How to survive spring and live to ski another season

The resorts are quieter, seasonnaires have less work stress and more time to ski and board, the sun is out and we all want...

Tenjindaira, a big mountain Mecca for skiers and boarders in Japan

Over a decade ago I looked up a friend in Tokyo after a trip to Niseko and he suggested I catch the Shinkansen to...

5 tips to avoid back pain while on your ski holiday

It’s Friday afternoon and you're finalising the last details of a project you've been working overtime to finish. Your lower back and neck start...

Three ways to prevent common calf injuries while skiing

I want you to imagine you’re in Japan, it’s the last day of your seven day ski trip, your body is sore but it’s...

What a ski physio can personally tell you about pain and...

On a bluebird Monday morning in late August just after the last big dump of this season in Australia, my colleague and I were...

Whip it good! Neck injuries and pain on the slopes

Catching the Kosciuszko chair up over Friday Flat in Thredbo yesterday I watched the familiar sight of beginner snowboarders making their falling leaves and...

When a toddler and a toboggan meet Mt Baw Baw and...

Introducing your toddler to skiing and snowboarding starts with simple snow play. Colin Stephens took his toddler and a toboggan to Lake Mountain and...

Stuck in a ski rut? Sofa Ski Camp can fix that

I am the ultimate intermediate skier with really bad habits - or so I found out when I enrolled into Klaus Mair’s Sofa Ski...

How to take your dog on a ski holiday to Dinner...

What do you get when you combine your love of dogs with your quest for powdery snow? The best vacation you could imagine, writes...

The true cost of a budget ski trip? It’s not what...

It’s been a week since my 13 year old daughter and I had a last minute snow adventure in Australia. We waited until we...

One man’s intrepid tale of ski touring in Tajikistan

Dave, Rich and I held heads in hands over breakfast. We had of course known that at some point the vodka would chase us...

Mercedes Benz open a day lodge at Mt Buller for the...

We sent Robert Upe to check out the Mercedes Benz pop up lodge and hang with Scotty James, and he wasn't disappointed.  Mercedes-Benz has opened...

Skiing versus snowboarding, which is more dangerous?

The rivalry between skiers and snowboarders is longstanding. We all love a good argument about ‘which is better’ – but reaching an agreeable conclusion...

One man’s hilarious wrestling match with his ski boots

I watched my Dad putting on ski boots for the first time in decades while on holiday in Italy in February. The toll on...

The Snow Chasers guide to Nozawa Onsen snow resort in Japan

Jen and Mick, a.k.a The Snow Chasers, hit up Nozawa Onsen in Japan last season. This is their guide to Japan's most authentic feudal...

Which is better for Australians, the Epic or Ikon Pass?

In case you missed the memo, multi-day lift tickets are so 2014. No serious skier walks up to the ticket window and forks out $300-plus...
SNOWSBEST.COM SNOW FORECAST

Australia
Resort3 Day7 Day
Thredbo35 cm48 cm
Perisher31 cm44 cm
Charlotte Pass36 cm50 cm
Selwyn Snowfields34 cm52 cm
Hotham32 cm42 cm
Falls Creek36 cm46 cm
Mt Buller49 cm62 cm
Mt Baw Baw27 cm48 cm

Last updated - Sat, 25 May 2019 16:30:00 +0000

SNOWSBEST.COM SNOW FORECAST

New Zealand
Resort3 Day7 Day
Coronet Peak0 cm11 cm
The Remarkables1 cm31 cm
Cardrona0 cm21 cm
Treble Cone0 cm19 cm
Mt Hutt0 cm21 cm
Turoa0 cm4 cm
Whakapapa0 cm4 cm

Last updated - Sat, 25 May 2019 16:30:00 +0000

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