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Apr
25

STILL PLENTY OF SKIING IN THE ALPS

Many resorts have closed after an epic winter, but there's huge quantities of snow at altitude with some still open. PlanetSKI is heading up again... UPDATED

FRESHTRACKS IN FLAINE: PART ONE

PlanetSKI's Chief Reporter ends her season by ski touring on her first Ski Club GB Freshtracks holiday. So, how did she get on? NEW


PLANETSKI TOURS INNSBRUCK: PART TWO

It's time to hang up the skis and put on the walking shoes. Our city and ski trip continues to hit the tourist sites of Innsbruck. NEW & UPDATED


CRYSTAL MOUNTAIN HONOURS ITS OLDEST SKIER

At the age of 107, Lou Batori was possibly the oldest skier on earth, whose life was commemorated at the weekend. NEW


FRESH AVALANCHE WARNINGS

Ski tourers are being urged to be cautious if they plan to head out touring to take advantage of the huge levels of snow still across much of the Alps.


THE FUTURE IS FUN

You may be packing away your skis for the summer but young snowsports fans are being urged to look to the future - the Futures Project, that is. NEW


SUMMER FUN IN THE AUSTRIAN TIROL

Think hiking instead of snow shoeing, biking instead of skiing or snowboarding and climbing up, instead of sliding down.


APRIL NEWS IN BRIEF

Mountain guides in plea bargain over death of British man in avalanche, rescuer who saved 100s is killed in avalanche + ABTA warns of holiday scams. NEW & UPDATED


APRIL SKIING SECRETS

Snow volleyball, a human snowboard, robots slalom contest, it's a boy, line dancing in Zermatt + Murphy skiing. NEW & UPDATED
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PLANETSKI GOES OFF PISTE IN INNSBRUCK...

It's time to hang up the skis and put on the walking shoes. Our city and ski trip hits the tourist sites of Innsbruck. Eventually. UPDATED

SEASONAIRES FRESH BREXIT WARNINGS

Worries are mounting that British seasonal workers in the Alps could become a thing of the past. An organisation formed to lobby the government is stepping up its campaign.

CITY AND SKI, PART ONE

We love cities & we love ski resorts. Where do they come together in perfect harmony? Innsbruck in the Tirol: PlanetSKI is in town.

CITY AND SKI, PART TWO

We love cities & we love ski resorts. Where do they come together in perfect harmony? Innsbruck in the Tirol. PlanetSKI is in town & on the slopes.

ST ANTON, SUMMER MOUNTAIN RESORT

St Anton closes for winter and skiing this weekend, 22nd April. When the snow melts and the temperature rises, where will you be?

TWO OF THE BEST

Tiny, talented and tipped for the top. PlanetSKI meets Mia Brookes and Kirsty Muir, the freestylers who have what it takes to be the best in the world.

SHERPAS IN VERBIER

Two Nepalese Sherpas with multiple Everest summits under their belts, visit Verbier to hone their skiing skills. NEW

UNPLUGGED IN ZERMATT

And so the PlanetSKI visit ends, 3 days of wonderful music and fabulous skiing in our favourite resort. Life really doesn't get much better.
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MOUNTAIN KIDS
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Crystal Ski childcare takes a fresh turn for next winter; introducing the Beanie Bear Club for kids NEW

GREAT RESORTS FOR NON-SKIERS
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Here's something different: Where is good to not ski - and a unique chalet you'll have to act on quick to bag for next season: NEW

DECATHLON SKI TESTS
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It's not just value ski gear that Decathlon is developing; it has skis & touring equipment for next season & we've been seeing what they're like.

ALPENGLOW
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An agency specialising in catered ski chalet holidays NEW

SKI, SPA & SUN IN AX
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In the rugged Pyrenees the French town of Ax-les-Thermes and the 3 Domaines ski area offer a charming alternative to the glitzier versions in the Alps.

A HIKER'S PARADISE
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Alpbachtal in the Tirol has gorge walks, black hikes and easy going trails to tempt any kind of walker this summer. NEW

Z CARD
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What is this card? Well, essentially a pocket-sized guide by Ski Total on how you can save bucks skiing next season.

HOW VERY BRITISH
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Les Arcs holds its second annual celebration of all things British and one of GB's most famous snowsports stars (and PlanetSKI) are invited along.

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