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Petite Face Nord of the Aiguille Rouge

This is a route on the north side of the Aiguille rouge in Les Arc. I skied it with the UCPA program Pente forte. We had good snow, but the decent doesn’t compare with the decents on the east face which are much more interesting and scenic. 22 more words


GoPro - Skiing

I went skiing recently just after purchasing my shiny new GoPro, I made this film which I had so much fun making! I hope you like the track in the background too! 7 more words

Beautiful Banff, Skiing and Friends

We chose to visit Banff and the surrounding ski resorts in the Canadian Rockies for 3 and a half weeks as some friends of ours were out there doing ski seasons!   440 more words

Does skiing have a future?

It’s a short drive from Aviemore rail station to Cairn Gorm mountain. The road winds east through an ancient forest of scots pine trees; in spring, the trees are interspersed with a bright green carpet of bilberry and juniper. 2,606 more words


Dr Watson's feeling for snow

I first met Adam Watson a year ago, at a restaurant near his home in Deeside, a two-hour drive from Aviemore along the high, winding old military road that runs north of the Cairngorms, through Bridge of Brown, Tomintoul and the Lecht. 2,027 more words


Snowfall Analysis


This is a story about a deadly avalanche that killed a few skiers at Tunnel Creek in the Washington Cascades. While this story is lengthy, it keeps your attention going and makes you want to read the whole thing. 151 more words