Skiing the Pollux

This has to be one of the best moderate ski descents in the Alps, long varied interesting and incredible views of Monta Rosa and the Matterhorn. My ‘wad wife’ and I were blessed with perfect conditions and hardly anyone elseĀ in the mountains. It had snowed enough the day before to make some great powder skiing…

Gran Paradiso Ski tour

I think pictures show the best of this tour which we renamed ‘the calamity tour’ after lots of things went wrong including, binding ripping out of ski, lights on car left on, over ambitious route planning etc. But all worked out well in the end and some superb skiing down arguably one of the best…