I’m keeping this simple. Real simple folks. I gave myself the task of giving you a 1,000 word rundown of the northern hemisphere snow season that’s full of the things you need to know and all the links but light on the marketing fluff. And without sounding like a total tool, I’ve been to about 90 per cent of the places I’ve listed so I am not cutting and pasting this either.
It will be a fascinating year industry-wise. Will the Vail Resorts pass deal counter the renewed strength of the Greenback? Is Canada set for a surge given it still remains close to parity with the Pacific Peso? How much snow will the predicted big El Nino bring to North America? And will people desert Niseko after an unnamed blogger recently slagged the place off …
Treble Cone, NZ has already had 55cm of snow. Saddle up! (Pic: Treble Cone)
A good place to start – in so many ways and on so many levels. After years of writing about an industry that has at times enlightened, occasionally frustrated but invariably enveloped I’ve finally decided to get my thoughts together on my own blog.