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US SKI RESORTS PREPARE FOR SOLAR ECLIPSE

PlanetSKI is at the centre of the eclipse belt in the ski resort of Sun Valley in Idaho for the blackout today, 21st August. UPDATED

GB SKIER OUT OF COMA

GB aerials skier, Lloyd Wallace, is to be moved out of intensive care. He suffered a severe head injury in a crash in Switzerland last week. UPDATED


THE BRITS 2018

The British Snowboard & Freeski Championships will be back in Laax next Spring and you can book your place now. NEW


SKI CLUB GB SEEKS NEW CEO

Following the unexpected death of Frank McCusker The Club is searching for a new chief executive. The person will have a full inbox. NEW


BUY A BIT OF A SKI MOUNTAIN

Sales have opened for fans of the oldest resort in Western Canada to buy up a piece of their favourite resort, Red Mountain.


SUMMER FAMILY FUN IN THE ALPS

So, what exactly is there to do for a skiing family more used to the Alps in winter? Rather alot it turns out according to these pictures. NEW


AUGUST NEWS IN BRIEF

Hard Rock Cafe for Davos, Marcel Hirscher injured in training, lucky avalanche escape at Mt Hutt + Snowmass cannabis shops? NEW & UPDATED


AUGUST SKIING SECRETS

Bare on Monte Bianco, timelapse wildfire footage, Mark McMorris on snow again + Taekwondo fighter turns to X-country skiing. NEW & UPDATED


VIDEOS OF THE DAY.....

There are some insane mountain & extreme action videos on the internet & we want to share some of the best on this rolling Vlog. NEW & UPDATED
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TROMSO SKYRACE 2017

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Sage Cattabriga-Alosa in Nelson, BC

Speed Mountain Running: 5 x 4000m peaks in 7.45hrs

Summer in the Mountains


US WILDFIRES

This year the blazes are double the average. As wildfires are fought in the USA mountains, will it be bad news for the upcoming solar eclipse? NEW

AVALANCHE WARNINGS ACROSS NZ

Back to avalanche warnings after intense 24hrs snowfall in New Zealand. Resorts closed & many mountain areas high risk. UPDATED

POOR SNOW ENDS ITALIAN GLACIER SKIING

Summer skiing at the Stelvio Pass glacier ends as the European heatwave takes its toll. It follows poor winter snowfall.

ON YER (OLD) BIKE!

Cycling is bigger than ever in the mountains these days but an event with a difference is taking place in Gstaad later this month.

ROAD TRIPPIN'

For your spirit of adventure: Driving around the mountains... What better landscape for a road trip than the Pyrenees?

WE'RE IN CANADA & THIS TIME IT'S SUMMER! PART 2

We've done many a winter road trip in Canada hitting the ski resorts ... now it's the turn of summer. UPDATED

BIKING BOOMS IN THE ALPS

As another UK ski operator is set to offer summer cycling we look at its growth. And its potential role as boost for mountain tourism.

WHERE TO SKI IN SUMMER

There's no need to pack it all in for summer with options for skiing and snowboarding to suit every budget. Get the lowdown.
Winter in the Mountains


NEW SKI RESORTS

There's a host of them being planned across the world but it'll be a while before you can try them.

SAVE THE SEASONAL WORKER

Is there a future for the British seasonaire after Brexit? Many think not. A nationwide survey is under way. UPDATED

EMTS IS BACK

Dates have been announced for the 2nd European Mountain Travel Summit. But what's the event all about? NEW

A GUIDE TO THE SLOPES

'Your Guide to the Mountain' Winter 2017/18 edition has just launched! It's time for some winter holiday inspiration from Crystal Ski.

MAKE TOURING TRACKS THIS WINTER

Take your skiing beyond resort boundaries with a Ski Club of GB Mountain Tracks skills course for first-time ski tourers. NEW

FREERIDE WORLD TOUR 2018

Riders for next year's competition are named with 42 skiers and snowboarders over four categories.

AVOIDING INJURY

'Prepare your body for our great sport': Recovering from injury or looking to better equip your body for skiing? BASS has some answers. NEW

VT NEWS FLASH

Less than 4 months to wait until the French ski season kicks off in Val Thorens; Take a quick look at what's fresh for Winter17/18.

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