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15 Oct 2021

Brush up on your avalanche skills this autumn

Brush up on your avalanche skills this autumn

If you think your off-piste skills are a little rusty after a winter without skiing, or you fancy going ski touring for the first time this season, Henry’s Avalanche Talk (HAT) is returning to the UK…

5 Oct 2021

Bolzano airport reopens to skiers

Bolzano airport reopens to skiers

A new flight has been launched from London Gatwick to Bolzano in Italy, offering easier access to the South Tyrol and its ski destinations in the Dolomites. Bolzano has been closed since 2016, and the…

1 Oct 2021

Mountain rescue carry RECCO detectors in Italy

Mountain rescue carry RECCO detectors in Italy

Search and rescue helicopters across Italy are now equipped with RECCO detectors, making the Alpine country the second in the world to be entirely covered by the technology. RECCO SAR Helicopter Detectors…

29 Sep 2021

Rent your ski kit this winter

Rent your ski kit this winter

Want some nice kit to ski in this winter but don’t want to buy? Well, the world’s largest rental service for ski kit has launched from sustainable skiwear retailer EcoSki. Working in collaboration…

23 Sep 2021

New link between Orelle and Val Thorens

New link between Orelle and Val Thorens

Two new high-speed gondolas will this winter link the ski resorts of Orelle and Val Thorens, providing a fast connection with the Maurienne Valley and the Tarentaise. Orelle has long been known as the…

21 Sep 2021

Covid vaccines needed to ski in Austria and Italy

Covid vaccines needed to ski in Austria and Italy

All skiers over 12 will need to be double jabbed, recovered from Covid or regularly test negative if they want to ski in Austria and Italy The news means families looking to ski in Austria and Italy —…

17 Sep 2021

Study confirms skiing benefits mental health

Study confirms skiing benefits mental health

Skiing is good for our mental health — something we’ve long known at Where to Ski and Snowboard has now been confirmed by research published in the journal Frontiers of Psychiatry. Skiers have…

15 Sep 2021

Squaw Valley renamed Palisades Tahoe

Squaw Valley renamed Palisades Tahoe

The Californian ski resort of Squaw Valley has been renamed Palisades Tahoe, after recognising the ‘derogatory and offensive’ nature of the term squaw. The new name also covers the ski area of Alpine…

13 Sep 2021

Direct ski rail service relaunched to the Alps

Direct ski rail service relaunched to the Alps

Eurostar’s direct ski train will run again for the 2021-22 ski season, under a new name “Travelski Express” as a charter service from Europe’s biggest ski resorts operator — Compagnie des Alpes.…

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