First major dump of the season goes to ...
Tue 21 September 10
The Candadian Banff resorts of Lake Louise, Mt. Norquay and Sunshine Village got their first major dump of snow of the season today, and the first report of snowfall that we've received. Bring it on.
Over 20cm of snow blanketed Banff-Lake Louise today, with more forecasted. The snowstorm started yesterday and continued non-stop throughout the night.
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Wed 22 September 10, Tignes, France
Too heavy snow in New Zealand brings down buildings and closes slopes but builds bases big time. Scandinavian resort aiming to be first in region to open, next week. Two more Austrian glacier ski areas open, Tignes to start its 8+ Month season at weekend. Resorts in Alberta receives big pre-season snowfalls.
Wed 22 September 10, Aberdeen Ski Centre, United Kingdom
This year Aberdeen found itself on the series agenda. After an epic drive we found ourselves there on Friday night unloading the Westbeach van of goodies into what can only be described as one of the best dry slopes the UK has ever seen
Thu 23 September 10
The first edition of Whitelines Magazine for the new season has a fantastic article on pages 136 to 137 - its our new column and this month we discuss our top-5 resorts in Austria!
Wed 29 September 10, Tignes, France
North America's Ski season starts on Friday, October 1st. More fresh snow in New Zealand as resorts there extend their ski seasons. Engelberg Opening this weekend. Seven Austrian glacier resorts are now open. Season winds down in South America and Australia, but New Zealand promises at least another month.
Wed 29 September 10, Snozone Castleford, United Kingdom
The British Snow Tour heads to Castleford SNO!zone next weekend, Saturday 9th October for the final indoor event of the series – The Protest Slopestyle Championships and Slopestyle Jam