• Hotalu Street Tomamu
    Tomamu adds ‘ski in ski out’ shopping & dining
    December 5, 2017, Comments Off on Tomamu adds ‘ski in ski out’ shopping & dining

    Hoshino Resorts Tomamu is on a mission to be Japan’s number one family ski resort, and along with the new Club Med opening there this season they have added what’s […]

  • In deep Rusutsu
    Rusutsu wins Japan’s Best Ski Resort award
    November 23, 2017, Comments Off on Rusutsu wins Japan’s Best Ski Resort award

    Rusutsu has just picked up the gong for Japan’s Best Ski Resort at the World Ski Awards. We asked rising young Aussie bumps skier George Murphy for the lowdown on […]

  • Japanese ski guides Riki Nakajima
    Ski with Japanese Ski Guides for real local knowledge
    November 13, 2017, Comments Off on Ski with Japanese Ski Guides for real local knowledge

    Why not ski with Japanese ski guides for some real local knowledge. Now that’s an idea! After all, why should only western guides and tour leaders who jumped on the […]

  • Can Jackson Hole beat last year’s record snow?
    November 5, 2017, Comments Off on Can Jackson Hole beat last year’s record snow?

    Jackson Hole recorded the highest season snowfall in the resort’s 60 year history last season. Early predictions and snowfalls are promising for another huge season as La Niña looks set […]

  • NZ’s best lift pass deal 3 Peak Pass $NZ649 or $199 youth
    October 19, 2017, Comments Off on NZ’s best lift pass deal 3 Peak Pass $NZ649 or $199 youth

    NZ’s best lift pass deal is back better than ever – adults pay $NZ 649, youths 6 – 17 years slashed to only $199! That is incredible value to hop […]

  • Gil's Backcountry Sun Peaks
    Sun Peaks is Canada’s #1 ski in-ski out value
    August 25, 2017, Comments Off on Sun Peaks is Canada’s #1 ski in-ski out value

    Sun Peaks has Canada’s best major resort ski in/ski out value, and plenty more besides as Travel Editor Dave Windsor reports in the first of his #BigFatBCRoadie series. “Drive safely […]

  • Deer Valley joins Intrawest, Mammoth & Squaw Valley
    August 22, 2017, Comments Off on Deer Valley joins Intrawest, Mammoth & Squaw Valley

    The shakeup in North American ski resort ownership continues with upmarket icon Deer Valley acquired by a newly formed Resort Company and joined with Intrawest, Mammoth Resorts, and Squaw Valley […]

  • Hanazono powder
    Mountain Collective adds Niseko for even better value
    August 22, 2017, Comments Off on Mountain Collective adds Niseko for even better value

    The Mountain Collective ski pass was already the World’s most varied ski pass offering, working in both Southern and Northern winters as SNOWACTION demonstrated last month by skiing 3 resorts […]

  • Epic Australia Pass on sale again
    August 21, 2017, Comments Off on Epic Australia Pass on sale again

    The Blizzard of OZ was hardly over when out pops the Epic Australia Pass sale deal for 2018 – nice timing! And nice price, this is as cheap as it […]

  • Arai Trail Map
    Arai ski resort, Japan’s powder legend, is back for 2017-18
    August 15, 2017, Comments Off on Arai ski resort, Japan’s powder legend, is back for 2017-18

    Arai ski resort, Japan’s powder legend near Myoko, has been closed for 10 years. But thanks to Korea’s Lotte Group taking over it is back for 2017-18 totally revamped as […]

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