Category Archives: Skiing – General

Preparing to ski

Moving house and the aftermath meant that I missed two winters of skiing, so this year’s ski trip to Whistler in the new year is eagerly anticipated. In my previous post I looked back to the winter of 2010. Today’s … Continue reading

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Snow-bound

A ski holiday is always a lottery. You book the holiday weeks if not months ahead and hope. Hope that there will be a good depth of snow, up high and at resort level. Hope that the sun will shine … Continue reading

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Uphill Flying

They promised snow (again) overnight – and none appeared. My mind is however on places where there is most definitely snow. The Alps got off to a poor start this winter with very poor snow cover but as I write … Continue reading

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On the way up

A cold night last night, a ski holiday booked, and my mind is starting to tune into the delights of skiing. Riding up hill on a Chair Lift to start the next run down provides a grandstand view of the … Continue reading

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At One’s Feet

When I return to the same ski area, time and time again, it becomes harder to think of something new to find visually. Strangely the answer might be right in front of me, actually at my feet. Through the long … Continue reading

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On Piste Action Photography

My blog has reached a minor milestone today – this is my 250th Post. How many hours of work is that? I dare not think, nor tell my wife! I am a keen skier as those who follow this blog … Continue reading

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MountainScapes in Black and White

Skiers are privileged people – I keep reminding myself of that. We get to snow covered high places in the depths of winter that are unreachable to ordinary people, and often not easy to reach in summer either, as many … Continue reading

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