Ski Safari Blog

Banff Dramatic Scenic © Paul Zizka

Irresistible Banff - 7 Reasons We Can't Stay Away

8th November 2018 - Vicky Bamford

Last month, we were joined on the podium at the Ski Club of Great Britain's Industry Awards by Banff Sunshine and Lake Louise Ski Resort , who came top in the 'Best Resort' category. A big congratulations from team Ski Safari - although the news came as no surprise to us! This is a destination...

Icefields Parkway, Alberta

The 5 Most Scenic Ski Safaris in North America

2nd November 2018 - Andy Knights

If you're looking for an Instagrammable adventure on your next ski holiday, look no further than our top 5 scenic ski safaris in North America. An endless variety of resorts, breathtaking scenery, distinct wildlife and vibrant cities, these epic road trips are sure to make your friends jealous -...

Park City Powder

Three Reasons to Visit Park City this Winter

2nd November 2018 - Andy Knights

With 7,300 acres of skiable terrain, it's big. With an average snowfall of 30 feet, it's deep. And with Utah's trademarked 'Greatest Snow on Earth™', it's dry and light. Here's why Park City has to be on your list for this winter. Terrain - It's Big In 2015/16, Park City merged with Canyons to...

Ski Safari team 2018

The UK's Best Ski Tour Operator - Five Years in a Row

26th October 2018 - Craig Charley

We're beyond delighted to announce that we've received the award for the UK's Best Ski Tour Operator for the fifth year in a row, having once again received the highest rating in the Ski Club of Great Britain's Consumer Research Survey. The survey was completed by over 23,000 skiers and...

Kicking Horse - Freeride World Tour 2018

The Horse Gets More Kick

16th October 2018 - Craig Charley

If you watched the Kicking Horse leg of last year's Freeride World Tour, you'll have already seen the Ozone south face in action - well now you can ski it too. Along with Middle Ridge and Rudi's Bowl, Ozone adds an additional 660 acres of "adventurous" (black and double-black diamond) in-bound...

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...

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