Night view of piste groomer above Samoens, Grand Massif, French Alps.

Perfect Piste Grooming

August 19, 2014 Written by

We join the piste-grooming teams as they begin the highly-skilled task of preparing the slopes for another day skiing.

winter canyoning

Winter Canyoning

March 21, 2016 Written by

Try winter canyoning as part of a multi-activity holiday in the Luchon area in the French Pyrenees with The Adventure Creators adventure holiday specialists.

snowshoeing, Manigod, Les Aravis


August 19, 2014 Written by

Simply Savoie’s snowshoe walks leader Mark Tennent gives us the snowshoe basics - technique, equipment and other tips for the beginner.

Dog-sledding teams with passengers, Vallée d'Abondance


August 18, 2014 Written by

When you feel the call of the wild nothing campares to the sensation of gliding silently through a snowy landscape behind an eager team of sled-dogs.


Traverse of the Chartreuse

August 18, 2014 Written by

Experience a six-day snowshoeing adventure traversing the Chartreuse, the stunning limestone massif and Natural Regional Park in the French Alps.

Frozen waterfall with ice climber.

All About Ice-Climbing

August 18, 2014 Written by

Ice-climbing is a challenging but accessible sport which is possible during the coldest winter months in the Alps. A beginners' guide by specialists Undiscovered Alps.