Support our mission

Unless otherwise noted, prices include transportation and lodging based on double occupancy; singles pay extra. Equipment rental and lift tickets usually are extra. Send updates to travel@estripes.osd.mil.

SKI CLUBSGermanyBAVARIAN SKI CLUB

Area: Grafenwöhr, Vilseck and Hohenfels

Web: www.bavarianskiclub.com

Trips: Feb. 3-5, Kitzbühel, Austria; Feb. 17-20, St. Anton, Austria; March 23-25, Obertauern, Austria; April 20-22, Stubai Glacier, Austria; April 27-30, Ischgl, Austria, including Top of the Mountain Concert. Prices to be announced.

HEIDELBERG INTERNATIONAL SKI CLUB

Area: Heidelberg and Mannheim/Baden-Württemburg, Germany

Web: www.heidelbergski.com

TRIPS: Feb. 3-5, Krippenstein, Austria, 180 euros; Feb. 17-20, Zell am See, Austria, 300 euros; Feb. 17-20, Bad Gastein, Austria, 325 euros; Feb. 10-12, Rinnen Brewery and skiing, 120 euros; March 9-11, Lauterbrunnen, Switzerland, 220 euros.

KAISERSLAUTERN-WEST PFALZ SKI CLUB

Area: Kaiserslautern/Ramstein

Tel.: 06374-801529

Web: www.kwpskiclub.com

Trips: Feb. 3-6, Portes du Soleil, France, 282 euros, Feb. 17-20, Wörgl, Austria, 268 euros; March 4-10, St. Veit, Austria, Siegi’s Ski School II (U-drive), 463 euros adults 424 euros ages 12-15, 389 euros ages 6-11.

PATCH SKI CLUB

Area: Stuttgart

Web: www.patchskiclub.com

Trips: Jan. 27-29, Kitzbühel, Austria, 310 euros; Feb. 3-5, mystery trip, 230 euros; Feb. 17-20, St. Moritz, Switzerland, 395 euros; March 2-4, Portes du Soleil, Switzerland, 290 euros; March 16-18, Flims-Laax, Switzerland, 280 euros; April 8-14, St. Veit, Siegi’s Ski School, 450 euros; April 27-30, Ischgl, Austria; 295 euros. Prices include half-board.

SITZMARKERS SKI & BOARD CLUB

Area: Sitzmarkers is a club for grades 7-12 in the Stuttgart military community.

Web: www.sitzmarkers.org

Trips: Feb. 17-20, Montafon, Austria, 240-280 euros. Cost of trip depends on participant’s age. Prices include half-board and lift tickets. Trips are chaperoned.

TANNENBAUM SKI & SOCIAL CLUB

Area: Ramstein, Baumholder and Spangdahlem

Web: www.tannenbaumskiclub.com

Trips: Feb. 3-5, Zell am See, 245 euros; Feb. 17-20, Portes du Soleil, Switzerland, 330 euros; Feb. 17-20, Montafon-Schruns, Austria, 270 euros; Feb. 17-20, Laax-Flims, Switzerland, 340 euros; March 9-11, Verbier, Switzerland, 195 euros; March 23-25, Andermatt, Switzerland, 250 euros; April 27-May 1, Ischgl, Austria, 280 euros.

OUTDOOR RECREATIONGermanyANSBACH OUTDOOR RECREATION: Feb. 4, Oberjoch, Germany, $45, $59 with rentals; Feb. 11, Tannheimer Tal, Austria, $45, $59 with rentals; Feb. 17-20, Lauterbrunnen, Switzerland, heli ski/snowboard, $575 with heli or $225 without flights; Feb. 25, Seefeld, Austria, $45, $59 with rentals; March 10, Steinplatte, Austria, $45, $59 with rentals; March 16-19, Dolomites, Italy, $349; March 24, Ifen/Kleinwalsertal, Austria, $45, $59 with rentals; April 6-9, Ski Amade, Switzerland, $349; April 14, Zugspitze, Germany, $45, $59 with rentals. Call DSN 467-3225.

BAMBERG OUTDOOR RECREATION: Jan. 28 and Feb. 11, Lermoos, Austria, $75; Feb. 4 and March 3, learn to ski or snowboard, Ochsenkopf, $80; Feb. 17-20, Kitzbühel, Austria, $355; March 16-19, Stubai, Austria, $350. Visit Building 7116 or call 0951-300-9376 or 7955.

