European resorts 'start opening pistes'
According to the Ski Club of Great Britain, European ski resort are not the only ones to benefit from a fresh smattering of snow, with those on North America ski holidays also looking set to benefit from new snow falls.
Those taking ski holidays in Zermatt as well as those on Tignes ski holidays and ski holidays in Val Thorens will be happy to know that snow falls have resulted in slopes being opened for action.
The Ski Club of Great Britain notes that temperatures have begun to fall in the UK and Europe, with one of its representatives in Switzerland reporting that the weather has been "definitely colder this week".
Meanwhile, this web-cam picture taken in Saas Fee today depicts the recent snowfall and is likely to brighten the hearts of those heading off to Switzerland for some early season skiing.
Date Posted: 28 Nov 2016
Tignes is famous as being one of the most snow-sure ski resorts in the Alps. The mighty Grande Motte glacier allows skiing up to 3456m and even in the summer months the glacier can be open for several weeks for summer skiing and snowboarding. As the popular French resort continues to grow, it is set...
Date Posted: 21 Sep 2015
Winter is off to an early start in France! In just under 2 weeks Tignes will open the Grande Motte glacier for the season. Ski before anyone else from 3rd October and enjoy non-stop skiing until 8th May 2016. The rest of the Espace Killy ski area opens on the 28th November and you can buy pack...
Date Posted: 14 Sep 2015
The first sprinkling of snow has started to appear on the peaks of some of our favourite ski resorts’, reminding us that winter is just around the corner. Up to 20cm fell in the northern French Alps in the higher ski resorts. The best of the new snow was seen on the Grande Motte glacier ...