Jon West, Author at Altitude Ski and Snowboard School




How to choose the right length ski poles for you.

How to choose the best ski pole for you is all about your personality...

How to choose the best ski boots for you!

The Best Ski boots can make the difference between a good holiday and never wanting to ski again..

What can you do to reduce your carbon footprint in resort ?

But what can we do to protect the environment and lessen our own impacts when it comes to ski holidays?

What to take skiing

What to take skiing can be a difficult decision, especially for inexperienced skiers. We take a look to what you should take skiing with you.

How to keep warm skiing

One solution to stay warm is to layer additional thinner layers at you can then adjust your temperature and stay warm...

Ski Pass Insurance

There are a few misconceptions of what ski pass insurance actually covers, so we wanted to give you a bit more of an idea of whether it’s worth it.

Ski School Recruitment


You can now ski tour under the moonlight, mountain meal or sledge in Switzerland


Ranking ski resorts around the world

Around 1.5 million UK households go skiing at least once a year, and for many, it’s a holiday they can’t quite get enough of. But what is it about skiing that makes so many people love it so much?