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So They Think It's All Over - Skiing In April & May

So They Think It’s All Over – Skiing In April & May

March 25, 2013 |  by Phil Smith  |  Snow Reports, Uncategorized

I always knew the skiing in April was good but never realized that more snow fell on the upper slopes in Tignes in April over the past four seasons then both December and January and only slightly less then February and March.

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Courmayeur Backcountry Day 5

March 16, 2013 |  by Phil Smith  |  Snow Reports

Phil Smith, Director of Snoworks Ski Courses reports from the final day of the Courmayeur Backcountry. Another epic day.

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Snoworks All-Mountain Ski Courses - Open Skills For An Open Environment

Snoworks All-Mountain Ski Courses – Open Skills For An Open Environment

March 9, 2013 |  by Phil Smith  |  Article

Phil Smith, director of Snoworks explains why book on a Snoworks all-mountain ski course.

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Vanoise All-Terrain Safari - March 23rd 2013

Vanoise All-Terrain Safari – March 23rd 2013

March 5, 2013 |  by Phil Smith  |  Resorts, iSKI Courses

In this day and age most skiers seem to be obsessed with doorstep skiing. The need to step out the hotel, take 5 steps and put your skis on. True this has great advantages but are you missing out on so much more?

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Snow Report Tignes Backcountry 1st March 2013

March 2, 2013 |  by Phil Smith  |  Snow Reports

Phil Smith, director of Snoworks All-Mountain Ski Courses, reports on another epic day from Tignes. With 6 groups of varying ability and experience taking in Pays Desert, Col Pers, Couloir de la Table d'Orientation, Pisteurs Couloir, Arcelle, Spatule, Couloirs de La Grande Balme North Face of The Borsat.

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