A hydro electric dam that was constructed in the 1950s led to the creation of two new settlements, namely Tignes Val Claret and Tignes les Broisses. Tignes Val Claret went on to become a popular skiing resort for high altitude skiing enthusiasts, and until now Tignes les Broisses, located lower down on the French Alps, has been living in the shadow of its neighbor. But not for too much longer, as a new name and an eco-friendly plan to transform this village will be getting underway shortly.
When looking for skiing resorts in Spain, there is one resort that stands out: the Baqueira Beret Ski Resort. As the largest of its kind in Spain, the Baqueira Beret Resort offers visitors picturesque landscapes blanketed in snow and a variety of activities that all skiing and snowboarding enthusiasts can enjoy no matter what their skill level is. Located in the idyllic Aran Valley, the resort is able to combine spectacular winter activities with breathtaking natural scenes and world class facilities.
The village of Megeve is a gem in the French Alps, and is not only a picturesque part of France with breathtaking slopes and facilities, but a playground for the rich and famous. Here, skiers can enjoy the best of both worlds: magnificent skiing opportunities, as well as luxury accommodation and excellent service.
When it comes to choosing a skiing holiday and booking your ski accommodation, there are usually so many options that you may not be able to decide which one to choose. We’ve included the reviews section to help you make that choice. Here you can read what other users have to say about the ski [...]
Moose Mountain Ski Resort, located just 10 km outside of Alaska’s Fairbanks, is well known as a lovely family ski area. Varied terrain and magnificent surroundings make Moose Mountain a ski destination for everyone. Well protected by prevailing winds from the northeast, the slopes receive plenty of sunlight during the day. When traveling in Alaska, [...]
A vacation at Badger Pass Ski Resort in Yosemite National Park, nestled in the Sierra Leone range, is an unforgettable experience. As the first designated ski area in California, families have been taking skiing vacations here for generations. Yosemite National Park is a perfect vacation spot all through the year and skiing here has been [...]
If you’re looking for a great family experience combined with fun and snow, look no further than Boreal Mountain Resort. The resort is easily accessed from anywhere in Northern California as well as Reno in Nevada. Simply take the Interstate 80, turn off on the Boreal/Castle Peak Exit and you’ll soon discover the ultimate family [...]
June Mountain, located in the Eastern Sierra near Mammoth Mountain, is a great ski area for skiers of all levels and age groups. Many families enjoy spending time together on the stunning white slopes and racing teams can be seen practicing on the mountain sides. So grab your winter woollies and head out to June [...]
Beaver Creek Resort is truly one of Colorado’s finest. With a great combination of luxury, convenience and truly breathtaking slopes, Beaver Creek is one of the state’s top resorts. It enjoys an average of 300 days of sunshine and 310 inches of annual snowfall, which combine to create some awesome skiing conditions. The resort’s summit [...]
Crested Butte Mountain Resort is about more than just skiing. It’s a place where you go to forget your worries and relax; a place where you’re surrounded by the sheer beauty of nature. Surrounded by National Forest land, the resort features spectacular views of the Elk Mountains, West Elks, Ruby Range and the Maroon Bells/Snowmass [...]