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Why a Heliski Trip to Alaska isn’t just for Pros

Why a Heliski Trip to Alaska isn’t just for Pros

Fri 20 October 17

As a location, Alaska represents the very pinnacle in freeride skiing and snowboarding. The combination of mountains, snow and wilderness make it a really special place to go skiing. And because of the scale and remoteness of the mountains helicopters are the perfect tool to access them.

EDDIE THE EAGLE SELECTS THE NEXT GENERATION

EDDIE THE EAGLE SELECTS THE NEXT GENERATION

Wed 18 October 17, Chill Factore, United Kingdom

Hundreds of applicants applied, but Eddie the Eagle has shortlisted just 20 finalists for his first-of-its-kind talent spotting competition at Chill Factore, which gives passionate skiers and snowboarders the chance to fulfil their dream of becoming the next big thing in snow sports.

Crystal Deals For the Coming Season

Crystal Deals For the Coming Season

Tue 10 October 17, Pas de la Casa, Andorra

Crystal have some great deals for the coming season check them out here.

Prices slide downhill in top European Ski resorts

Prices slide downhill in top European Ski resorts

Fri 06 October 17, Kranjska Gora, Slovenia

Falling local prices and a rise in sterling’s value mean cash-conscious skiers can expect to pay less in many European ski resorts than last season, according to the annual Post Office Travel Money Ski Resort Report

Skiing in Andermatt in January from 10 francs

Skiing in Andermatt in January from 10 francs

Fri 06 October 17, Andermatt, Switzerland

No more fixed prices for day-pass from 2017/18 ski season on – Ticketcorner and SkiArena Andermatt-Sedrun launch joint booking platform with flexible prices.

Riding high in Val Gardena

Riding high in Val Gardena

Fri 06 October 17, Val Gardena, Italy

The stunning Dolomiti ski area of Val Gardena will burst into the winter season with an 18m euro 10-seater gondola to whisk skiers and boarders to the highest peaks.

New gondola Carosello 3000 – Construction updates

New gondola Carosello 3000 – Construction updates

Tue 03 October 17, Livigno, Italy

The construction of the new Carosello 3000 gondola in Livigno has entered the

The 6 Most Exotic Summit to Sea Ski Destinations

The 6 Most Exotic Summit to Sea Ski Destinations

Tue 03 October 17

In recent years skiing on coastal mountains has become really popular, and it’s easy to see why. There’s something really special about skiing on the coast.

‘30 Days of Snowsport’ is back!

‘30 Days of Snowsport’ is back!

Tue 03 October 17

Snowsport England’s early season participation initiative, 30 Days of Snowsport (www.30daysofsnowsport.org.uk) which is sponsored by Visit Andorra has kicked off today with over 70 ski and snowboard sessions, many of which are free or discounted, running at slopes up and down England.

Winter sports meets urban flair - #GetMoreWinter

Winter sports meets urban flair - #GetMoreWinter

Thu 28 September 17, Innsbruck, Austria

Crystal Ski Holidays launch Innsbruck City & Ski for winter 2017/18

Winter holidays. What’s the big deal, right?

Winter holidays. What’s the big deal, right?

Tue 26 September 17, Trysil, Norway

Crystal Ski Holidays have today unveiled a new campaign video to reach out to new skiers or lapsed skiers who haven’t skied in a while with the aim to get more people interested in skiing holidays.

The Eagle Has His Eye Out For Talent!

The Eagle Has His Eye Out For Talent!

Fri 15 September 17, Chill Factore, United Kingdom

We caught up with Eddie on a busy media day, where he fitted us in between chats with Chris Evans and the national press. In a candid interview he discussed Chill Factore's sponsorship scheme, the ups and down of his career and what the future holds!

Aspen Snowmass Developments 201718

Aspen Snowmass Developments 201718

Mon 11 September 17, Aspen, USA

As the 2017/18 winter season approaches, Aspen Snowmass continues to invest not only in the resort experience through large headliner events, new partnerships and expanded products, but also in the resort’s infrastructure.

Wake up to a white Christmas - in a ski resort

Wake up to a white Christmas - in a ski resort

Thu 07 September 17, Alpes d'Huez, France

Crystal's ski resorts are full of local festivities, perfect pistes and superb savings.

Eddie the Eagle Scouts for Talent

Eddie the Eagle Scouts for Talent

Thu 07 September 17

Chill Factore gives hopeful youngsters a chance to achieve their dreams with Eddie the Eagle

Ship Ahoy!

Ship Ahoy!

Wed 06 September 17

Crystal sailed for Disability Snowsport UK in Solent Challenge (not the usual environment for skiers!)

A double helping from Ischgl

A double helping from Ischgl

Fri 01 September 17, Ischgl, Austria

A double helping of good news for Ischgl fans: the snowsure ski resort will be opening earlier than ever this winter and in the run up to the ski season Ischgl is coming to London.

GB Park and Pipe snowboarders ready for World Cup

GB Park and Pipe snowboarders ready for World Cup

Fri 01 September 17, Cardrona, New Zealand

GB Park and Pipe snowboarders are set for this winter's first Snowboard Slopestyle World Cup, which will be staged during the bi-annual Winter Games NZ in Cardrona.

THE BRITS 2018 PACKAGES RELEASED

THE BRITS 2018 PACKAGES RELEASED

Mon 21 August 17, Laax, Switzerland

The BRITS 2018 heads to its adopted home of LAAX, Switzerland for the British Snowboard & Freeski Championships from 1st – 8th April 2018, with holiday packages for this festival of snowsports now available online.

I want to ride my bicycle….in the Dolomites!

I want to ride my bicycle….in the Dolomites!

Fri 18 August 17, Cortina, Italy

September is the perfect month for a bike holiday in the spectacular UNESCO World Natural Heritage Dolomite mountains.