Category: Outdoors & adventure

Where to find the best ski in ski out chalets 1

Where to find the best ski in ski out chalets

My guest blogger Richard Sinclair is the founder of Sno, the UK’s fastest-growing ski holidays and ski deals company. He came up with a great idea for a blog for the best ski-in, ski-out chalets....

Watches to wear skiing this winter 0

Watches to wear skiing this winter

I’m not sure whether I’d ever considered matching a watch with a skiing holiday, but, when you come to think about it, it’s not such a bad idea. I’ve a watch for daily wear...

Kit review: Skiing ‘Helmet Hugger’ 2

Kit review: Skiing ‘Helmet Hugger’

My snowboarding helmet is highly functional and practical – and it has saved my head from a bad knock on many occasions. It is also comfortable and as it’s black it goes with most...

Do your bit at a ski resort clean up 0

Do your bit at a ski resort clean up

Thousands of skiers and snowboarders descending on Scotland’s ski resorts every winter can leave a bit of a mess. And every summer, the Ski Club of Great Britain calls on generous volunteers to help...

Kit review: Jack Wolfskin waterproof jacket 0

Kit review: Jack Wolfskin waterproof jacket

Don’t ask me why, but I have long coveted a Jack Wolfskin jacket. It could be the name… I like the sound of “wolfskin”! But more likely, it’s the logo. I love the wolf...

Courchevel for the budget conscious skier 0

Courchevel for the budget conscious skier

Courchevel? One of the hottest ski resorts in the Three Valleys area of France? The top Alpine resort that is a regular haunt of the rich and famous? Yes, that’s the place! And last...