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NORTHERLY NEW LIFT IN EUROPE SET TO OPEN

It will open next month in the Norwegian resort of Narvik deep inside the arctic circle. PlanetSKI plans to be in the first gondola.


GRANDVALIRA SKI AREA IN ANDORRA SAVED

The two sides of the Grandvalira have agreed to stay together. It seems common sense and financial imperative have won the day.


VERBIER SEEMS TO HAVE IT ALL

From sports competitions to festivals, Michelin stars to yoga for athletes, the resort has a lot on the agenda this season.


CAIRNGORM SNOWFACTORY SETS TO WORK

The trial of the Snowfactory at CairnGorm has begun. Staff at the resort are now undergoing training on how to use it. NEW


ANDORRA SHOOTS ITSELF IN THE FOOT

The Grandvalira area has had its busiest January ever. Most resorts would build on that but instead the area is tearing itself apart. Literally. PlanetSKI reports.


RIGHT ROUND THE CLOCK

Les Menuires launches a new event to celebrate the opening of the season - The Les Menuires 24 Hours.


WORLD'S HIGHEST 3S LIFT OPENS IN ZERMATT

A new attraction for the Swiss ski resort of Zermatt that will speed up lift journey times for skiers and snowboarders has been officially opened.


CAP ON MONT BLANC CLIMBERS NEXT SUMMER

Only 214 people per day will be allowed on the mountain next summer following over-crowding and safety fears. PlanetSKI reports.


WHAT NOW AFTER HUGE CHAMONIX LIFT FIRE?

Investigations & clearing up are underway after fire destroyed the cable car lifts to the Grands Montets. PlanetSKI reports with updated information.


BUDGET SKI HOSTEL FOR THE FRENCH ALPS

A hostel offering low-cost accommodation will open in Les2Alpes this winter. Is this the way ahead?


SNOW CLOUDS VISIT NZ & OZ

The snow is coming down in New Zealand & Oz that's bringing in the crowds, but avalanche risk is high. V. close call at Mt Ruapehu: UPDATED


LOOKING AHEAD

Val Thorens shares what's new with us for the fast approaching season (oh it will!); Here's looking at Winter 18/19.




WHAT NOW AFTER HUGE CHAMONIX LIFT FIRE?

BUDGET SKI HOSTEL FOR THE FRENCH ALPS

SNOW CLOUDS VISIT NZ & OZ

LOOKING AHEAD

NEW SKI SLOPES FOR THE TATRAS

007 CENTRE OPENS IN SOELDEN

ANDORRA TRIES TO REASSURE

WOODSY IN WHISTLER







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