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Osprey Mutant Backpack Review – Alpine Pack For Ski Touring And Mountaineering

The Mutant backpack from Osprey is designed for Alpine mountaineering but it’s perfect for ski touring – at 38 litres it’s large enough to deal with longer multi-day tours and hut to hut adventures. We are featuring the pack here on Snow.Guide and we’re looking forward to a full test later this winter season.

No Chance Of Cabin Fever In The Highlands When There’s Snow In Them Hills

Snow.Guide Ski Editor Rob Stewart travels north by rail and road to reach Scotland’s ski slopes during the February half-term week and discovers that a Highland winter holiday is a breath of fresh air and despite the appeal of a cosy cabin, there’s no reason to hang around when there’s snow to be skied.

Interview With Freeride Pioneer And Legend Dominque Perret

Rob Stewart catches up with freeride pioneer and legend Dominque Perret – founder of the International Snow Training Academy (ISTA), an organisation dedicated to training skiers and snowboarders in off-piste and mountain safety.

Dainese Ski Clothing Review

Snow.Guide decided to test a range of Dainese ski clothing – the Italian company, founded in 1972 is known for its motorsports protective clothing. Their clothing range is now extensive, with a focus on high end, technical gear that looks stylish and smart.

Snow.Guide Ski Editor Rounds Up His 2017 Christmas Stocking

One of the great things about our sport is the sheer amount of fantastic kit available for us to drool over, especially just before the season gets into full swing. I’ve picked some key items that we have tried and tested out through the year and are now firmly in my kit bag for winter 17-18.

Extreme Luxury in Gstaad Switzerland

Gstaad isn’t the easiest ski resort to get to in the Alps, but perhaps that’s part of the appeal – it feels almost like an isolated kingdom, exclusive, charming and picture postcard perfect.

The Snow.Guide is a snowsports website by Robert Stewart, qualified ISIA ski instructor and ski journalist and snowboard editor Mark Barber.

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