Today in the Alps...

Updated: 10.40am Friday 28 February 2020 - The sun is back in the Alps today!

 

There are still some snow showers this morning across the north-eastern Alps (e.g. Salzburgland), but further west the sun is back, and this brighter weather will extend to all parts of the Alps as the day progresses... Read more

Val Thorens, France – Weather to ski – Today in the Alps, 28 February 2020 Lots of new snow in Val Thorens this morning – 28 February 2020 – Photo: facebook.com/valthorens.resort

Latest snow report

27 February 2020

 

Lots of new snow for the north-western Alps…

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Latest weather & snow forecast

24 February 2020

 

A lot of snow is forecast for parts of the Alps this week…

 

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Top 10 late season ski resorts

Who got the most snow in the Alps in 2018-19?

The 2018-19 Alpine season was very snowy in the north-eastern Alps, but closer to average elsewhere…

 

Read our full review of the 2018-19 ski season and find out who got the most snow in the Alps

Who got the most snow in North America in 2018-19?

The 2018-19 North-American ski season saw close to or above average snowfall across most regions… ...

 

Read our full review of the 2018-19 ski season and find out who got the most snow in North America

Our blog

Is this the best piste in the Alps?

 8 November 2019 

 

With 2026m vertical, varied terrain and fantastic views, is the Aiguille Rouge in Les Arcs the best piste in the Alps?

 

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How snow-sure and weatherproof is Val Cenis?

13 March 2019

 

Val Cenis is becoming increasingly popular. But how snow-sure and weather proof is it?

 

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Flaine lives up to its snowy reputation

12 February 2019

 

Guest blogger April Tod extols the virtues of Flaine as a classic short ski break destination...

 

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Is Flaine one of the most underrated ski resorts in France?

28 June 2018

 

With extensive, varied snow-sure slopes, Flaine is surely among the top resorts in France...

 

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Snow Reliability - Ski Resorts A-Z

Planning a ski trip? 

 

Here you'll find our comprehensive assessment of snow reliability in European and North American ski resorts.

 

Top 10s

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.  

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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?

 

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