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Earning your turns – and your schnapps – in the ‘valley of the mountain huts’

KATY DARTFORD found that ‘skinning up’ had a whole new meaning when she visited SalzburgerLand in Austria

I’m sweating out what I’m sure is pure Austrian schnapps. But just a few more meters and I’ll be rewarded with views across Salzburgerland’s Grossarl Valley and – of course – lunch on the summit of the Filzmooshörndl at 2,189 meters, followed by a mouthwatering untracked descent. read more