5 Favourite Ski Resorts for Snowy AdventuresJanuary 8, 2019 • Get Outdoors
What better way to celebrate winter than to hit the slopes with your family? As February half-term is only a couple of weeks away, we thought we would share our favourite ski resorts for awesome snowy adventures.
Before heading to a ski resort with your brave adventurers, make sure they are kitted out correctly for a snowy adventure. Have a look at our kids ski wear and keep your children warm and happy on the slopes.
These two contrastingly different but linked resorts share a giant ski area perfect for first time fun on the slopes. Located in the Tarentaise, this popular resort now hosts over 300 km of slopes and 20 km worth of ski routes – it’s perfect for an adventure! Your little ones will want to cover it all.
Described as the capital of the Alps, Verbier is a stunning resort for your winter break. It attracts families from all over the world. With perfect penthouse apartments just 5 minutes’ walk from the snow, it’s no wonder why it’s so popular. There’s also fantastic ski school options, adventurers from under three can join the fun.
Ischgl, a magical resort which will have you wanting to visit year after year. With 238 kilometres of pistes, it’s one of the most popular winter hot spots in Austria! It even has sophisticated snow-making system and an attractive snowy village…it might even be an annual firm favourite! Take your little ones outside from for week long classes and end your holiday with a fantastic final ski race and the big prize presentation!
Located in the amazing Coast Mountains of British Columbia just two hours north of Vancouver is Whistler. With two majestic mountains, a vibrant base village, great ski routes, championship golf courses and unbeatable shopping – there’s really something for everyone. Rated an amazing 5 stars, there is a separate Family Zone on Whistler Mountain and multiple Whistler Kids children’s areas distributed throughout the resort!
We recommend our Drift Base Layers as the ideal kids ski wear to wear under your ski kit whilst on the slopes, and to stay comfy and warm. Super soft and warm, they are extra comfy and perfect for chilly days on the slopes.
Not only is it featured in James Bond’s latest adventure, Spectre, Sölden has two amazing icy glaciers with some brilliant runs which are suitable for both children and experienced skiers. There are even some amazing 360° views, it’s an absolute must and ideal family holiday location.
Which location are you and your explorers off to this season? Leave us a comment below.