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World ski & snow report

15 March 2013

This Week’s Headlines Snow returns to the Pyrenees Snow back in the Alps North America continues its late surge Austria Our snow report kicks off with great news; snow is back in the Austrian Alps and the accumulations are getting bigger. Obertauern, where The Beatles filmed their ski scenes in the movie ‘Help’ nearly 50 […]

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Ski the height of Everest for charity – Ski 4 Cancer UK

15 March 2013

You all love skiing. Learning to ski is arguably one of the best ideas you ever had. So, the idea of skiing your boots off all day and all for a good cause, must sound like an even better idea. What’s not to like? If you’re going to be in the 3 Valleys between 16 […]

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World ski & snow report

28 February 2013

This week’s headlines Soldeu and Arabba fight it out for highest fresh snowfall Fernie takes title for Canada’s deepest snow Colorado slopes finally looking healthy Austria Austria has definitely been the snowiest part of the Alps over the past week and many resorts have seen between 15-30cm of fresh snow in the past 72 hours. […]

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World ski & snow report

22 February 2013

This Week’s Headlines Niseko, Japan is the snowiest resort in world. Colorado snowiest in US, at last. Nearly 6m (20ft) of snow in the Pyrenees, the world’s deepest snowbase. Engelberg hits 5m base depth – first in the Alps. Austria The snow is starting to fall again in Austria after a fairly dry week which […]

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Tour operators disappointed with French court decision to ban ski hosting

20 February 2013

On Monday, the French court in Albertville banned British tour operators from guiding customers around the slopes (what we call social skiing). This is disappointing for us and our customers, given that social skiing is all about enhancing our customers’ enjoyment on the slopes. This ruling is the result of an incident which happened last […]

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