Showing posts from August, 2011

Avoriaz- official lift opening dates.

Avoriaz Official Lift Opening dates for season 2011/2012 10th December 2011 until 22nd April 2012. Bring it on!!

How Green Can Skiing in Morzine be?

Truth be told- Skiing ain't a very "green" pastime, however, as much criticism has leveled at the industry as a whole we are at last seeing some movement in the right direction. Besides our own contributions to CoolEarth , this season in Morzine sees more than 30 chalets signed up to a new voluntary programme to reduce water and energy consumption in collaboration with muchbetteradventures (website championing sustainable travel) and which has received backing from independent charity, The Travel Foundation. The charity have their own ongoing Make Snowsports Greener campaign where they advise resorts on how to make savings of up to 25 percent on utility bills. Full Report.