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Back for 2019! Wild Ski Weekend

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Wild Ski Festival

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Avalanche Avoidance

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Skiing Haute Maurienne

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Iceland – Ski to the Sea

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In May 2016, Ian Sherrington, Chief Instructor at Glenmore Lodge and Andy Townsend, Head of Snowsports, took an exploratory trip to Iceland to test the feasibility of running instructional ski tour courses in this unique and breath taking setting.  A new course for 2017, Iceland offers the chance for Scottish ski tourers to develop and explore their skills in […]…

Skiing in the Vanoise

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A Tour on the Wild Side By Mark Chadwick Day 1: It’s blowing hard; the gondola that we’re riding in is bouncing in the wind. We’re not even halfway through the Trois Valley’s monstrous ski area trying to access the Col de Gèbroulaz at 3400. If we reach the Col we’re lining ourselves up for […]…

New Ski Grading System for International & Scottish Ski Courses…

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The Glenmore Lodge Ski team have put together a new ski grading system to act as a handy guide for all of our International ski touring courses  and Scottish off-piste and touring courses. If you have ever been tempted by our international courses but been unsure if you have the right fitness, ski technique or […]…

How I Learned to Love Skiing

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By Andy Townsend, Head of Snowsports I am a skiing obsessive, my wife is a little fanatical on skiing and my kids both dream of becoming ski racers. It is fair to say that the foundations of my family are skiing: all aspects nordic, alpine, racing, backcountry.  As long as it involves a couple of […]…

Free Skiing the Cairngorms 4000ers

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By Alex Parmenter BASI ISIA; Mountain Ski Leader; MIC Senior Instructor at Glenmore Lodge The Highlands of Scotland offer some of Europe’s wildest freeski destinations. It is a place where you can escape from the crowds of the Alps and experience skiing in its most elemental form, just you; your buddies and the mountain. Probably […]…

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