Off Piste: The Top 5 10th October 2013

Read our guide to the top five spots for the ultimate off piste adventures this winter.


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The Best Family Ski Resorts 26th September 2013
If you're looking at your first trip away with the little ones (or maybe the little ones have got a bit bigger...) you're going to want to know where the best ski resorts are when travelling with your family. Some resorts are perfect for families; from English speaking ski schools to specialist childcare facilities. Let Skitracer help you pick the perfect family ski holiday!




Read more here.

Ski Chalets 13th September 2013
Not sure if a ski chalet is for you? Check out our latest blog for info on what a chalet holiday entails - we promise you'll be blown away!


Read the (amazing!) article here.


Expert Resort Guide 29th August 2013
In time for the 13/14 Winter Season we have turned our attention to the needs of the expert skier and boarder and come up with the list of best resorts for the most advanced among you!

Read our essential guide to expert havens around Europe and North America here!

Out of the box thinking 29th May 2013
The Skitracer 'Top 5' Ski resorts for you out of the box thinkers.

<b>Out of the box thinking</b>

An alternative to a chairlift... 21st May 2013
Because sometimes, going up the mountain can be just as exhilarating as going down it...

The SNOW-CAMP Rally! 14th May 2013
The Snow-Camp Rally is an annual fundraising event that offers groups of skiers and snowboarders the chance to take part in an epic road trip where teams are challenged to ski the 5 indoor snow centres of England in just 12 hours!

<b>The SNOW-CAMP Rally!</b>

RV There Yet 11th September 2012
Remember our piece on The Ultimate Powder Chaser Experience written by our very own Sales Manager?

RV There Yet

Spring Ski Conditions 29th March 2012
We all know that spring skiing brings warm days and bright sunshine. The cold nights then help to keep the snow firm and allow snow cannons to lend a hand where needed. Clouds are forecast to develop over many locations on the 1st April, matched with a drop in temperature which indicates towards a light snowfall at the beginning of next month.

Spring Ski Conditions

The Ultimate Powder Chaser Experience 19th March 2012
Our very own Skitracer Sales Manager, Charlie, ventured out on the ultimate ski holiday experience just a few weeks ago. Here’s what he had to say about his RV trip:

The Ultimate Powder Chaser Experience

How Cool Is Your Nan? 9th March 2012
4 Women aged 60 to 73 heliskiing in deep powder in the Cariboo Mountains - need we say more!

Pippa Middleton Completes Cross Country Ski Race 5th March 2012
Pippa Middleton and her brother James completed the annual Vasaloppet ski race at the weekend to raise money for Magic Breakfast.

Pippa Middleton Completes Cross Country Ski Race

Red Bull 50/50 Biathlon 23rd February 2012
Red Bull will be challenging skiers, snowboarders and mountain bikers at their first Red Bull 50/50 biathlon in Scotland.

Red Bull 50/50 Biathlon

Urban Skiing in Canada 20th February 2012
JP Auclair proves that you don’t need a lot of snow to have a great time…or to wreck your skis!

Up for a 'Snowbombing' Ski Holiday in Mayrhofen? 17th February 2012
Check out the line up for this year’s Snowbombing festival taking place between the 9th and 14th April 2012 in Mayrhofen Austria. For tuneful après and eventful skiing head out on a ski holiday to Mayrhofen and experience one of the craziest ski weeks this season has to offer!

Up for a 'Snowbombing' Ski Holiday in Mayrhofen?

World’s First Ski-In/Ski-Out Starbucks 15th February 2012
Squaw Valley, Lake Tahoe has been given the crown of the world’s first resort to offer a ski in/out Starbucks. The doors to the new Mountain top Starbucks opened on February 10th February.

World’s First Ski-In/Ski-Out Starbucks

A Valentine’s Day to remember! Can your loved one top this? 13th February 2012
Always wanted to enjoy a romantic 3 course dinner with champagne at the very top of a snowy mountain surrounded by panoramic views…in a Gondola? This may be your chance!

A Valentine’s Day to remember! Can your loved one top this?

Roxy Snow Pro 2012 10th February 2012
Today, Friday 10th February, some of the world's best female snowboarders will compete at the Roxy Snow Pro 2012 at the Nightpark Saalbach Hinterglemm.

Roxy Snow Pro 2012

Winter X Games 2012 1st February 2012
Winter X Games Aspen 2012 ended with some unforgettable displays over the weekend. Shaun White rode away with a perfect score, Heath Frisby became the first to land a front flip on a snow mobile and Kelly Clark defies age with a gold win 10 years after her first X Games gold!

Cuche Celebrates Win From Skiing Kitzbuhel 27th January 2012
We just wanted to say big congratulations to Didier Cuche who claimed his 5th Hahnenkamm victory skiing in Kitzbuhel, Austria on Sunday. His win came just a few days after he announced that he will be retiring at the end of this year’s season.

Cuche Celebrates Win From Skiing Kitzbuhel

Snow Camp Everest Challenge 24th January 2012
The Snow Camp Everest Challenge is approaching and participants will be limbering up in anticipation for the ultimate third annual charity ski-a-thon experience. Participants will embark upon a 150km ski or board which includes a night ski on the first evening and a night mountain hike on the second.

Snow Camp Everest Challenge

Electric Mountain Festival 2012 18th January 2012
This one’s for all you Party People! Several spring weekends, a first class lineup of notorious DJ’s that deliver unbeatable rhythm will take place in the Ötztal Mountains in Solden.

Electric Mountain Festival 2012

WINTER SESSIONS 16th January 2012
Ski Chamonix, Dance Chamonix…Be in Chamonix!

Altitude Comedy Festival 2012 6th January 2012
Have you booked your ski holiday in Mayrhofen for the biggest comedy event known to ski resorts?

Altitude Comedy Festival 2012

Burton Mountain Festival and Pro-Test 4th January 2012
This weekend hosts the Burton Mountain Festival and Pro-Test at the Main Lodge where everyone is given the opportunity to test the newest 2012 products from Burton.

Skis and boards at the ready! 4th January 2012
Whistler Blackcomb continues to receive an epic downfall of fresh snow which is setting the mark for 2011/12.

Skis and boards at the ready!

A Slope Filled With Teddy Bears, Nuns and Bananas? 21st December 2011
The 1st of February marks the annual Ski Club Luttman-Johnson Challenge in Zermatt, Switzerland.

A Slope Filled With Teddy Bears, Nuns and Bananas?

The Snow Just Keeps Coming! 16th December 2011
The French Alps have been spoilt with plenty of fluffy snow landing on their already snow filled ground. It’s times like this that we look back at the media from 2 weeks ago and think, Phew!

The Snow Just Keeps Coming!

Now You See Green, Now You Don't! 7th December 2011
The snow has most definitely landed and we're not talking about Scotland. Take a look at these incredible snaps taken in Tignes just days apart!

Now You See Green, Now You Don't!

Kicking Horse Kicks Some Snow Butt! 25th November 2011
Must be nice to have so much snow, you don't know what to do with it!

Kicking Horse Kicks Some Snow Butt!