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8th February 2018 | Posted by: Rich Evans

Snow Report - 7th February 2018 from Mark at Huski

Rich met up with Mark from www.Hu.ski in the sunny snowy Alps and here he updates us on the snow conditions in the resorts they cover. 

Huski Snow Report - 7th February 2018

18th December 2017 | Posted by: Rich Evans

COURCHEVEL’S NEW IDENTITY

NEW IDENTITY FOR COURCHEVEL Starting this winter, a new logo will unfold on the station of Courchevel. The goal? Improve our visibility by sharing a new logo that is simpler and easier to use for everyone involved in the station. In recent years, Courchevel no longer had a logo but...

18th December 2017 | Posted by: James.Gambrill

Independent Ski and Snowboard Hire

Altitude's ski rental partner Skimium are one of the largest ski providers in Europe. But despite their size and market leading prices, they maintain a personal touch. And by booking with the code ALTIT17 you can save a massive 60%! The stores that are affiliated to skimium.com are...

Reserve your skis online !

11th December 2017 | Posted by: Rich Evans

Where Did I Park My Car?

Weather report by Mark Fielding of Huski, Bourg Saint Maurice. I arrived in Bourg two weeks ago to tales of a disastrous early season last year. Calamitous accounts of “grass” and “walking” instead of skiing, such was the lack of snow.  Rest assured this year will not...

Great snow in La Tania
7th December 2017 | Posted by: Rich Evans

Great Snow in La Tania

This is an update from Snow Retreat who have chalets in La Tania and report great early snow! Skiing conditions in La Tania are excellent at the moment. There is plenty of snow and the snow cannons have been blasting massive piles too. Plenty of snow on the off piste too currently and we're...

8th November 2017 | Posted by: Rich Evans

SNOW IN THE THREE VALLEYS!

GUEST BLOG FROM ANDREA AT SNOW RETREAT   Snow Retreat are based in La Tania - part of the Three Valleys ski area. Why ski the Three Valleys early season?? A mix of high altitude, tree lined and north facing pistes coupled with 2383 snow cannons covering over 50% of the ski area means...

14th March 2017 | Posted by: Rich Evans

WHAT A POWDER DAY THAT WAS!

Wow that was some powder day!  It started with a load of snow the day before.  So much so it actually brought some trees down which cut some power cables and a lot of the lifts couldn't open. It meant we were stuck in Les Carroz and couldnt get out! Fortunately there is a lot of fun...

The day the lifts all shut & we had to ski the powder! 7th March 2017

26th February 2017 | Posted by: Rich Evans

It snowed! We skied & boarded.  It was fun!

What a day!  Don't let anyone tell you you can't have good days in a bad season!  A week into February and it snowed a lot - we thought it would be rude not to get out and enjoy it! 

Not Everyone Can Be As Cool As Us - 8th February

15th February 2017 | Posted by: Rich Evans

Just a Short Walk to Some Amazing Snow!

If you know where to go you can get some amazing runs with limited hiking.  Rich went with a couple of freinds to ski the Arbaron in Le Grand Massif - you need to be very careful if you are skiing off piste and take great care, be well prepared and kitted up with the right equipment.  If...

Blue Monday - Powder Day in Le Grand Massif January 2017.

7th February 2017 | Posted by: Rich Evans

Remember Blue Monday in January?  We went and played in the powder instead!

Remember Blue Monday back in January when we were meant to be depressed and down and well life was all too much? We did as fortunately it snowed so we went out and had fun instead! 

An Arbaron Adventure - February 2017