KAISERSLAUTERN OUTDOOR RECREATION: Feb. 8 and 22, March 7 and 21, indoor ski and snowboard lessons, Amneville, France, $79; Feb. 3-5, Moleson/Gruyeres, Switzerland, $329; Feb. 11, March 3 and 31, airboarding in Lengreis, Germany, $149; Feb. 17-20, Chamonix, France, $369; Feb. 17-20, Garmisch, $369; Feb. 17-20 and March 16-19, Interlaken, Switzerland, from $259; Feb. 24-26, Engelberg, Switzerland, $329; March 9-11, Interlaken and Ski X race, $239; March 16-19, Verbier, Switzerland, $389; March 30-April 1, Interlaken with Bryan Adams concert, $259; April 13-15, Garmisch and Spring in the Park, cost TBA; April 27-30, Ischgl and Top of the Mountain Concert, cost TBA. Ski Express trips are offered Saturdays; destination is determined by snow conditions. Family trips to Feldberg, Germany, Feb. 19 and March 18. Ski and snowboard lessons are offered on most express trips ($25 for group lessons). Visit Pulaski Barracks, Building 2905 or call DSN 493-4117 or CIV 0631-3406-4117.

SCHWEINFURT OUTDOOR RECREATION: Feb. 4, 11 and 25, night skiing at the Wasserkuppe, $35 includes rental equipment, $20 without rental; Feb. 17-20, Dolomites, Italy, $349; March 17-18, Garmisch, $159. Call 09721-96-8080.

SPANGDAHLEM OUTDOOR RECREATION: Jan. 28, ski/board day trip, Vogesen, France, $109. Call DSN 452-7170 or CIV 06565-61-7170.

STUTTGART OUTDOOR RECREATION: Jan. 28 and March 3, Zurs, Austria, $70; Jan. 30-Feb. 2, Interlaken, Switzerland, $475; Feb. 4 and March 31, Serfaus, Austria, $70; Feb. 11, Damuels, Austria, $70; Feb. 17-20, Kronplatz, Italy, $550; Feb. 25, Lichtenstein, $70; March 10, Flims, Switzerland, $70; March 24, Ischgl, Austria, $70; April 7, St. Anton, Austria, $70. Call DSN 431-2774 or CIV 0703-115-2774.

WIESBADEN OUTDOOR RECREATION: Jan. 28-29 and March 16-18, Engelberg, Switzerland, $239 adults, $179 children; Feb. 3-5, Stubaital, Austria, $289 adults, $189 children; Feb. 11 and Feb. 18, family ski at Feldberg, Germany; $89 adults, $59 children; Feb. 16-20, Saas-Fee Almagell, Switzerland, $429 adults, $359 children; Feb. 25-26, Feldberg, Germany, $179 adults, $129 children; March 2-4, Ischgl, Austria, $289 adults, $179 children; March 9-12, Bad Hofgastein, Austria, $269 adults, $229 children; March 23-25, Interlaken, Switzerland, $249 adults, $189 children; March 30-April 1, Kaprun, Austria, $269 adults, $229 children. Includes some meals and equipment. Visit Building 1043, Wiesbaden Army Airfield, or call DSN 337-5760 or CIV 0611-705-5760.

ItalyAVIANO OUTDOOR RECREATION: Jan. 28 and March 31, Dolomites, $80; Feb. 17-20, St. Veit, Austria, $390; Feb. 25, Kronplatz, Italy, $80; March 3, Nassfeld, Austria, $75; March 16-18, Bad Kleinkirchheim, Austria, $320. Overnight trips include meals, lift tickets and discount on rentals. Visit Building 1479 or call DSN 632-8623 or CIV 0434-30-8623.

VICENZA OUTDOOR RECREATION: Jan. 28 and March 10, San Martino, Italy, $30; Feb. 4, Obereggen, Austria, $30; Feb. 11 and March 24, mystery ski and snowboard trip, $35; Feb. 18, Vicenza Ski and Snowboard Competition at Folgaria, $25; Feb. 25, Alta Badia, $30; March 3, Brixen, $30; March 16-18, Dolomites, $350; March 31, Arabba, Italy, $35. Visit Building 249 or call DSN 634-7453 or CIV 0444-717453.

SpainROTA OUTDOOR RECREATION: Jan. 27-29, Feb. 17-19, March 2-4 and March 16-18, Sierra Nevada, Granada. Prices are from $200 to $280. Call DSN 727-3101 or 956-823-101.


Stripes in 7



around the web


Sign Up for Daily Headlines

Sign-up to receive a daily email of today’s top military news stories from Stars and Stripes and top news outlets from around the world.

Sign up