News from Europe

Check out all the latest happenings at Europe ski resorts, from new lifts to terrain expansions, in addition to Europe weather forecasts, photo galleries, infographics and current events skiers and mountain travelers should know about. Stay up-to-date on Europe ski resort news and events by clicking on articles from the list below or page through to see Europe coverage from the entire ski season.
Go Global: Mountain Collective New Additions - ©Paul Morrison

Go Global: Mountain Collective New Additions

The Mountain Collective adds New Zealand destinations to its season pass. Full Article

Lara Gut, queen of Val d'Isère - ©valdisere.com

Lara Gut, queen of Val d'Isère

Winner of the downhill after her victory in the super-combined, the Swiss stole the show over the weekend at the Criterium de la Premiere Neige.

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60th criterium de la première neige : Hirsher and Muffat-Jeandet on home snow - ©valdisere.com

60th criterium de la première neige : Hirsher and Muffat-Jeandet on home snow

What a start to the 60th anniversary of the Critérium de la Première Neige ! Marcel Hischer won the giant slalom ahead of Felix Neureuther. Victor Muffat-Jeandet took third place for his first home podium.

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  • Police Investigate Death of Child

    Italian police are looking into the death of a 12-year-old Israeli boy on holiday with his parents at the Italian resort of Cervinia. A police spokesman said the boy collided iwth a ski lift and suffered from severe head trauma - dying later at a hospital in Torino. Full Article

    3rd January 2007

  • New Snow in Switzerland

    Switzerland continues to be marginally the best nation in Europe for snow cover with several of the highest areas including the Gstaad 3000 glacier, Saas Fee and Zermatt all reporting up to five feet of snow on higher slopes. The snow is continuing to fall but as with other areas of the Alps, conditions are stormy with strong winds leading to lift closures and in some cases (Notably Crans Montana) entire ski areas having to close. Full Article

    3rd January 2007

  • Healthy Snowfalls in French Alps

    Fresh snow has been falling across the French Alps boosting depth on upper slopes and providing enough to open ski runs down to resort level at some areas that had been struggling. Full Article

    2nd January 2007

  • Snow in Austria Helps Kitzbühel

    Light to moderate snow is falling across Germany, Austria and elsewhere in the Alps this week, bringing a much needed boost to slopes maintained from a healthy snowfall three weeks ago and since topped up by machine made snow. Full Article

    2nd January 2007

  • Sierra Nevada Buried in White

    A fairly big, but particularly chilly winter storm that lashed the Bay Area with high winds and rain moved into the Sierra Nevada overnight and left behind a glistening white present - more than two feet of fresh snow in some lucky places. Full Article

    27th December 2006

  • Mixed Reports From the French Slopes

    France has the most mixed bag of resort reports from the current varied snow conditions in the Alps. In most cases it's resorts with higher, particularly north facing, slopes that offer the most open terrain. Low temperatures have helped to preserve pre-Christmas snow falls on higher slopes, but whilst temperatures remain below zero and the sun keeps shining, conditions feel great, but more new snow would help. Full Article

    27th December 2006

  • Italy (Most of it) Open For Skiing

    Most of Europe's major ski areas were able to open all or most of their runs and lifts for Christmas and plan to again for the coming New Year holiday, but in some cases a lack of snowfall continues to leave snow depths thin. Full Article

    27th December 2006

  • Andorra Makes Snow

    Andorra's ski areas are battling to get snow on their slopes - using snow guns to compensate where mother nature has failed to deliver the white stuff. Full Article

    27th December 2006

  • Swiss Snow Cover "Above Average"

    Swiss resorts seem to be faring the best from the current "Challenging" conditions in the Alps. Having the highest ski slopes in Europe is certainly a help with Zermatt, open 365 days a year thanks to its glacier, reporting snow depths 20-30% above average for this time of year, more than half the slopes open and runs right down to resort. Full Article

    27th December 2006

  • Newbies Flock to Verbier Xtreme Qualifier

    Fifty four rookies will be participating in the elimination competition for the legendary Verbier Xtreme in the spring. More than 150 potential competitors have registered their desire to compete so far. Full Article

    21st December 2006

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