Gordon Porteous looks across the Argentiere Glacier, Chamonix, April 2017

Human Aspects of Avalanche Safety - Planning Ahead

The final part of the series looks at some of the things that we can do to avoid the traps and improve how we operate in the backcountry.
Spring skiing in Lech, March 2018

The Easter Snow Report – 2nd April 2018

Get that SPF slathered on, as this week sees the re-emergence of the sun. We've missed it! Here come the goggle tans.
Map of Switzerland Avalanche Risk March 2018

The Easter Snow Report - 26th March 2018

Easter has arrived in force, ushered in by a few days of unexpectedly nice weather. So what does the rest of Easter have in store?
Powder Face Shots in Verbier

The Snow Report March 19th 2018

The abundance of fresh powder and snowclouds this week could easily be mistaken for a wintery January scene. It's technically spring, so what has the weather got in store?
Meteo France Avalanche Bulletin 12th March 2018

The Snow Report 12th March 2018

With Storm Emma / Evie behind us and spring creeping up, what can we expect from the weather in these quieter weeks? Lets see if the spring snow and weather is playing ball.
Powder turns in St Anton Feb 2018

The Snow Report 26th February 2018

In case you missed it... it's blooming cold this week! So this week we're including some health advice before delving into the weather.
Couloir skiing in Courchevel with gap students

The Snow Report 19th February 2018

So were our predictions correct? Did the snow survive the chaos of half-term?
Verbier snow depths

The Snow Report 5th February 2018

There's been plenty of interesting weather these past few weeks across the UK and Europe - but what does that mean for the snowpack this week?