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Mar
24

MIXED WEATHER ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS

It has been warm this week but some fresh snow is on its way. Check out all the details in the PlanetSKI snow report. NEW

6 YEAR OLD GIRL DIES IN SWISS SKI CRASH

She was in collision with a 16-year old in the resort of Les Mosses. An investigation is underway. NEW


SWISS MOUNTAIN GUIDE FACES JAIL AFTER FATAL AVALANCHE

4 people he was guiding died in the avalanche in Austria earlier this month. The authorites are seeing if he will faces charges of homicide through negligence. NEW


NORTH AMERICA SNOW ROUND-UP

With the season soon drawing to a close, PlanetSKI looks back at the snow that has fallen in America and Canada during Winter 16/17 NEW


MARCH IN MONTGENEVRE

It's the oldest ski resort in France, has more sun than most and an abundance of snow. Yet Montgenèvre is often overlooked in favour of the bigger, more fashionable ski areas. PlanetSKI visits for some spring skiing. NEW


KIDS SNOWSPORTS PROGRAMME

National Schools Snowsport Week is coming up at the end of April and will offer school children the chance to ski and snowboard from £1 NEW


NEW INVESTMENT FOR FRENCH PYRENEES

Luz and Cauterets are set to link up with further improvements at Barèges and La Mongie. NEW


NEWS IN BRIEF...

Drivers heading to France must apply for Crit'Air anti-pollution stickers or face on the spot fines, Ski companies support Comic Relief, Everest climbers to wear GPS device to prevent fake summit claims, driverless bus trial to start in Zug and uphill skiing extended at Aspen, USA. NEW & UPDATED


SKI VIDEOS OF THE DAY...

There are some insane snowsports videos on the internet and we want to share some of the best on this rolling Vlog. NEW

PlanetSKI Videos



Les Périades hut - a great view!

Phantom Lifts: Following a Mythical Gondola from June to Mammoth

We Ride - The Story Of Snowboarding

80 Year old guy on the longest skis in the world





FAMILY EASTER SKIING
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Think sunny days, long lunches, late spring snow that's been great in recent years, and the last opportunity of the season to ski. Where? Les Menuires NEW

WHERE TO SUMMER SKI
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The Austrian Tirol has three top picks for the summer where snowsports enthusiasts can get their fix. NEW

WHERE'S YOUR FOCUS?
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The director of Snoworks Ski Courses, Phil Smith, speaks about the importance of focus and the practice of concentrating when skiing off piste in order to improve. NEW

MOUNTAIN OF FREEDOM
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The Swiss resort of Engelberg with its 'Big 5' ski routes mean that there is certainly no lack of challenge for the keen and extreme freeriders out there. NEW

THE RESORTS OF THE AOSTA VALLEY
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Italy's mountains are underrated, or underskied, anyhow. Here's a look at one of its main ski areas and the resorts' main draws. NEW

SKI FOR FREE THIS SPRING
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Spring skiing in Italy... a perfect break, right? Here are some deals and offers to make a trip to the Aosta Valley even more appealing. NEW

TIME TO BOOK WINTER 17/18 SKI BREAKS
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It's time to think ahead, well ahead, to next season's ski trip. Inghams has released its brochure for Winter 17/18 with plenty of early bird savings.

SPRING SKIING IN THE TIROL
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Austria's Tirol has around 80 resorts to choose from, warm weather, quiet slopes and discounted prices in spring. Here's its top 5 resorts for 2017. NEW

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