Winter

Huskies in Yllas

Crystal Ski adds Finnish resorts of Levi and Ylläs to its winter itinerary

Crystal Ski has added two ski resorts in Finland – Levi and Ylläs – to its existing range of Iso-Syöte, Pyha, Ruka and Salla. Both Levi and Ylläs sit comfortably within the Arctic Circle and are some of the northernmost ski resorts in the world. As well as ensuring excellent ski conditions, Levi and Ylläs’ […]

Le Grand Bornand

Diary of a ski trip: Le Grand Bornand/Chinaillon

Le Grand Bornand, about an hour from Geneva Airport, is perfect for a family ski holiday. There are plenty of green runs and nursery slopes, and easy rope pulls and short drag lifts for the children. New this year is Les Myrtilles – blueberries – which runs from the top […]

Sun Peaks

Crystal Ski adds Sun Peaks to portfolio

Crystal Ski has added the Sun Peaks Resort in British Columbia in Canada to its portfolio, going on sale from March 15. Sun Peaks is located in the interior of the province and receives on average nearly six metres of light, dry, ‘easy-to-ski’ powder snow every winter. It’s the second […]

The Three Peaks

Canazei: Great skiing, taken as red

A first look at the Canazei piste map can be a little daunting. A network of red runs with not a blue run in sight – the paste map doesn’t offer much help as there are no route numbers to guide you. The make-up of the runs by popular consent […]