Winter is back with vengeance

Sun has given way to snow and there is a lot of it. Day two of powder skiing in Chamonix. You either pretend you can see or head for the trees. More snow daily as the slopes get topped up for some awesome skiing and snowboarding. Dream forest at Grands Montets has been the preferred … Continue reading

Ski Touring and Split Boarding chalky snow

The sun has shone relentlessly for a while now. More snow is due tonight and the weather is unstable for the next week. The north facing ski domain of Grands Montets has kept lovely chalky snow all through the sunny spell, though the south facing slopes of Brevent and Flegere have seen spring … Continue reading

In depth view of the snow

We started last week with powder snow and amazing skiing. After playing with the snow at Le Tour with a friend Steve, the sun came out and has not been hiding since. The change in the weather later opened up ski touring opportunities from the Aig du Midi over to Helbronner and the Skyway. They do … Continue reading