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18th December 2017 | Posted by: James.Gambrill

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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...

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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

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

22nd January 2017 | Posted by: Rich Evans


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


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)

Les Angles
20th January 2017 | Posted by: Rich Evans


This is a guest blog by Amber W an intermediate skier. My first impressions of the Les Angles ski area were good, the snow was in great condition despite being artificial snow from cannons - there were very few icy patches. For a resort which was awaiting the beginning of this season's natural...

20th January 2017 | Posted by: Rich Evans


We're on a weeks adventure in The Pryenees and are on the road to Ax Les Thermes..... read the whole weeks report here.   PART 1 - AX 3 DOMAINES Then we start the descent into Ax Les Thermes – first impressions are that it is huge!  Expecting a small village,...

Ax 3 Domaines
20th January 2017 | Posted by: Rich Evans


A WEEK IN THE PRYENEES THE JOURNEY... I’d never been to the Pyrenees and yet I have skied since I was a child and been fortunate to ski most of the major Alpine resorts, I’ve skied in the US and Canada but never made it to the Pyrenees for some reason so when the opportunity came up I...

10th January 2017 | Posted by: Rich Evans

IT’S SNOWING!  Rich is in The Pyrenees

Rich is in The Pyrenees and it looks like winter has arrived!  The snow is there, conditions are great, the pistes are empty, what more do you want?

Rich Reports from Font Romeu in The Pyrenees

5th January 2017 | Posted by: Rich Evans


Rich reports from Morzine where there has been some fresh snow at last!  He has a chat with Dom from Skiology who was skiing in Avoriaz this morning. Skiology have some great flexible breaks available in Grands Sapin, their chalet in the middle of Morzine - click here to find out more...

Rich Reports from Morzine with Dom from Skiology