Snow on slopes around the world
It has even been predicted that flurries of snow will hit regions across the UK tomorrow and this weekend.
Reuters recently reported that a student in China attempted to ski 200 kilometres after heavy snowfalls blocked the roads.
A Changjiang Daily report on sina.com.cn commented: "Who knew that the highways would have been closed by snow and that there would be no buses ... he had a fantastic idea."
The Ski Club of Great Britain reports that the Israel and Jordan have seen flurries while predictions for more snow in the Alps, the Rockies and the Pyrenees have been given for this coming weekend.
Additionally, the Globe and Mail has claimed that "massive" snowfall in Canada means "big business" for ski resorts in the country.
Date Posted: 20 Nov 2017
After a great start to the season with regular snowfalls over the last few weeks major ski resorts are already open and many areas in Europe have opening dates in the next 4 weeks. Some are calling this the best start to the season in years! Resorts such as Val Thorens, Tignes, Zermatt, Solden and C...
Date Posted: 15 Nov 2017
For one day only, today, Courchevel opened its slopes before the official opening on 9th December. Courchevel treated keen skiers and snowboarders for a free day of skiing. Two ski lifts were open – Les Verdons and Biollay from 9am to 4 pm with access to the Verdons, Biollay and Bellecote runs...
Date Posted: 10 Nov 2017
After an incredible start to winter with huge snowfalls, Banff Sunshine, Lake Louise and Mount Norquay are all open. All three resorts in the Banff - Lake Louise ski area will continue to expand operations and terrain openings over the coming days and weeks. Mount Norquay became the first ski resort...