Ski Safari Blog

Jack Scotford-Smith Kvitfjell February 2019

An Unbelievable Year With Ski Safari

23rd May 2019 - Jack Scotford-Smith

My journey with Ski Safari all started with one email, before a job vacancy was even advertised… “ Dear Ski Safari, I love skiing. Please hire me ”. Having worked two seasons in Tignes in the French Alps, I knew that I desperately wanted to work in the ski industry when I returned home. I have...

Andrew Broughton - Sun Peaks Blue Sky

Returning "Home" to Sun Peaks

12th April 2019 - Craig Charley

Our customers Andrew and Teresa Broughton have been travelling to Canada with us since 2012, and after their fourth visit to Sun Peaks last month, Andrew wanted to share what keeps them coming back to Canada's second largest ski resort. Thanks, Andrew! "Returning to Sun Peaks for our fourth season...

Jackson Tram © Jackson Hole Mountain Resort

Jackson Hole: Now With Added Solitude

3rd April 2019 - Vicky Bamford

You’re an expert skier or rider but your group is mixed-ability? Now you can have your Jackson cake and eat it! Jackson Hole is such an iconic destination that you have to go at least once in your skiing and snowboarding lifetime. Its legendary status is well deserved, with the incredible terrain,...

Kiroro Powder Day Group

Fly Finnair to Hokkaido and Cut Costs and Flying Time

21st March 2019 - Vicky Bamford

Access to the resorts of Niseko , Furano , Kiroro and Rusutsu just got a little easier, quicker and cheaper. With Finnair's new flight route to Hokkaido starting in December 2019, you can now arrive in Sapporo both more refreshed and a with a little more change in your pocket. Japan's north island...

James With His Dad at Aspen Snowmass December 2018

Sampling Some of Aspen Snowmass's Best Skiing

31st January 2019 - James Rivers

Back in December I flew out to Colorado for the opening of the brand new 5* Limelight Hotel Snowmass ( read about my experience here ). Obviously while I was there it would have been rude not to re-familiarise myself with some of my favourite ski areas too! We only had time for two of the four...

Limelight Snowmass Exterior December 2018

A Flying Visit to the Brand New 5* Limelight Hotel Snowmass

29th January 2019 - James Rivers

This winter, I felt it was time for a Colorado refresher and with an invitation to the December launch party of the exciting new development in Snowmass Village, how could I refuse?! This was a great opportunity to get first-hand experience of a stay at the brand new 5* Limelight Hotel Snowmass . I...

Norejfell Powder © Norefjell Skisenter

Powder Weekend in Norway

29th January 2019 - Craig Charley

This past weekend has seen bumper snowfall in Norway - up to half a metre in places - resulting in heaps of fun on the slopes. Sadly, none of our team were there to enjoy it, but we've heard great things from our customers and from the resorts themselves. Geilo 'Magical' is the right word to...

Blackcomb Deep Snow January 2019 © Tourism Whistler Vince Emond

Mother Nature Delivers Big in North America and Japan

11th January 2019 - Vicky Bamford

Our inboxes have been a delight this week, filled with email after email of big, fluffy snow chronicles from our far-flung partners, both west and east. There are two record breakers in the recent snowfall stakes plus nine resorts with over a metre of snow in the first 10 days of 2019. Take a look...

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