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January 13, 2018, Comments Off on High1 Resort Korea’s number one for natural snow

High1 Resort is on a mission for international recognition as a winter destination worthy of your attention, with the latest in modern lift technology and quality base facilities. Set in […]

Night skiing at Phoenix Park

Ski till 4am at Korea’s Phoenix Park Pyeonchang

January 12, 2018, Comments Off on Ski till 4am at Korea’s Phoenix Park Pyeonchang

For Aussies Phoenix Park is where our best medal chances at the Pyeongchang Olympics will come across moguls, boarder X, halfpipe and aerials, so let& ...

Alpensia ski jump tower view

Alpensia Korea’s Whistler Lite and Winter Olympic jump site

January 11, 2018, Comments Off on Alpensia Korea’s Whistler Lite and Winter Olympic jump site

Alpensia has a shiny new base village that wouldn’t be out of place in Whistler, or any modern North American resort. It’s an indication just ...

Yongpyong view

Yongpyong is Korea’s number one ski resort

January 10, 2018, Comments Off on Yongpyong is Korea’s number one ski resort

Yongpyong is Korea’s number one ski resort, the biggest and best all round of Korea’s 16 or so ski options. Yongpyong is also home to the GS a ...

  • Asia’s ultimate heliski experience
    November 25, 2015, Comments Off on Asia’s ultimate heliski experience

    Features Editor Bronwen Gora checked out the World’s highest hell experience, Himachal, at Manali, India. A small, dusty, deserted aerodrome in a far-flung part of northern India is not the […]

  • Skiing to Mt Everest – really Big mountain skiing with Tim Macartney-Snape
    October 15, 2014, Comments Off on Skiing to Mt Everest – really Big mountain skiing with Tim Macartney-Snape

    In 1984 Tim Macartney-Snape and climbing partner Greg Mortimer became the first Aussies to conquer Everest, without supplementary oxygen and via a pioneering new North Face route from Tibet. Then […]

  • The People’s Powder Republic of Nozawa
    September 6, 2014, Comments Off on The People’s Powder Republic of Nozawa

    Most ski resorts around the world are owned by the man, aka a faceless corporate entity usually lacking empathy with their customers, and Japan is mostly no different. But at […]

  • Is it as sick as Seki?
    October 6, 2013, Comments Off on Is it as sick as Seki?

    story & pics Matt Hull “All this is OK. Now, you drop!” said our guide, Araki San, as we perched on the side of a traverse track in the side […]

  • First Tracks in Niseko? Get ’em guaranteed!
    October 6, 2013, Comments Off on First Tracks in Niseko? Get ’em guaranteed!

    Sure, gear, technique & fitness all help, but the first law of powder skiing remains immutable anywhere lift  accessed and busy, like Niseko. So forget argy-bargy in the pow day […]

  • Rusutsu – Magic Mushrooms
    October 5, 2013, Comments Off on Rusutsu – Magic Mushrooms

    story & pics Owain Price We get around in this job, and in Japan seriously weird is normal, all part of the fun, but within a couple of hours at […]

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