California could not have had a better start to the year. Resorts have received anything from an impressive 142 cm to an unbelievable 213 cm in a matter of days.
California’s resorts have seen one storm roll through, depositing over two metres of snow in places, and are currently enjoying a couple of days of bluebird conditions before the next storm. A third storm is forecast for . . . → Read More: California Ski Safari resorts have seen best snow fall in years
Specialist ski company VIP SKI is opening its new super-stylish Hotel Theodul for winter 2016/2017 and is VIP SKI’s first foray into Lech in Austria. The Hotel Theodul, the third hotel to join the portfolio oozes classic Austrian charm with a twist of contemporary comfort to make it a home away from home for families to compliment the long standing hotel which was built in 1968. . . . → Read More: VIP Ski to open new Hotel Theodul for winter 2016/2017 in Lech Austria
For anyone planning a ski trip this winter, the Austrian Tirol should feature top of the destination list: there are brand new flight routes into Innsbruck making it even quicker and easier to reach the mountains; brand new lifts and improved infrastructure expanding ski areas and, new initiatives and tour operator offerings.
New British Airways winter flight route from London Heathrow to Innsbruck
From 4 December 2016, . . . → Read More: What’s new in the Austrian Tirol for the 2016-17 ski season
The sun may be shining, but it’s never too early to think about the winter, especially when there are skiing savings to be had.
From December, relax and unwind in Supertravel Ski’s Chalet Montana, a luxurious retreat in Courchevel 1850. Make the most of the indulgent creature comforts, including ski-in ski-out, a games room, a wellness suite, a home cinema and entertainment system, 4×4 chauffeur service to . . . → Read More: Supertravel Ski partners with The Boot Lab to offer free ski boots for skiers
Some of Ski Safari’s most inspiring resorts and aspirational holidays are best enjoyed in March and April. Enrich the overall holiday experience by selecting a single resort or a Ski Safari that takes you to several resorts, bringing together all the positives of late season skiing. Embrace longer daylight hours, where the lifts stay open later, enjoy the deep snow base and statistically sound late season . . . → Read More: Ski Safari’s 5 best holidays for late season skiing
Ski 4 Cancer challenge people to ski the height of Mount Everest in a day
Ski 4 Cancer is a UK based charity that will, this winter, in association with Austrian ski resort of Saalbach-Hinterglemm-Leogang and Neilson,be holding a set of challenges covering weeks during 2014.
Teams as well as individual ski enthusiasts will be faced with the daunting but thrilling task of skiing the equivalent of . . . → Read More: Ski 4 Cancer challenge people to ski the height of Mount Everest in a day
When it comes to winter fun in Italy, Livigno is often seen to have a head start on its competition and this year, with an unexpected and abundant fall of snow at the start of October, it has really got off to a flyer.
It should be no surprise to anyone why Livigno is so popular. Its location in the Alps is . . . → Read More: The snow season starts sooner than ever in lovely Livigno
This season is set to be better than ever in the Jungfrau Region
There are some highly impressive, not to mention imposing, mountains in the Jungfrau Region; Mönch, the Eiger and the Jungfrau itself. This all combines to create a very attractive area to experience some thrilling downhill action and the wide range of runs ensures that skiers have a huge range of skiing options open . . . → Read More: This season is set to be better than ever in the Jungfrau Region
Many families adore being able to take their holidays as a unit, but so often ski resorts are not very child-friendly and the entire experience can be affected for the whole family as a result.
For those who wish to take family skiing holidays in France, there is an alternative since holiday companies have realised that if they include facilities for both children and adults they will . . . → Read More: Skiing for all
Whether you’re a beginner or an advanced snowboarder, Verbier Switzerland, with its gentle slopes and extreme terrains is the best resort to freestyle, get air and show off your snowboarding skills.
You will be snowboarding high in the Swiss Alps on excellent snow runs that spread across four valleys with 94 lifts and well over 400km of piste, surrounded by spectacular scenery.
Verbier is literally snowboarders’ heaven. . . . → Read More: Verbier’s Slopes – Every Snowboarders’ Dream