Today in the Alps...
Updated: 10.15am Friday 21 October 2016 - Lots of good skiing on the Alpine glaciers
The weather in the Alps will be mostly dry today, with a couple of exceptions. In the extreme south-east of Austria there are still a few residual showers from the recent storm (snow 1300m). Some showers (snow 1100-1300m) are also affecting the north-eastern Swiss and north-western Austrian Alps (e.g. Lech) though any accumulations of snow will be modest... More
Where to ski in the Alps in October
1 October 2016
How are snow conditions in the Alps looking as we reach October?
Who got the most snow in the Alps in 2015-16?
2015-16 saw yet another very poor start to the Alpine ski season, but how did resorts fare overall?
Who got the most snow in North America in 2015-16?
The 2015-16 North American ski season was generally quite good in the west, but it was a very different story in the east...
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Early season snow conditions in the Alps
14 June 2016
An early season ski holiday can sometimes be seen as a risky business, but is it really that much of a gamble?
How good is Les Arcs' snow record?
5 May 2016
Les Arcs has a pretty good snow record. But is it one of the best in the Alps?...
Why does Flaine have such a good snow record?
22 April 2016
Flaine has one of the best snow records in the French Alps. Here's why...
Who got the most snow in North America in 2014-15?
19 June 2015
Guest writer Tony Crocker looks at which North American ski resorts got the most snow in 2014-15...
Snow Reliability - Ski Resorts A-Z
Here we've pulled together our "Top 10" snow destinations depending on what you are looking for in your holiday:
The snow quality equation
Rightly or wrongly, the quality of the snow (never mind the state of the weather) can make or break your holiday, particularly if it is your first time in a resort. Here we explain the factors making up the "snow quality equation", which should allow you to make a more informed choice as to where and when you next hit the slopes.