If you’re an avid skier then you need to keep abreast of all the latest developments on the slopes. Whether the snow has stopped, falling gently or blizzards are predicted, you need to know to ensure you choose the right slope.
The Alps and the Pyrenees are always a popular destination and they are offering excellent potential for the next few weeks. This is illustrated by the Val d’Isere which has approximately 250cm of snow at the base and up to 4 meters near the top!
The leading resorts here have had depths of 2.5 meters on the upper pistes fairly consistently throughout the season so far.
With calm weather and even some additional snow likely this is one destination you should be aiming for right now.
Pack your bags and get going!
This is definitely one of the best ski destinations for 2018. It has had significant snowfall and the base has an impressive 5 meters of snow! The ski slopes are more covered and the outlook is for gentle snow, keeping the snow levels perfect.
Just be sure to listen to the guides when you’re there to find the sweetest spots.
Visit the other side of the French Alps to discover another of the best ski destinations for 2018. Upper slopes have seen 2 meters of snow and the base is little different.
But better than this the snow is dry and powdery, making it perfect for your skiing needs. Light snow is currently forecast leaving you ready to enjoy every moment of your visit.
Moving a little further afield and Canada is always a desirable destination. It is easily one of the best ski destinations in 2018. The daytime temperature is an acceptable 0°C ensuring the snow stays steady. But you will need to wrap up warm, especially if you are hoping to visit the eastern slopes.
Surprisingly the Rockies and Utah are struggling with a lack of snowfall. However, they still make the best ski destinations for 2018 as they have nearly 1.5 meters of snow on their upper slopes; enough to provide a good skiing experience.
Snowfall is predicted which will help to freshen and strengthen the existing ground covering. This is still a good one to try!
The final entry on the best ski destinations for 2018 is the Pyrenees from Andorra. In particular, the Pas de la Casa has snow of 1.5 meters at the base with more snow on the way.
The temperature is hovering just below zero so keep your gear handy!