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Sunday, September 27, 2020
Lakes skink rare lizard at Cardrona
Lizard stops ski development ! Is this a World first? We don't know but Cardrona have pulled the plug on the Pringles Quad development thanks to a population of rare lizards one of whom's last remaining bits of habitat in the whole country happened to be right where they were going to install the "new" Pringles Quad as we...
Looking at 'new' skis in store or online? Then you want to know which model and year you are actually being offered - some online retailers offer as new skis models several years old without bothering to tell you which year they are - presumably they can argue they are 'new' as in never been used, but it's a...
Villars in winter
Switzerland's mega international resorts like Verbier and Zermatt are world beaters, but for a change of pace and culture try areas like Villars in the Lake Geneva region. Swiss French culture, cuisine, wine, history, scenery and sunshine all combine to make the Lake Geneva region very special. The skiing is both varied and accessible. For families deals like kids...
Next in our #TBT Harro's Heroes is Sage Cattabriga-Alosa, who had his breakthrough performance in Teton Gravity Research’s “Mind the Addiction” movie back in 2001, and still today is one of the most respected freeriding athletes, winning the most recent Powder Magazine “2016 Powder Poll Skier of the Year”. I won Powder Magazine’s “Photo of the Year” with this photo...
Ski industry Covid-19 losses are huge on any measure, with early closures of resorts across the Alps and much of North America taking out what is normally a lucrative chunk of the season through March to Easter. Based on simply extrapolating the percentage of season earnings normally taken from March onwards, over 30% of revenue will be...
Telluride Ski Resort Joins the Epic Pass! The iconic Telluride Ski Resort joins the Epic Pass beginning with the 2018-19 winter season in a long-term alliance. Epic Pass holders will receive seven days of skiing or snowboarding with no blackout dates at Telluride and 50 percent off lift tickets after the seven days have been redeemed. Epic Pass holders can go direct...