Hohe Tauern


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Ho·he Tau·ern

 (hō′ə tou′ərn)
A range of the eastern Alps in southern Austria near the Italian border. Grossglockner, 3,798 m (12,461 ft), is the highest peak.
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The town is a stone's-throw from the Hohe Tauern National Park and the magnificent Grossglockner mountain region and, aside from its excellent walking, activities include evening lake cruises and weekly festivals.
The second prize was won by Jorge Nelson Alves for his photograph of the Laurisilva (Laurel Forest) in Portugal's island of Madeira, while a photograph of the Alpine ibex in Nationalpark Hohe Tauern in Austria took third place.
Contract award: Production / layout, printing and mailing the magazine National Park Hohe Tauern.
All of which is highly comforting after arriving in the ski resort of Rauris and on a balmy March day to find the "golden valley" looking more prepared for a summer of hiking in the Hohe Tauern National Park than winter pursuits.
The deal is divided into three lots, including cleaning of the educational council of the district, the district surveyor's office in Lienz and the office of the national park Hohe Tauern.
The forbidding Kitzsteinhorn glacier looms over this bustling ski haven set in the middle of the glorious Hohe Tauern National Park.
It lies in a former goldminers' valley in the Hohe Tauern National Park between Bad Gastein and Zell am See in some of the highest and therefore most snow- sure mountains in the country.
Other classic alpine excursions within reach are the two mountain reservoirs in the shadow of the Kitzsteinhorn, trips along the Grossglockner Hochalpen-strasse, which crosses the Hohe Tauern Mountains to the south, and the magnificent Krimml waterfalls to the west.
AUSTRIA: Depart Glasgow on August 24 and spend seven nights full-board with free wine at the three-star Crystal Active Hohe Tauern in Kaprun for pounds 308 per person.
Contract award: Water monitoring Hohe Tauern National Park.
Gruner Baum is a secret hideaway for parents-to-be, nestled in a picturesque valley in the Hohe Tauern national park.
Gruner Baum a secret hideaway for parents-to-be, nestled in a picturesque valley in the Hohe Tauern national park.