The Northern Lights – Arctic Norway

We had never seen the northern lights nor even the southern lights in all our years of winter travel. Maybe a faint glow on...

Winter Walking on Ben Alder, Scotland Highlands

Scotland's Highlands is at their most beautiful when the Munro's and mountain tops are dusted in fresh snow. This winter the wet and and...

Snowboarding on Volcano Quetrupillan, Chile

I think this was my favourite volcano of the nine we snowboarded in Chile. It is located in a remote part of the Villarrica...

Classic Chamonix Ski touring – Aiguille du Midi to Col du...

After a long splitboard tour from Chamonix on Sunday we had a bit of a breather before hitting another fantastic route on Tuesday -...

Winter in Wanaka

Although the snow is rarely phenomenal, the scenery makes up for it in New Zealand. The picture below was a good 20cm powder day...

Hiking Lauca National Park, Chile

After we crossed into Chile we entered the stunning Lauca National Park. We hitched across  the borders no mans land then walked into the...

Video guide to the best off piste areas in Chamonix

Chamonix is an unusual skiing and snowboarding area as the resort consists of various places along the valley that are linked by the rather inconsistent...

Winter Hiking in Torres del Paine, Patagonia, Chile

This is a rather epic blog post about both just getting to and then exploring a rather incredible place even more so in the...

Snowboarding Volcanoes in Chile – The Movie

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xy3LDQelq9Y This is a Go Pro edit of us in Chile; hiking, splitboarding and snowboarding 9 Volcanoes across the country. We had every condition possible;...

Opening day 2013/14; Grands Montets – Chamonix

Not as much snow as opening day last year here in Chamonix, but still plenty of pillows to ski. We had a fun day...

Snowboarding in Bariloche, Patagonia

Bariloche is in the Lake District in Argentina. It is technically just north of Patagonia but the name Patagonia brings more evocative images for...

View from the Office, Chamonix

Storm brewing on Aiguille du Midi and the cable car for scale making a rapid retreat on left.