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Five Resorts to Ski Like a Local

30th November 2018 - Andy Knights

Where do we head to ski and snowboard when we're after a genuine North American mountain experience with space to breathe, acres to roam and a real town to take it easy in when we've had our fill of the goods? We consult our little black book of lesser-known favourites which are less about modern...

Aspen 12 November 2018

Winter Season 18/19 Has Arrived!

30th November 2018 - Vicky Bamford

Winter 18/19 has begun, the lifts are turning and the daily updates are coming in as thick and fast as the snow is falling. We couldn't be more excited! Here's how our resorts are shaping up after a week or two of operations.​ View this post on Instagram 17-22" in the past 48 hours and no looking...

James Rivers Snowbasin Scenic WaveJames Rivers Powder Mountain & Snowbasin Trip 2018

Powder Mountain - Perfect for a Half Term Ski Adventure

16th November 2018 - James Rivers

Last winter Rupert and I went to take a look at the latest additions to our USA programme. Affectionately known by the locals as Pow Mow, we were expecting an extreme, steep and deep experience, maybe just one for the grown-ups. But we discovered the resort of Powder Mountain , and its neighbour...

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...

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