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What is it like to ski the last week of the season in the French alps?

Fig.1 Roche de Mio looking across to the Bellecote peak

Above 2000m you have plenty of snow. It is groomed thoroughly every evening and in the morning is hard and covered in ice-balls. 414 more words

Belle Plagne

Going Out

One of the biggest factors to determining how awesome your snowboarding trip will be is where you actually go. The South actually does offer some ski resorts, but in my opinion, they suck. 149 more words


Six months of watching the snow arrive over La Grande Rochette, La Plagne

Snow at La Grande Rochette, across the 2014/2015 Season

Images readily available from the Katlys HD webcam.

From Alps

August 2014

From Alps

September 2014… 146 more words

Belle Plagne

Snowy conditions driving!

Think people at work realise now how shit scared I am driving in snow haha I was freaking out so bad at work when it came down heavy the hour before I was due to finish! 69 more words

Out And About

Cruddy Ski Conditions Make You a Better Skier - Here's Why

TSC members and many other snow sport lovers across Ontario are probably pretty sick of early season conditions by now, and I don’t blame them. An unlucky stretch of rain has made pretty much everybody involved in the Escarpment ski community a little rattled, and I commend Blue Mountain for their ability to save the little snow left over. 487 more words


There's Something in the Air

For New Year in the Chamonix valley we will all be snorting vaporised WKD alcopops – wtf is in that smog?

Michelle making it to the virgin summit on full oxygen. 11 more words