow-sure slopes of the western Tyrol's Silvretta Mountains.
And that is Ischgl's reputation: a party town dominated by Germans, nestled nearly 1,400 metres up the Paznaun Valley below the snow-sure slopes of the western Tyrol's Silvretta Mountains.
On the coach from Innsbruck airport the Ski Total rep sold us our ski lift passes (around [euro]200 for adults for six days) for the Silvretta region above Ischgl - and didn't laugh at me for not having a clue what I was asking or paying for.
The restaurant is a few minutes from the mountain stations for the Silvretta and Fimbabahn cable cars and since wine stopped play after lunch their close proximity was a blessing.
James Blunt will blast off Ischgl's winter season with an open–air concert against the stunning backdrop of the Tyrolean resort's Silvretta Mountains.
That might be the case with some resorts but in Ischgl - an Austrian village in the Paznaun region of the Tirol in the Silvretta mountains - the party goes on right to the end.
Texture segmentation as a first step towards archaeological object detection in high resolution satellite images of the Silvretta Alps, in W.
Covering over 600 miles (1000 km), many famous alpine highlights will be seen while riding in near silence: the Stelvio, Timmelsjoch, the Silvretta High Alpine Road, Reschensee, Hahntennjoch, Kuhtai, Gavia Pass, Dolomites and the Mendel Pass.
Obervermuntwerk II is to make use of the head between two reservoirs - the Silvretta (altitude of around 2000m) and the Vermunt (around 300m lower).
If you fancy having a day away from the runs, there's a huge choice of shops and cafes to help pass the time, while the Silvretta Centre & Tennis Centre offers an adventure pool decorated with rocks, water jets and a large wooden-beam ceiling, tennis halls, jazz cafe, bowling alleys and sauna for you to enjoy.
That does not happen overnight and you build them so by the end of our training camp in Silvretta we had a number of ideas and concepts with what we were doing which led onto other things.
Eons have crosshatched the Silvretta Alps, Pure porphyry.