Category - Postcard from Val

Ski Tip’s regular blog including weekly ‘Postcards from Val’, weather updates, and video tips

Picnicking on the Grand Pre' and enjoying the spendid views

March 10,2017

Hot, Hot. Hot Summer has arrived in Val. Temperatures have hit +12°C (54°F) on the slopes yesterday and today was slightly less hot. I love that the...

Old Val village - looking like the old days

March 7, 2017

My friend the YSE photographer ventured out into the blizzard to take this photo of the old village of Val which is just behind the church. If you...

Val slopes midday  today

March 5, 2017

More snow!! The storm that raged yesterday morning calmed in the afternoon and ski lifts were able to reopen. The visibility was horrid but the snow...

Bellevarde Face looking good

March 3, 2017

Weather update: Well the ‘ides of March’ are definitely upon us. The weather has been all over the place. Above are 2 photos, the upper...

Tree skiing in Val d'isere

March 1, 2017

We got the snow we were promised! We woke up to 20cm (8in) in town and 45cm (18in) on the upper slopes with up to a metre (3 1/3) feet piled up in...

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