News from Saas-Fee Saastal

Check out all the latest happenings at Saas-Fee Saastal ski resorts, from new lifts to terrain expansions, in addition to Saas-Fee Saastal weather forecasts, photo galleries, infographics and current events skiers and mountain travelers should know about. Stay up-to-date on Saas-Fee Saastal ski resort news and events by clicking on articles from the list below or page through to see Saas-Fee Saastal coverage from the entire ski season.
The 16 Sweetest Summer Ski Resorts in the World - ©Tignes

The 16 Sweetest Summer Ski Resorts in the World

It may be summer, but there's skiing somewhere. Here's our pick of the coolest summer ski resorts around the world. Full Article

The Art of Skiing - ©Ischgl

The Art of Skiing

Check out these ski resorts that were frequented by the brightest literary and musical minds.

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Heavy snowfall in the Alps - ©Kitzsteinhorn

Heavy snowfall in the Alps

Over the weekend snow has been falling as low as 1,800 metres in the Alps.

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  • Snowboard World Tour event in Saas Fe

    Snowboard World Tour event in Saas Fe

    Saas Fee will host some of the world's best freestyle snowboarders from April 19th to the 22nd as the glacier village stages one of the last stops of the "Ticket to Ride Snowboard World Tour 06/07". This all-comers event allows snowboarders to compete against their idols and have a crack at the $10,000 US prize fund. 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, year-round educational trail opened in Saas-Fee

    Saas Fee, which boasts 300 days of sunshine each year, has opened a new "Sun Trail". The new run descends from the Hannig upper station - also called the Sonnenberg, or "sunny hill" - down to Café Alpenblick, taking about 25 minutes to make the descent. The run will be open all year Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • Saas Fee Ride 08 on July 19th

    Saas Fee Ride 08 on July 19th

    Anyone who can't wait for winter 08-09 to begin should consider booking a ticket to Switzerland for the The Saas Fee Ride 08. The famous resort which offers summer glacier skiing and boarding is laying on a freesports festival packed with on-slope action form some of Europe top New School freestyle skiers from various international teams. Athletes will gather in Saas Fee on 19th July 2008 to compete in a world class Big Air competition and an expression session Rail Jam. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • Saas Fee Ski And Snowboard Tests Start 4th October

    Saas Fee Ski And Snowboard Tests Start 4th October

    Saas Fee will stage its popular ski and snowboard tests on its glacier again this autumn. During two months, from 4th October until 30th November, you can test the new season's skis or snowboards in the Allalin snow sports area. There will be a choice of equipment from 14 different ski and snowboard manufacturers. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • Snowboard World Cup In Saas Fee

    Saas Fee is one of a dozen ski areas in the Alps already open for winter 2008-9. On 30th and 31st October, there will be plenty of action again when the resort stages the 5th FIS Snowboard World Cup, the first FIS Halfpipe World Cup this season in Europe. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • Free Skiing In Switzerland As Snow Reaches Ever Greater Depths

    Free Skiing In Switzerland As Snow Reaches Ever Greater Depths

    The spectacular snowfalls that have given Swiss resorts a fantastic start to the season have continued this week bringing snow depths at many resorts above two metres (seven feet). Full Article

    17th August 2012

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    Wham's "Last Christmas" Video Re-Created in Saas Fee

    Everyone's familiar with the well-known "Last Christmas" video from Wham, but fewer people realize the film was shot, more than 20 years ago in the pretty Swiss resort of Saas-Fee? Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • Will The Highest Ski Lift In Europe be Built at Saas Fee? - ©Saas Fee

    Will The Highest Ski Lift In Europe be Built at Saas Fee?

    The people of the Saas Valley in Switzerland are voting today (June 16th, 2011) on plans to open the highest gondola in Europe, and the highest lift in the continent too, up to 4,000m on Längfluh. Full Article

    17th August 2012

  • Fresh Powder In The Alps

    Fresh Powder In The Alps

    After a month or so of rapidly thawing snow on the glaciers of the Alps, snow storms descended at the weekend bringing powder conditions. Full Article

    17th August 2012

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