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Squeeze a ski weekend in late this season with Ski Club Freshtracks
Squeeze a ski weekend in late this season with Ski Club Freshtracks
Four-day weekend? Sounds like the perfect excuse for a cheeky ski weekender. The Freshtracks team give you the inside scoop.
Vail, Colorado - epic skiing with a luxury twist
Vail, Colorado - epic skiing with a luxury twist
Leg two of Chris Madoc-Jones' North American ski season took him to the glitz and glamour of Vail. But which was more impressive - the world-famous terrain or the town itself?
The Rise of the On-Snow Festival
The Rise of the On-Snow Festival
As festival season approaches we take a closer look at winter music festivals and why you might choose one over a summer event in the UK.
Make the most of your long weekend with Ski Club Freshtracks
Make the most of your long weekend with Ski Club Freshtracks
Four-day weekends don't happen often, once a year usually. Capitalise on the Easter weekend with a Ski Club Freshtracks holiday!
Beaver Creek, Colorado - skiing at its luxury best
Beaver Creek, Colorado - skiing at its luxury best
The first stop on Chris Madoc-Jones' ski tour of North America took him to Beaver Creek, one of Colorado's top ski resorts. After eight days and having skied with lots of locals - here's the insiders view:
True Touring: Hut-To-Hut
True Touring: Hut-To-Hut
Hut-to-hut is ski touring in its truest form. But it's not just for experts, as long as you have some touring experience under your belt, multi-day routes are more than achievable!
Chase the powder all the way to the Alps with Freshtracks
Chase the powder all the way to the Alps with Freshtracks
All these reports of fresh snow got you itching to get out to the mountains?
Ski Club partner with the Foreign Office on their #SkiSafe campaign
Ski Club partner with the Foreign Office on their #SkiSafe campaign
Foreign Office partner with Ski Club of GB to urge winter sports enthusiasts to #SkiSafe this season
3 Free Peak Season Ski Club Essentials
3 Free Peak Season Ski Club Essentials
Utilise these 3 free ways in which the Ski Club can help enhance your holiday - all you need is a smartphone and access to the internet!
La Plagne: Something For Everyone
La Plagne: Something For Everyone
La Plagne is good news for early season skiers says Alf Alderson
Versatile VT, Early Season Snow in The 3 Valleys
Versatile VT, Early Season Snow in The 3 Valleys
Alf Alderson checks out the early season conditions at France's highest resort.
After all this early snowfall, there's no better time to book your December Freshtracks holiday!
After all this early snowfall, there's no better time to book your December Freshtracks holiday!
If you're desperate to make the most of one of the best spells of early season snow in many years, then one of the following seven December Freshtracks holidays is bound to be for you.
Chemmy Alcott's five favourite resorts
Chemmy Alcott's five favourite resorts
We all have our own favourite places to go skiing. But what about for four-time Winter Olympian and Ski Club Ambassador Chemmy Alcott?
Summer in Les 2 Alpes
Summer in Les 2 Alpes
Glacier skiing, mountain biking, walking, swimming, rock climbing, golf, tennis... The list of what's possible in Les 2 Alpes over the summer is a long one, as the Ski Club's Content Editor Chris Madoc-Jones discovered in July:
Head to the French Alps this winter with Ski Club Freshtracks
Head to the French Alps this winter with Ski Club Freshtracks
With all this talk of summer snow it has reminded us here at Ski Club Freshtracks of just how close the winter season is! And with five fantastic holidays to Les 2 Alpes why not visit the resort with its snowy mid-winter coat on?
Summer in the Norwegian Fjords
Summer in the Norwegian Fjords
With new flights, summer skiing and some of the world's most spectacular scenery, a summer holiday to the Hardangerfjord region of Norway promises an easily-accessible outdoor adventure, as the Ski Club's Content Editor Chris Madoc-Jones found out back in June:
Freshtracks 2016/17 holidays to remain fixed at pre-Brexit prices all season
Freshtracks 2016/17 holidays to remain fixed at pre-Brexit prices all season
Over 190 Freshtracks holidays are now on sale and those of you concerned about any potential ramifications from the Brexit vote need not worry - our prices are fixed for the entire winter!

General news

7 tips for protecting your skin this winter
7 tips for protecting your skin this winter
We've partnered up with the UK's leading skin cancer charity, Melanoma UK, to provide some expert advice about taking care of your skin on the slopes this winter.
Top 12 Tips for Preventing Ski Injuries
Top 12 Tips for Preventing Ski Injuries
Get the most from the slopes. Our partners at Wimbledon Clinics give us their 12 top tips to make the most of your ski or snowboard holiday and stay injury-free this winter.
Meet the man who designs ski resorts
Meet the man who designs ski resorts
No fewer than 370 ski areas have been developed with the help of Ecosign, the company founded by Paul Mathews, the architect of Sochi. Ben Clatworthy spoke to the Canadian to find out how to create a...