Skyspace Lech - 4 Things to Know Before Visiting
Tannegg, Gemeinde Lech, 6764 Lech, Austria
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About Skyspace Lech
The Skyspace Lech is a walk-in art installation by James Turrell. THis is an enclosed space which is open to the sky through a large hole in the ceiling or dome. It usually is large enough for about 15 people. It was created by light artist James Turrell blends discreetly into the high-alpine landscape of the Arlberg mountains in western Austria
Attractions Near Skyspace Lech
The Karhorn is a 2416 m above sea level. A. high mountain in the Lechquellen Mountains . It is the main summit of the Karhorn group named after him. It is located southwest of Warth between the Auenfelder Horn in the northwest and the Warther Horn in the northeast. The Karhorn can be climbed from the Auenfelder Sattel on a marked trail over the Südsporn with alpine difficulty UIAA I
A picturesque lake located within the "Lechtaler" Alps in Vorarlberg. With a surface of ~ 5 ha it is a smaller lake in the province. The water possesses excellent drinking water quality and gives a protected living space to fishes and rare plants. The lake can only be reached on foot; estimated walking time 45 minutes.
A majestic ski area situated in the Arlberg massif in the Austrian states of Vorarlberg and Tyrol. The area consists of two parts, namely: Arlberg East and Arlberg West. The ski area has a rich lift system consisting of a variety of aerial and surface lifts including 15 cable cars. The Ski Arlberg ski resort has been the venue for numerous World Cup ski races in the past.
A majestic mountain pass in the Austrian Alps in the Bundesland of Vorarlberg. It connects Warth in the Lech Valley to the east with the valley of the Bregenzer Ach near Schoppernau to the west. It is traversed by the Bregenzerwaldstraße. It connects the Allgäu Alps to the headwaters of the Lech.
The Braunarlspitze is the highest peak in the northern half of the Lechquellen Mountains and is therefore particularly noticeable from the Bregenzerwald . It is the culmination point of a ridge several kilometers long from the Butzensattel in the east to the west. The Mellau mountain guide Mathias Wüstner made the first ascent in 1877 over the north ridge.
A natural high mountain lake above the Zürs district, which belongs to the municipality of Lech .Its water is led through a tunnel under the Obere Wildgrubenspitze to the Spullersee. The area around Lake Zürs is particularly well-known for its ski area, in which several cable cars lead to and from Lake Zürs. There are also numerous hiking trails to the lake outside of the winter season.
Where is Skyspace Lech
Discover More Attractions in Vorarlberg, Where Skyspace Lech Is Located
Vorarlberg is the westernmost federal state of Austria, sharing borders with the countries of Germany, Liechtenstein, and Switzerland and the Austrian federal-state of Tyrol. Vorarlberg also enjoys a small window on Lake Constance via the city of Bregenz. It is the richest and most well-to-do province of Austria outside Vienna. For its size, it offers a lot of diverse landscapes including everything Tyrol has to offer with the exception of a large city.