Splitboarding in the Arctic Circle – Lyngen Alps, Norway

If ever there was a feeling of floating through heaven then this was it. The plane dropped inbetween clouds offering glimpses of a land...

Splitboard touring to Loch Eanaich, Cairngorms, Scotland

The forecast looked promising for snow all week and it was set to be sunny on a Friday in the Cairngorms. Perfect opportunity to...

Splitboarding the wilds of Upper Svaneti – Georgia Pt2

The next part of our trip in Georgia involved leaving the resort far behind and travelling by splitboard to some remote villages in two...

Splitboard touring adventure in Georgia Pt1

Georgia might not be many people's choice of ski destination but the huge Caucasus mountains are rapidly growing a reputation in adventure travel circles...

Tetnuldi, Georgia – Reviewing Europe’s newest Ski Resort

Did skiing or snowboarding at Tetnuldi in Georgia, the newest Ski Resort in Europe live up to the promise? Mestia in Svaneti is...

Exploring the Monte Rosa Ski Area, Italy

The Cable car brazenly states "Freerider's Paradise", from where I press my face up to the scratched glass scanning the endless off piste bowls,...

Getting the most out of three days in Chamonix

It was the end of the 2014/15 ski season in a weeks time and we had just three days back in Chamonix to ski. It...

Splitboarding the length of Chile and Argentina

  Ski after ski we slowly slide uphill, all the time between the trees but gaining ground on our goal;  the remote peak of Volcan...

Splitboard attempt on Mt Blanc

Our attempt to splitboard Mt Blanc was all a bit last minute. It started on Saturday morning when the weather forecast looked good for...

Splitboarding: Five Pros and Cons

So the biggest new thing in winter sports is certainly not those pointless snow bikes but instead the much more exciting Splitboarding. Essentially a splitboard...

Why spring skiing in Chamonix is unbeatable!

Chamonix's last proper ski area closed for skiing and snowboarding yesterday. The final area to close each year is the Grands Montets which...

Ski Touring from the Aiguille du Midi on a glorious spring...

Here in chamonix the snow has continued melting fast. The snow line along the valley sides has been creeping up like the last light...