Saturday, 16 February 2019

Maurienne Off Piste Improvers 2019

The first week of February saw this year's Off Piste Improvers course running in the Maurienne valley.

After a cloudy and snowy start hiding in the trees on day 1, day 2 gave us this:



Powder & sun? Why not...

The rest of the week continued in a very similar vein:





Many thanks to Peter & Kate, Malcolm & Judy, Ann and Sarah for a great week - see you next winter!

Saturday, 9 February 2019

3 Valleys Powder extravaganza

As seems to be a theme this winter I am running way behind with the blog (not to mention answering my emails...!). A couple of weeks ago I was skiing with a team of mountain medics, and despite some wild weather at times and spicy avalanche conditions we have managed to do some great (and relatively safe) skiing:

Some good days to go high:


And some great days for hiding in the trees!:





Thanks to HernĂ n, Stu, Colin, Bill, Ben & Morne for a great week - see you next winter!