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  • Zermatt’s hotels renovating

    Several of Zermatt's leading hotels will reopen next winter after serious makeovers. There's also a new four-star hotel, the Matterhorn Focus, which will comprise eight suites, six junior suites and 11 double rooms. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • Saas Fee raises free child skiing age

    Saas Fee is the latest major ski area to increase the age limit up to which children ski free. Children visiting the resort will now be able to ski free up to their tenth birthday. Previously children paid for tickets from age seven. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • New chairlift and more snowmaking for Crans Montana

    Construction work has begun on a new Nationale Chairlift for Swiss resort Crans Montana. The new lift, which will be up and running for next winter, and will follow a longer route with its departure point level at the Marolires station to facilitate liaisons between the different sectors. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • Zermatt announces new lifts, runs and snowmaking

    Zermatt, which managed to increase snowfall and thus business last winter when lower resorts had a ‘challenging season', has announced a host of new lifts and runs. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • St. Anton adds Ladies Powder Weeks in January

    After the success of the initial Ladies Week, St. Anton am Arlberg will dedicate more weeks in January 2008 to the "Ladies Powder Weeks". Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • New Ischgl Fimbabahn will have heated seats

    This summer, Ischgl's Silvrettaseilbahn lift company is replacing the existing six-seater Fimbabahn cable car with a new eight-seater cable car with heated seats. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • Kitzbuhel with a new 8-seater

    Work has begun on what the lift company describe as a “long standing dream” at Kitzbuhel, replacing two old double chairs with one new state-of-the-art eight seater chair complete with pull-down weather protection hood. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • Kitzbuhel’s Ski Safari reaches 100% snow making cover

    New lifts in recent years have meant that Kitzbuhel's famous ski safari route can now be skied in either direction. For next season the famous Tyrolean resort has announced that the route will have complete snowmaking cover from start to finish. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • New six seater chair for Meribel

    Meribel in the world's largest ski area, France's Three Valleys, is building a new six-seater high speed chairlift ready for the coming winter. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • Hafjell follows new gondola installation with more upgrades

    Hafjell, one of the ski areas close to Norwegian Olympic resort Lillehammer, has several improvements planned for next winter as the resort's new gondola has opened up a multitude of opportunities. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • Alpe d’Huez goes hands free

    Alpe d'Huez ski area in France is the latest major resort to offer hands free lift tickets. The resort's 2007-8 season kicks off on December 1st when skiers and boarders buying tickets valid for two days or more will be able to buy a hands free ticket for a two Euro supplement. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • Serre Chevalier plans further 50 million euro spend

    Serre Chevalier in the Southern French Alps has announced plans to spend 50 million Euros on upgrades up to 2011, following initial investment since its acquisition by the Compagnie des Alpes (CDA). CDA reportedly views the area as a destination of significant importance, and following the substantial investment in the region's ski infrastructure, considerable growth is predicted to follow. Serre Chevalier already attracts 1.3m skier visits and claims to be the fourth largest ski area in France. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • Val Gardena quad count hits 27

    Italy's Val Gardena is upgrading another old chairlift this summer and will be able to offer its guests 27 quad chair lifts next winter, 13 of them high speed detachable lifts. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • New quad for Cortina

    Italy's most stylish resort, Cortina d'Ampezzo, has announced a new high speed quad chairlift, "Taiarezze-Malon," with a capacity of 1,200 people per hour will replace the old double chairlift "Taiarezze-Fedo" this winter. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • New SunKid conveyor lift is highest in Europe

    A new SunKid conveyor lift is the highest the company has installed to date. The Austrian resort of Kaprun installed the lift on its year round ski area on the Kitzsteinhorn glacier. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • Zillertal Arena announces improvements for 07-08

    The resorts of the lift-linked Zillertal Arena have announced a number of upgrades for visitors this winter. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • Megève wins Eco Award

    Megève Tourism has become the first French Tourist Office to be awarded the ISO 14001 international certification. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • Autumn powder at Tux

    The Hintertux Glacier in Austria is gearing up for Autumn when it will stage it's annual ‘Pow(d)er Weekend'. The event celebrate this rare remaining year-round glacier ski area, which offers more skiing 365 days a year than many smaller areas open each winter, changing operations from summer ski, to autumn ski, mode. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • Tignes opens this month for winter 07-08 season

    With fresh snow across the Alps, the leading French glacier resort of Tignes opens for its long 2007-8 season later this month, on 29th September. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • Rihanna to play Ischgl season opener

    Sexy singer Rihanna is to star in the legendary season opening concert in the glamorous ski resort of Ischgl, in the Austrian Tirol. Full Article

    17th August 2012

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