Monthly Archives: February 2010

Off-piste in the couloirs and ski touring

Not much sunshine around this week and not much in the way of fresh snow either. It has warmed up a bit, which means we’ve been able to get back on to the exterior stonework on le Miroir chalet. Enjoyed … Continue reading

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Fresh cold powder at Half Term

It’s the school holidays – a busy week out skiing in superb off-piste conditions with some of the FMP chalet owners. The classic locations have offered up some truly magnificent fresh cold powder: La Foglietta in Sainte Foy, La Bellecote … Continue reading

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Skiing at 80 (years, not mph)

My Dad and brother are staying with us at the moment and they’ve been out skiing everyday. Dad’s doesn’t just pootle about – he’s still going down pretty much anything he’s pointed at. A pretty good effort for an 80 … Continue reading

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Trip to Italy

Took an overnight trip to Italy on Wednesday to pick up some tile and wood samples and also some handmade ironwork – cupboard handles, hinges etc – for the chalets. About 15cm of snow fell overnight on Tuesday so I … Continue reading

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