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The latest news, deals, and events from ski resorts throughout North America.

New Lifts Under Construction in the Alps

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With the main peak of the Covid-19 pandemic in Europe behind us, several resorts are busy building new lifts and improving others ready for winter.

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Swiss Ski Resort Plans to Create Longest World Cup Downhill Course

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A downhill ski race that would be the longest in the World Cup is being planned to join the men's circuit on a course connecting Switzerland and Italy near the Matterhorn mountain.

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Is This The Year? Switzerland’s Zermatt Beckons

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Is this year for that ski trip to Switzerland? Then consider Zermatt located in Swiss Valais and dominated by the Matterhorn. 

 

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NatGeo Picks Top 25 Classic Ski Towns: Aspen To Stowe To Wanaka

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Just what makes a classic ski town? National Geographic has chosen what it considers the 25 best in the world. Agree? Disagree? We at SnoCountry.com did a little bit of both. Here’s the NatGeo list in no particular order. 

 

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Fly To London – Ride Eurostar To Swiss Alps Under New Rail Partnership

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Now there’s a new way to combine a bit of city and mountain winter vacationing. Eurostar has forged a partnership with the international high-speed train service, “TGV Lyria” for weekly service between London and several popular Swiss resorts.

 

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