Ski Safari Blog

Little Nell Powder Cat Andy February 2018

Possibly the Tastiest Cat-Ski Experience in the World

21st September 2018 - Andy Knights

The Little Nell Powder Cat Experience with Aspen Snowcat Powder Tours is new to our programme this winter. I went to try it out in February this year as part of our new Colorado Cat-Ski Safari and can honestly say this is a flavourful cat-skiing experience like no other. Introducing The Little Nell...

10 Things to Do in Tofino

10 Things Not to Miss in and Around Tofino

6th September 2018 - Victoria Larkman

Vancouver Island is a great add-on to any Whistler ski holiday and the tranquillity of the area perfectly complements bustling Vancouver . We recommend basing yourself on the west coast in Tofino, surrounded by roaring surf and ancient forests. I stayed in Tofino in October 2015 and managed to...

Åre Family © Ola Matsson / Skistar

Five Reasons to Try Skiing the Swedish Way

22nd August 2018 - Andy Hemingway

Swedish life is all about quality, style and efficiency. Their standard of living is one of the best in the world, so expect high-quality rentals, modern lifts and excellent tuition - skiing the Swedish way! I first skied in Sweden in 2002 and I've been a regular visitor ever since - as recently as...

Ben Snowmobiling in Whistler

Our 10 Favourite Whistler Activities

10th August 2018 - Claire Jones

Most of the Ski Safari team have been lucky enough to visit Whistler. As well as exploring the mountains, we’ve tried many of the non-ski activities on offer - ranging from relaxing spas and fine dining tours to adrenaline-inducing experiences. Here, our team talk about their favourite Whistler...

17/18 Photo Comp First Place - Emma Spencer, Geilo

2017/18 Photo Competition Winners

27th July 2018 - Craig Charley

After another winter of fantastic 'Ski Safari moments', it was a hard task to pick our favourite photos, but we're delighted to announce our 2017/18 winners. This year we had prizes for first, second and third place, as well as a mystery prize for a random entry. The standard of entries was so high...

Fjord Cruise at the Sognefjord © Sverre F. Hjørnevik

Four New Focus Weeks in Norway

26th July 2018 - Andy Hemingway

We believe that every ski holiday should feel like a 'once-in-a-lifetime' trip, so we're always thinking of ways to add something extra to our packages. Our Scandinavia team put their thinking caps on and have come up with four new focus weeks in Norway for 2018/19, each with a different theme:...

Big Sky 8 Person Chairlift

Winter Improvements in North America

1st June 2018 - Craig Charley

This summer, North American resorts are going to be busy with a huge amount of investment planned to improve customer experience, from new gondolas and chairlifts to reimagined on-mountain dining options. We've dug through the news to highlight the most significant developments planned, all of...

Sun Peaks Fun Pow Day

The Low Down on the Fun Up at Sun Peaks

30th May 2018 - Vicky Bamford

Deep in the Okanagan, where you’ll find Canada’s driest snow, Sun Peaks is a fantastic all-round ski holiday destination. Designed like Whistler with convenience in mind, the terrain is diverse, making it an excellent choice whatever your ability and whoever you’re skiing with. Many of us have...

The Icefields Parkway

10 Amazing Activities in The Alberta Rockies: Tried and Tested

18th May 2018 - Kat Bouch

In early March 2018, I travelled to Canada to test the best of winter in Banff and Jasper national parks on an Alberta Rockies Ski Safari . Both on and off the slopes, I found a lot of fun things to try. On the Slopes Fresh Tracks at Sunshine Mountain Lodge Ski Sunshine Village before everyone else...

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