Author Archives for Roger Moss

About Roger Moss

Owner and Editor of MountainPassions, Roger is a journalist and photographer with more than 30 years’ professional experience producing illustrated ski and travel editorial features for magazines and location photography for travel guides, both in the UK and overseas. He regularly writes resort reviews for other ski websites and tour operators as well as ski and mountain features for newspapers and magazines worldwide.

View of two skiers looking at spectacular mountain scenery

Albiez Montrond

September 22, 2015 11:23 am Published by Comments Off on Albiez Montrond

Proving that small can be beautiful, Albiez offers traditional family skiing amid truly dazzling scenery, with easy access to extra terrain in nearby Les Sybelles.

Alpe d'Huez - Best European Ski Resort 2019

Alpe d’Huez

August 10, 2014 5:13 pm Published by Comments Off on Alpe d’Huez

Sunshine guaranteed on this south-facing plateau in the Grandes Rousses Massif. Known for its vertical drops and the longest piste in the world.

Mountain views, skiers on piste, Areches-Beaufort


August 11, 2014 10:48 am Published by Comments Off on Arêches-Beaufort

Arêches-Beaufort ski station and authentic village in the unspoilt Beaufortain region of the Alps.


July 15, 2015 7:05 pm Published by Comments Off on Argentière

The small ski resort of Argentière is situated in the heart of the Chamonix Valley. Expert skiers come here for its off-piste skiing on Les Grand Montets. Skiers based in Chamonix can access the slopes via the free shuttle bus.

Avoriaz - Best European Ski Resorts 2019 - Top 10


August 11, 2014 11:09 am Published by Comments Off on Avoriaz

High altitude ski-in ski-out, car-free resort in the Portes du Soleil. Varied terrain for intermediates, plenty for advanced skiers and fantastic for boarders. Lively nightlife.



August 11, 2014 11:25 am Published by Comments Off on Brides-les-Bains

Situated in the Trois-Vallées (the world's biggest ski area), Brides-les-Bains offers great accommodation choices at low cost.

Cauterets and the view over the Pyrenees.


August 7, 2014 3:08 pm Published by Comments Off on Cauterets

A well-planned selection of groomed pistes served by an efficient lift system will appeal to recreational family skiers looking for a relaxed, uncomplicated experience.

Chamonix - European Best Ski Resorts 2018 - Top 15

Chamonix Mont Blanc

January 22, 2015 11:10 am Published by Comments Off on Chamonix Mont Blanc

Modern skiing was born in the Chamonix Valley, and now it’s world famous among serious skiers - find out why.

Gondola at Chamrousse with Grenoble beneath.


August 11, 2014 11:36 am Published by Comments Off on Chamrousse

Popular resort just 30km from Grenoble, offering family fun on enjoyable & varied terrain, including extensive cross-country trails.