I skied Japan before you did, no really, I did

After 10 days skiing in Japan for the first time in almost a decade, one thing has become obvious. Everyone skied Japan before you...

Ski Club Med next season for less with early bird offer

This month, Club Med is helping Australians make the most of their annual leave and save more on the holidays of their dreams, by...

Telluride joins the Epic Pass for seven days of skiing

Vail Resorts and Telluride Ski & Golf jointly announced today that the Telluride Ski Resort will join the industry-leading Epic Pass in a long-term...

The new Ikon 23 resort season pass to rival the Epic...

Hold onto your helmets, people. You can now ride 23 resorts including Aspen, Jackson, Alta, Snowbird, Mammoth, Steamboat, Squaw on the one season lift...

Backcountry Hakuba with Steve Lee – and two Everest legends

Fresh powder snow. It’s the mystical magic gift of nature that many seasoned skiers and boarders dream of. The reality however is that genuine...

10 Signs You’re an Aussie Skier/Boarder Abroad

It's no secret that us Aussies love our snow sports and will travel far and wide to do it. You'll find us swamping Japan...

Volcano erupts near Japanese ski resort, avalanche claims life

Skiers at Kusatsu-Shirane in Gunmo Prefecture on Japan's main island have been injured from a volcanic eruption and resulting avalanche that has caused at least...

Shaun White scores perfect 100 at Snowmass World Cup

I'm not even sure how multiple judges see the same run and with no conferring with each other, score 100% for all elements of...

Move over Vail, Aspen’s 12 resort company just announced

The joint venture between Crown and Company (owners of Aspen Snowmass) and KSL  of 12 resorts in North America finally has a name with...

Another week another storm of the century in European Alps

Last week saw 10 000 lucky skiers and boarders 'stranded' in Cervinia, Italy, this week 12 000 are 'stuck' in Zermatt Switzerland after a...

Britt Cox wins Gold at the Calgary World Cup moguls

Australia's mogul queen, Britt Cox, wins gold at the Calgary FIS World Cup, the third last event before PyeongChang. Cox qualified fourth for the first...

Europe won the snow wars this week with mega snowfalls

If you didn't know Europe has just been pounded by a mega snow storm then you must have been looking at the east coast...

14 things that will surprise Aussies skiing in the USA

Humans are odd and the world is too. If you're skiing in the USA some things are odder than others. Just like Australia's Vegemite,...

Relive the SnowsBest year that was 2017

On the eve of 2018 we look back at the blog posts that gave you all the feels. Here's our Top 20 of 2017...

10 new year resolutions for skiers and boarders

If you ski or snowboard and you're the kind to make New Year's resolutions then here's a list just for you for 2018. May...

An ode to Japan’s mega December snowfall to make you salivate

Japan must have been doing something right recently because they sure as hell have been rewarded with record snowfalls of metres, yes multiple metres,...