3 *** Residence Kurz im Schnalstal - Südtirol

Migration of the sheep – September 2011

26. August 2011 | Residence Kurz      

The return of some 4,000 sheep from their summer pastures in Austria

11th September
The flocks begin their journey home over the Hochjoch to Kurzras where about 2,000 sheep usually arrive between 3p.m. an 4p.m. Traditional Shepherds’Festival follows.
17th September
Up to 2,000 sheep cross the Niederjoch to arrive at Vernagt between 12a.m. and 1p.m. Traditional Shepherds’Festival follows.