Long Live Ski Hosting!

In the face of legislation from the French and Italian authorities, ski hosting, or social skiing as it is now known by some, has not only been wiped out from winter resorts in those countries, but has been dropped by some British ski operators altogether. We wouldn’t dream of it! All the more reason we

The Top 10 Most Terrifying Pistes

In the spirit of Halloween later this month, we’ve been researching which pistes are the scariest and most terrifying.  From our head office input and from Facebook and Twitter users we’ve compiled a list of the most daring slopes to attempt.

Tremblant: 75 Years as a World Class Resort

Tremblant : The first nation inhabitants Weskarini Algonquin called the mountain ‘Manitonga Soutana’, translated into French later as ‘Mont Tremblant’ or ‘shaking mountain’. The tribe believed that the Great Spirit ‘Glitche Manitou’ caused the mountain to shake when nature was disturbed. Unofficially, Tremblant has been a gathering place for daredevils on planks several years before

Brrrr! It’s just like Lapland in freezing Sussex

Arnie Wilson, editor of the Ski Club of Great Britain’s magazine, Ski+board, gives us his thoughts on the most recent snowfall: It’s the middle of the day, and Vivianne my Swedish wife has just turned the heating on. Could this be a sign? Since she was born somewhere in the frozen north, when she puts

Lou’s guide to romance on the slopes

Lou’s guide to romance on the slopes for Valentine’s Day… 1. Cuddles in a chairlift – Take every opportunity to keep warm between ski runs. Snuggle up together in a heated, yes, heated, chairlift. Our tip is Hinterglemm, Austria. Ride to the peak of the Reiterkogel Mountain in a chairlift with heated seats. Then head

Couple time in Lech

Where is the best place to go skiing?

Inghams Reservations Manager, Simon McIntyre, answers the unanswerable question! Where is the best place to go skiing? I’ve been asked this five times this week and my answer has been different every time. It’s not an easy one to answer, I’ve been lucky enough to have skied and worked in some amazing places, from Japan