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18th December 2017 | Posted by: James.Gambrill

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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

6th March 2017 | Posted by: Rich Evans

SPRINGING INTO WINTER!

Well 2016-17 has been a difficult season definitely not the best but winter arrived on 1st March with a load of snow so we went and played in it!  We're feeling good! 

Springing into Winter - powder & tree skiing in Le Grand Massif on 1st March

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

4th February 2017 | Posted by: Rich Evans

WINTER IS HERE!

Winter seems to have arrived at last!  Rich is in the Alps and can report that snow is falling and the wind is blowing!  Check out all the latest deals and availabiltiy by cleicking here.

Rich Reports from a very wintery Alps on 4th February.

22nd January 2017 | Posted by: Rich Evans

LES ANGLES - THE SKIING [VIDEO]

Les Angles as a ski resort is suitable for all levels of skiers. Greg from the ESF explains why and how easy it is to progress in this resort from a beginner up to intermediate skier and what advanced skiers can expect.

Les Angles - The Skiing

22nd January 2017 | Posted by: Rich Evans

FONT ROMEU - PERFECT FOR FAMILIES [VIDEO]

Font Romeu is ideal for families and beginners  – there very few steep slopes here so there is no danger of finding yourself on a difficult run with people (big or small) who can’t ski it. The ESF offer a fantastic area for children from just 2 and a half years old – offering...

Font Romeu in The Pyrenees is perfect for family ski holidays.

22nd January 2017 | Posted by: Rich Evans

AX 3 DOMAINES - THE SKI AREA [VIDEO]

Stefane an ESF instructor guided us around all of the areas of Ax 3 Domains and in this video he explains a bit more about the ski area and about the three different domains that make up the whole ski area.

Ax 3 Domaines in The Pyrenees - The 3 Domaines (areas)