SNO best >> Top 10 snow depths
by on Tue, 28 Mar 2017 11:55:32 +0000:
Spring has sprung in the UK, but the Alps are holding onto a perfect balance of cool temperatures, deep snow and dazzling wall-to-wall sunshine. Last weekend saw snowfall up to 80cm in some resorts, leaving fresh conditions for SNO lovers to enjoy this week. Better still, there’s more forecast next weekend! Hurrah for Mother Nature! […]
Dump Alert ! Massive Snow all Week
by on Sat, 11 Mar 2017 15:20:25 +0000:
March has started with some fabulous conditions ! >> this week began with dumps across the French Alps and ended with fresh falls in Austria, while most of the French resorts have been doused in dazzling sunshine. Here’s how a dozen of our favourite resorts have looked over the past few days: Tignes >> chalets | […]
SNO News Is GOOD News!
by on Wed, 08 Feb 2017 09:55:36 +0000:
Last weekend saw widespread snowfall across the Alps, especially in France, western Switzerland and western Italy. The white stuff continued falling in a number of resorts on Monday, and better yet, forecasters are predicting a significant top up in most areas today. It looks like the Snow Gods are preparing the pistes for an amazing half term (the […]
Who Hates World Snowboard Day?
by on Sun, 22 Jan 2017 00:49:01 +0000:
The fact that there’s a day set aside to celebrate snowboarding shows just how much we love it, but in some mountains, snowboarders aren’t quite so welcome. Three ski resorts have actively banned snowboarding (Alta and Deer Valley in Utah and Mad River Glen in Vermont). We tried to find out why! […]
SNO News is GOOD News >> Fresh snow in the Alps!
by on Thu, 05 Jan 2017 12:45:06 +0000:
Our prayers to the Snow Gods seem to be working – snow has been falling on large parts of the Alps since yesterday, and more is expected on Sunday. Austria is getting the lion’s share, and even at lower altitudes, it’s ancient mountain villages are finally seeing the blanket of white they’ve been waiting for. Light snow-showers […]