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Feb
23

SNOW CONDITIONS IN THE MOUNTAINS

Our weekly snow report is out. The sun and & mild conditions have been great news for half -term skiers, but fresh snow is now needed. NEW

IN PRAISE OF SKI PATROLLERS

They are the unsung heroes as they make the slopes safe for the rest of us & come to our aid if injured. Five have died this winter in the Alps. NEW


WATCHING THE FREERIDE WORLD

If there is a better spectator's snowsports sporting event we can't think of one. Well, not today anyway. The Freeride World Tour is an absolute treat. NEW


TRAVEL IN EUROPE AFTER BREXIT

Our latest guide looks at travel after 29th March for UK passport holders. No comment, just facts based on current information. NEW


EUROPEAN GAY SKI WEEK 2019

The world's roaming LBGT winter sports festival calls for greater awareness of the homophobia faced by travellers.


AVOIDING THE HALF-TERM HORDES

The slopes are packed but there is an alternative. We've been skiing some little-known resorts in the Tirol. Five in total. UPDATED


PLANETSKI'S FEBRUARY DEALS CLUB

It's high season, but we're here to bring you low prices for skiing this month. What's your Spring plan? ROLLING


FEBRUARY NEWS IN BRIEF

Vail Resorts expands in Australia, Gwyneth Paltrow countersues in ski crash dispute + 440 evacuated in Les Arcs. ROLLING


FEBRUARY SKIING SECRETS

Snow in Las Vegas, cracking snow eggs, the Snooggee Board, dog rocket, London marathon in snowboard gear + staying focussed. ROLLING
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TWO MORE RESORTS JOIN NORWAY SKI GROUP

They are Kvitfjell and Hafjell and they've just joined Norway Home of Skiing. PlanetSKI is about to visit both.

FLAKES ARE STACKING IN NORTH AMERICA

Canada's been cold and dry, while Colorado breaks from the storms and thick & fast snow. Tahoe has been doing best, but what's next? UPDATED

FANCY A FREE LIFT PASS?

Mountain Heaven has chalet space available in La Plagne & has 10 lift passes to give away for the first 10 bookers: NEW

WHICH WINTER MUSIC FESTIVALS FOR YOU?

Here's the handiest app we've ever come across, designed to help you choose between all the fab European mountain music festivals.

DO YOU LIKE YOUR SKI FACTS & FIGURES?

If so read on as the UK's largest ski operator, CrystalSKI, does some number crunching. NEW

DAY 4 OF MY SKI SAFARI

Katie Bamber finishes her Ski Safari in Chatel, having skied from Les Gets through Morzine & Avoriaz in Les Portes du Soleil.

DRIVING IN THE EU AFTER BREXIT

Driving in the Alps or Pyrenees after 29th March 2019? What's changing? Here's our latest Brexit guide.

EHIC AFTER BREXIT?

The EHIC is used widely by skiers and snowboarders, but what may happen after March 29th?
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HUSKI HELPS WITH HALF TERM

Half term can be tiring for parents. Here's how to make it a little easier for those self-catering in the French Alps.

WHY YOU SHOULD SKI IN MARCH

Here are 5 reasons why March is the month to get in your turns, considering the weather, cost and company. NEW

SKI HOLIDAY PACKING TRICKS

Tricks not tips - the experts at Iglu Ski have blogged on the best space savers for winter holiday packing, here are a few: NEW

DEALS GONE WILD

Skiing doesn't have to be expensive. Here are some self-catering deals this Easter with Pierre & Vacances that'll make a difference: NEW

TEMPTED BY THE TIROL?

The ski area in the Austrian Alps has had a bumper winter of snow. The Tirol tells us why this season is the time to visit.

THE NEW WAY TO BOOK YOUR SKI TEACHER

Maison Sport: a name & business to know, but what is it? The future for ski instructors & finding yours.

DESTINATION SKI - HOLIDAYS BY SKIERS

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

PERFORMANCE CLINIC OPENED BY WARREN SMITH IN HARLEY STREET

After an off-snow assessment, programmes are designed to enhance performance for skiers of all levels: intermediates to advanced. NEW

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