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Jan
18

OUR WEEKLY SNOW REPORT IS OUT!

Snow depths in Austria are exceptional. More snow is needed in the southern Alps. Expect a big temperature drop next week. NEW

CLEAR UP + POWDER SKIING UNDERWAY

The storm has passed with a huge clear up operation underway. There is 'high' risk of avalanche & more accidents have happened. UPDATED


ST ANTON SKI AREAS: SUBMERGED IN SNOW

The resort was cut off this week. PlanetSKI battled through to get in on the first bus in. Our efforts were rewarded, but when is it safe to ski off piste? UPDATED


RYDING 2ND IN INVITATIONAL NIGHT SLALOM

GB's Dave Ryding added a race to his busy schedule and made the podium in a one-off slalom in Crans-Montana on Wednesday night. UPDATED


WORK OUT WHAT YOU WORK OFF

Here's your winter calorie counter as Crystal Ski Holidays finds the best ways to burn the calories when out in the mountains. NEW


THE PLANETSKI DEALS CLUB: JANUARY SALES

Has all the fresh snow made you want to find the best ski deals out there? PlanetSKI's Katie Bamber has been searching... ROLLING


FAMILY SKI COMPANY REVEALS MONEY SAVING DEALS FOR NEXT WINTER

Family skiing is expensive and is getting more so. But there are ways to save. Read on... NEW


JANUARY NEWS IN BRIEF

Free wifi on transatlantic ski flights, plans for Hillend, injured skiers back in training + fall in Austrian mountain injuries & deaths. ROLLING...


JANUARY SKIING SECRETS

PlanetSKI heads to Innsbruck, The Bamber snow measurement, PlanetSKI makes the papers, fancy a ride in a piste basher? ROLLING...
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PLANETSKI POUNDS THE POWDER

The sun comes out just after we report from one of the snowiest places in the Alps: Ski Amade in Salzburgerland, Austria. UPDATED

SCHOOLGIRLS 60TH ANNIVERSARY SKI RACES

More than 150 racers will be on the slopes of Flaine at the end of the month for the annual British Schoolgirls Races. NEW

POSTCARD FROM SERRE CHE

Do people send postcards anymore? Well, we do & this one comes from Serre Chevalier in the southern French Alps.

THE SKI CHALET 2019

The traditional ski chalet holiday is on its last legs. Or is it? PlanetSKI spends a week in a chalet in France.

THE FUTURE OF LIFT PASSES?

An experiment is extended in Serre Chevalier as lift passes go on to a mobile. There are concerns about battery duration.

LIFTS OF DELIGHT

Our correspondent Alf Alderson is a Les Arcs ‘ambassador'. Here's what's going down at the Ambassador's Residence this week.NEW

TOO MUCH SNOW?

The multiple storms in Austria are the biggest in recent memory. Fabulous to see all the snow, but it comes with its problems.

WHAT A RESCUE!

A helicopter pilot showed extraordinary flying skills during a rescue in the French Alps. The rescue was captured on video.
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COLORADO - WHAT'S NEW FOR 2019

It has some of the best ski resorts in North America. This season there are new lifts, new areas and a host of improvements.

INSTAGRAM-ABLE SKI DESTINATIONS

We're sorry for the title, but you kinda want a look, don't you? Here are some of the most beautiful, snowy destinations in the USA.

THE GOOD FIGHT

One of our favourite kinds - between skiers and snowboarders. Which is easier to learn and to improve on? Crystal explores.

THE GOOD VILLAGE LIFE

Wellness, gastronomy and new winter sports (as well as the old) in the ski village of Les Carroz.

MOUNTAIN HEAVEN HEADS TO IRAN

The unusual ski destination is on the agenda again for the UK chalet company, Mountain Heaven. Why not try something different?

2 LITTLE CHALETS, 2 HUGE SKI AREAS

In all the ski areas in all the world, we've picked just two residences found in two reasonably local resorts to us in the Alps.

DESTINATION SKI - HOLIDAYS BY SKIERS

Destination Ski - a ski travel agency that promises to get your the best prices and best options on your winter break.

INSURANCE KNOWLEDGE FOR DIY SKIERS

Many more people are travelling independently & by-passing the tour operators. But don't forget to get insured.

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