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Catch up with our latest ski blog as the season comes to an end in the Northern Hemisphere.STYLE ALTITUDE now has 8 (and counting) awards for our Ski Blog and the coveted accolade of BEST SKI & SNOWBOARD PUBLICATION UK, 2020 Fitness & Nutrition Awards.
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Our Road Trip to Los Canos de Meca in Spain became a Road Drip with epic rain for nearly the whole three day drive. If only we'd had half that precipitation as snow during the winter in the Alps...
As so often happens in April one day we can be ski touring early in the morning in perfect spring snow and the next taking cycling up to the snow covered cols that may or may not be open
What a difference a few kilometres make. With little fresh snow in Serre Che, Montgenevre, 11km as the crow flies, scored 30cm and Claviere next door Italy had nigh on 40cm...
10,000 steps a day? Pah. Try ski touring up a mountain and skiing down in technical conditions. Yesterday we met a group all over 85, proof that ski touring helps you live to a ripping old age...
Over the years we've travelled to and from our home in the Hautes Alpes many times. But which is the best way and the cheapest to travel, the tunnel or the ferry, as both have their advantages?
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