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Feb
18

HOW TO AVOID THE HALF-TERM HORDES

This is the busiest week of the season for most ski resorts. The slopes are packed & lift queues long, but there is an alternative. NEW

RYDING 9TH AT WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

It's his best result at a World Championships and is thanks to a brilliant second run after a disappointing first. NEW


A CANADIAN IN THE ALPS: PART THREE

Marie Taylor has skied the finest resorts in Canada, but never the Alps. In a series of special reports for PlanetSKI she compares the two. NEW


DRIVING IN THE EU AFTER BREXIT

Driving in the Alps or Pyrenees after 29th March 2019? What's changing? Here's our latest Brexit guide.


FORTRESS MOUNTAIN SKI RESORT TO RE-OPEN?

It's one of the strangest ski areas we've ever visited. Now it is set to rise from the ashes...


TALES FROM THE TIROL: SCHELLERLAUFEN

Pardon? It is a centuries old Tirolean tradition that is recognised by UNESCO & we've been experiencing it today. NEW


PLANETSKI'S FEBRUARY DEALS CLUB

It's high season, but we're here to bring you low prices for skiing this month. What's your February plan? ROLLING


FEBRUARY NEWS IN BRIEF

3 teenage ski racers die in French car crash, athletes criticise FIS boss, Woodsy takes a break + Crans-Montana's family award. ROLLING


FEBRUARY SKIING SECRETS

London marathon in snowboard gear, staying focussed, avoiding half term traffic, Led Zeppelin on a snowboard + how deep? ROLLING
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EHIC AFTER BREXIT?

The EHIC is used widely by skiers and snowboarders, but what may happen after March 29th?

SECOND LEG OF THE SKI SAFARI

Katie arrives in Avoriaz, finishing the second day of her Ski Safari through Les Portes du Soleil: NEW

SAVE EXETER SKI SLOPE

A campaign to save one of the oldest dry ski slopes from closure has suffered a setback. The council wants to build houses on the site.

WHICH WINTER MUSIC FESTIVALS FOR YOU?

Here's the handiest app we've ever come across, designed to help you choose between all the fab European mountain music festivals: NEW

MEET OUR NEW SCOTLAND REPORTER

Step forward Rod Frazer. And what does he choose to write about first? Lift queues of course.

UPHILL SKIING RECORD

The ski mountaineer and ultra runner Kilian Jornet has set a new record - for 24-hour uphill skiing.

A CANADIAN IN THE ALPS: PART ONE

Marie Taylor has skied the finest resorts in Canada, but never the Alps. In a series of special reports for PlanetSKI she compares the two.

A CANADIAN IN THE ALPS: PART TWO

Marie Taylor has skied the finest resorts in Canada, but never the Alps. In a series of special reports for PlanetSKI she compares the two.
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HUSKI HELPS WITH HALF TERM

Half term can be tiring for parents. Here's how to make it a little easier for those self-catering in the French Alps: NEW

WHY YOU SHOULD SKI IN MARCH

Here are 5 reasons why March is the month to get in your turns, considering the weather, cost and company. NEW

WHY ASPEN?

12 fun facts to inspire your next trip to Aspen Snowmass, Colorado.

6 BEST SELF-CATERING OPTIONS

20% discount from Pierre et Vacances for half term and Easter across all French ski areas.

TEMPTED BY THE TIROL?

The ski area in the Austrian Alps has had a bumper winter of snow. The Tirol tells us why this season is the time to visit.

THE NEW WAY TO BOOK YOUR SKI TEACHER

Maison Sport: a name & business to know, but what is it? The future for ski instructors & finding yours.

DESTINATION SKI - HOLIDAYS BY SKIERS

Destination Ski - a ski travel agency that promises to get you the best prices and best options on your winter break.

PERFORMANCE CLINIC OPENED BY WARREN SMITH IN HARLEY STREET

After an off-snow assessment, programmes are designed to enhance performance for skiers of all levels: intermediates to advanced. NEW

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