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IT'S ALL ABOUT TIMING

Ski Famille releases its brochure for Winter 17/18 - and right on time as we're all just about ready to climb into the freezer.


BA ADDS NEW SKI FLIGHTS

British Airways will run two new ski routes next winter from Heathrow to Grenoble and Turin, and increase other ski services. NEW


NEW LIFTS THIS WINTER



Nevis Range turns green

The Scottish ski area is installing a hydro-electric scheme this summer to power the lifts, the café and its offices.


BIGGEST LIFT PASS IN THE WORLD

It covers 2,750km of pistes, 900 ski lifts and 25 resorts across some of the finest skiing and snowboarding in the Alps.


EPIC PASS EXPANDS IN EUROPE

The multi-resort pass offered by the US operator, Vail Resorts, is now available for use in more resorts in Europe next winter. It makes it the largest lift pass in the world.


FIRST HEATED CHAIRLIFT FOR ITALY

It seems odd that Italy doesn't have a single heated chairlift. They're liberally scattered around the other alpine nations, but are they necessary?


CRYSTAL ADDS TRYSIL IN NORWAY

Norway is becoming increasingly popular with British families and the largest UK tour operator is now offering another resort for next winter.


SKIING IN IRAN

Great food, great culture with acres of untracked powder on empty mountains. Mountain Heaven is offering holidays to Iran next season.


CRYSTAL 2016/17 GUIDE IS OUT

The UK's largest ski tour operator has new resorts, new flights, rail service transfers in Switzerland & much else besides. Just don't call it a brochure!


FANCY A LARF?

The Altitude Comedy Festival is moving to a new date before Xmas and is taking place in Mayrhofen in the Austrian Tirol from December 11th. It is also partnering with UK's largest tour operator, Crystal Ski.


Hochsoelden on offer from Crystal

The resort in the Austrian Tirol is added to the Crystal programme for winter 2016/17. NEW




SKIING IN IRAN

CRYSTAL 2016/17 GUIDE IS OUT

FANCY A LARF?

Hochsoelden on offer from Crystal

Powder N Shine expands

A new way to book a guide or instructor

New Austria ski area opens

Motorbikes meet mountains







New for Les3Vallees (Monday November 2, 2015)
Ski Club GB offers more holidays (Sunday October 18, 2015)
Verbier opens new fun run (Thursday October 15, 2015)
New lift for Kaprun (Saturday October 10, 2015)
Free ski coaching & guiding service (Sunday October 4, 2015)
Huge new ski pass unveilled (Thursday September 17, 2015)
Winter zip wires for La Plagne (Monday September 7, 2015)
How long is the lift queue? (Saturday August 29, 2015)
First heated chairlift for Canada (Thursday August 27, 2015)
Sun Peaks expands (Sunday August 23, 2015)
Xmas on the slopes (Saturday August 22, 2015)
New snowboarding event for LAAX (Saturday August 22, 2015)
Aspen lift pass price rise (Tuesday August 11, 2015)
Esprit Ski launches winter brochure (Tuesday July 28, 2015)
New way to pay for ski holiday (Sunday July 26, 2015)
Andermatt expansion begins (Monday July 20, 2015)
Crystal launches guide for next winter (Wednesday July 15, 2015)
Pond skimming World Cup announced (Sunday June 21, 2015)
Ski filming thrown up into the air. Literally. (Friday June 12, 2015)
New run for Les2Alpes (Thursday June 11, 2015)
Date announced for World Snow Day 2016 (Monday June 8, 2015)
Ski Total adds La Tania (Saturday May 23, 2015)
Whistler stubs it out (Saturday May 23, 2015)
How to find ski heaven (Saturday May 23, 2015)
New lift for Jackson Hole (Saturday May 23, 2015)

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