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AUSTRIA SKI RESORTS RE-OPEN

After some heavy snow a few resorts fired up their lifts at the weekend as summer was put on hold. Good news or bad news? UPDATED

WHERE TO SKI IN SUMMER

Don't despair. It doesn't have to be over. There are plenty of places to ski this summer for all budgets.


ANOTHER SKI SEASON BECKONS

Winter 2019 is just about to kick off in the Southern Hemisphere. Snow cannons are on & lift passes on sale. NEW


WINTER MEETS SPRING

It's been a crazy snowy May in the Alps. But as our photo gallery shows spring is trying to force winter out.


EVEREST CLIMBING RECORDS TUMBLE

A Brit breaks his own record & a Sherpa guide reaches the summit for the 23rd time. However there have been injuries & death. UPDATED


THE E-BIKE EXPERIENCE

It's mainstream in the mountains, with huge numbers of people using its extra powder. PlanetSKI gets back in the e-saddle.


PLANETSKI'S SKI DEALS: WINTER 19/20

Our buds organising holidays are looking ahead to next winter & have early booking discounts to get us thinking ahead too: UPDATED


MAY NEWS IN BRIEF

EasyJet losses mount, skiing continues in USA, Lindsey Vonn to tell all + 300 Yaks killed by snow. ROLLING...


MAY SKIING SECRETS

Olympic ski medallist defeats former OZ PM, Jackson tram opens for summer + world's first electric piste basher unveiled. ROLLING...
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HAPPY NORWAY DAY!

Last Friday, May 17th, was Constitution Day in Norway. So, what has Norway ever done for skiing? Er, rather a lot.

SNOW MORE STIGMA

A top GB snowboarder commited suicide. Now attention is being to being paid to the pressures as a national campaign is launched.

VERBIER E-BIKE FESTIVAL

It's claiming to be the world's biggest 100% e-bike event and even beginners can take part. So why not?

FOOD, WINE & TOURS IN VALLE D'AOSTA

Wine, food and biking in the Aosta Valley. Here's a run through of events covering 3 summer essentials.

NZ RESORTS PREPARE FOR WINTER

With the ski season in the northern hemisphere all but over our thoughts at PlanetSKI are turning south.

BIG PLANS FOR SCOTTISH DRY SLOPE

Almost £14 million is to be invested to turn Midlothian Snowsports Centre near Edinburgh into an all-year multi-activity location.

EURO SKI PASS GOES ON SALE

Almost 100 ski areas are part of Snowpass, the first European-wide season lift pass introduced for next winter. It's on sale now.

LOOK AFTER YOUR SKI KIT THIS SUMMER

Winter's just about done so here's another chance to read our advice to ensure your kit is in tip-top condition come next winter.
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CULINARY HIKES

Mountain hikes for foodies; Because no good hike in the Tirol is complete without a stop at one of the region's traditional huts.

THE ALPS, NOT JUST FOR WINTER

And it's almost time to start looking ahead to summer. Check out this new company with chalets in the mountains for summer fun.

VIP SKI DOES SUMMER

The mountains and Alps aren't just for skiing and winter breaks. VIP SKI knows this and offers its luxury chalets through summer, too.

CANADA: THE PLACE TO SKI IN 2020

4 big tour operator and agent friends of ours have big discounts for booking Canada ski holidays now for next winter.

INGHAMS LOOKS AHEAD

Launching into next year's ski season already, Inghams tells PlanetSKI what's news for next winter after guest feedback.

WHY ASPEN?

Five reasons to get booking your trip to Aspen Snowmass for 2019/20, plus a look to PlanetSKI's experience of the four mountains.

CRYSTALSKI'S TIPS FOR CANADA

Early bookings to ski in the Canadian Rockies have opened. It's a bucket list destination combining sightseeing and skiing.

SKIWEEKENDER'S HOME BASE

For skiing in La Clusaz and Le Grand Bornand. It's the perfect spot for a ski weekend & the company's pioneering property: NEW

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