Ski Safari Blog

Jade at the Highland Bowl, Aspen Snowmass

Deep December Powder in Aspen Snowmass

29th January 2016 - Jade Pritchard

I've snowboarded across Europe and I'm possibly the most patriotic ‘non-Canadian’ Canadian imaginable having lived there for two years, but my only experience of the USA before this trip was a long weekend in Whitefish, Montana. Aspen conjured up images of fur clad women wearing Chanel sunglasses...

Ski Safari & Snow-Camp #5now

Ski Safari donates £50,000 to launch Snow-Camp Bristol

19th January 2016 - Tara Rogers

In June 2015 Snow-Camp, the innovative youth charity, launched its #5now fundraising campaign . The aim? To change the lives of 5000 inner-city young people by expanding their programme to five new cities across the UK. As we enter our 20th anniversary year, we're proud to announce a £50,000...

Ski Resolutions - Ski South Korea

New Year's Resolutions for Skiers

15th January 2016 - Craig Charley

If you're looking for ideas for your 2016 ski holiday, take inspiration from our New Year's Ski Resolutions! We asked round the office to find out what our team of skiers and boarders think should be on your to-do list in 2016. We've rounded up some exciting ideas and tips for all abilities, from...

Last Frontier Ski Safari Block

Christmas Powder Hunting

30th December 2015 - Craig Charley

Before downing tools on Christmas Eve, we published a round-up of the top 15 resorts in North America for early season snowfall. Of course, now we're back in the office everything has changed! We've also seen our Asian and European resorts catch up with North America. Find out which resorts made it...

Nozawa Onsen, Japan

Go East, (not quite so) young man!

23rd December 2015 - Richard Rice

Having ‘gone west’ as a young man and skied all over Canada and the USA, I was keen to see what ‘the east’ had to offer a now slightly older young man and my family! In early 2015 I travelled with my wife and our two kids through China, South Korea and Japan, not just to ski, but to ski where we...

Mammoth Mountain - Snow Thanks

Winter Has Arrived

27th November 2015 - Craig Charley

November - or should it be Snowvember? - what an incredible month of snow. Pre-season has beaten all expectations and with most resorts now open, the snow continues to fall heavily. If December is anywhere near as good as November, we could be looking at a very deep winter. USA California Last...

Breckenridge Town and Slopes at Night © Jeff Scroggins

Christmas in Breckenridge, Colorado

25th November 2015 - Craig Charley

Breckenridge is one of our favourite Christmas destinations, and this video explains why. With many schools breaking up early for Christmas 2016, the USA makes a tempting option. Here is a taster of what you can expect: Video of Christmas in Breckenridge, Colorado Christmas in Breckenridge,...

Keystone Tree Skiing - © Russell Carlton

North America November Powder Alert

12th November 2015 - Craig Charley

We've been debating all summer what impact El Niño might have on this season's snowfall. While many predict the greatest season ever, others urge caution. As resorts across North America start to open, it's so far so good... It is still early days but the signs of a cold winter with impressive...

Ski Safari Team Photo June 2015

Ski Safari Highest Rated UK Tour Operator Once Again

16th September 2015 - Craig Charley

Last year, after receiving the highest rating of all UK tour operators scored in the Ski Club of Great Britain's Consumer Research Survey with an excellent Net Promoter Score of 66, we promised to do our best to score even higher and to be rated top again. We are proud and delighted to say that we'...