World’s largest indoor ski slopes to open in Shanghai

China hasn't let it's lack of viable snow covered ski mountains prevent it from hosting the 2022 Winter Olympics. The country is now working...

The Remarkables extends their New Zealand 2018 ski season

The Remarkables announces an extension of their ski season after recent spring snow falls with some more to come. All lifts will be operational until...

Red’s new ski in ski out The Josie Hotel opens in...

Red Mountain sits on Canada's famed British Columbia powder highway and is a secret gem for those who like their mountains steep and deep...

Elite Havens luxe villa company acquires Niseko Boutiques

  Everyone's favourite beach villa company, Elite Havens, has expanded into the world of snow with the acquisition of Niseko Boutiques 17 snow chalets in...

Coronet Peak extends ski season in New Zealand

Coronet Peak in Queenstown has extended the ski season by one week off the back of great snowfall in spring, continued cold temperatures and...

When girls aren’t pretty or thin enough to ski or snowboard

WHEN I was five I did ballet in the local church hall. I would dress up in my blush pinks and pirouette with what...

Mt Buller mourns the loss of mountain legend Hans Grimus

The Mt Buller community is today celebrating the life and mourning the passing of mountain pioneer and legend Hans Grimus, aged 78. Hans, owner of...

The death of Mt Buller après as we know it is...

It's the end of a long party era for Mt Buller lovers of the iconic Kooroora hotel at the end of this season. Yes, the...

The Canadian ski resort for sale for less than a Sydney...

Got a spare CA$1.7million? Then do us all a favour and purchase Mt Timothy ski area in Canada's British Columbia. The ski area boasts 266...

20 hilarious snowmen from New Zealand’s snow storm

Queenstown got snow, a lot, and the locals went crazy building snow men that would haunt you in your sleep.  Local, Shaun Foster, posted his...

New Zealand just got the storm of their ski season, in...

Queenstown and Wanaka are under lockdown today with a surprise spring powder snow storm that has already delivered over 30 centimetres on the ski...

Camp in an ‘igloo’ and ski tour New Zealand’s backcountry

First Tracks Wanaka is pleased to announce that the Geo Dome Heli Camp has been set up in the McKerrow Range as a base...

Mt Buller to auction off Blue Bullet chairs for top bidders

Buller Ski Lifts will auction 61 chairs from the Blue Bullet chairlift ahead of the lift’s retirement at the end of the 2018 snow...

When ski town life leads to depression or worse

Few in search of paradise in ski towns think they will, instead, find the black dog lurking in the woods waiting to pounce and...

Alterra Mountain Company to acquire Crystal Mountain Resort

The Ikon Pass got bigger overnight with the announcement of the acquisition of Crystal Mountain Resort in Washington state in the USA. Crystal Mountain...

Skiers to experience new 8 seat gondola at SilverStar this winter

SilverStar in Canada is now home to a new 8-seater gondola in time for the northern winter. The new gondola, launched during summer, is...