Ski Safari Blog

Jay Peak - Top of Ariel Tram

Ten essential East Coast experiences you have to try

22nd January 2014 - Tara Rogers

In early December, three intrepid Ski Safari employees and keen skiers, Sheila Martin, Natasha O'Mahony and Maggie Jago road tested our New England Ski Safari.Their seven day ski and shop itinerary kicked off with a city stay in Boston and then Sunday River, Jay Peak and Killington. They've shared...

Åre and Trysil Trip Report - Vargen

Åre & Trysil road trip

18th December 2013 - Vicky Bamford

Andy and Sam from our Scandinavia sales team took some fantastic video footage on their recent whirlwind trip to Trysil in Norway, and Åre in Sweden. They enjoyed early season powder and checked out all the properties we feature in both resorts, as well as investigating some potential new additions...

Matt 10 years

A decade of headaches

11th December 2013 - Tara Rogers

From Ski Extras guru to our very own Ski Safari Dalai Lama, Matt Pavitt this week celebrated a decade of headaches trying to keep us motley crew on track in the office. As a thank you for his ten years’ service and dedication, The Boss in Bali sent him a rather dashing blue Berghaus jacket to sport...

Rupert 10 years

You get more for murder

18th November 2013 - Tara Rogers

This week we celebrated a decade of dedication in the shape of Rupert Hatfield’s 10 years’ service at Ski Safari. The occasion was marked with a glass of fizz and as a thank you, The Boss treated Rupert to a rather lovely espresso machine, which will become a permanent fixture of the new house that...

Classic Colorado Ski Safari Trip Report

All-new and All-American - Classic Colorado Ski Safari

3rd June 2013 - James Rivers

Rupert and I headed off for this year’s Ski Safari adventure again in April, this time to focus on the smaller western resort towns in Colorado. After a night in Denver to break the journey (Tip: Jet-Lag…don’t fight it!) we were on the road for 4am. I love these road trips now as much as the skiing...

Vicky and Vincent in Geilo at Half Term

Go Geilo - five reasons to visit at half term

26th February 2013 - Vicky Bamford

I spent my winter seasons in France staying well away from the slopes during half term, watching the ant-farms crawling from a safe distance! But now, as mum to a five year old, I have no choice. Last week I ventured with my son, Vincent, to Geilo, Norway for the half term holiday with my sisters...

Sheila & Sandra Snowmobiling in Norway

A snapshot of Norway

23rd December 2012 - Sheila Martin

I'm sold on Norway following my trip to sample three of our resorts there at the beginning of this month... Norway is a new and exciting Ski Safari destination this season and Sandra and I were fortunate enough to visit three out of our five resorts there early in December - Geilo, Hemsedal and...

Iceland Stopover - Dre & Queenie

A truly remarkable Iceland stopover!

13th December 2012 - Andrea Selig

Adding Iceland to our programme in the form of a stopover to the US was a new and exciting venture for Ski Safari this season. And of course somebody had to make the sacrifice and go out there for a bit of research – a task Victoria and myself bravely volunteered for. OK who am I kidding? It was a...