Ski Areas
Skiing with James Bond: 007 locations in the Alps

Wild chases through the deep snow and spectacular stunts on skis or snowmobiles are part of the obligatory ...

Holidays & Winter Sports
The History of Skiing

Where and when was the first person on skis? When did skiing become a leisure sport and when was the first lift ...

Top 10
The 10 largest ski areas in Switzerland

Endless pistes and mountain panoramas as far as the eye can see – Switzerland is bursting with life. No wonder ...

Top 10
Wisdom about skiing? The biggest misconceptions about skiing

“Skiing is dangerous”, “Skiing is not for seniors” and “Learning to ski is also ...

Ski Areas
How is Artificial Snow Created?

Winter sports fans expect perfectly groomed pistes with thick blankets of snow during their ski holiday. In order to ...

Equipment
Ski Production: How Skis Are Made

Colloquially, we like to call them “boards”, our skis. But how are they actually made – these ...

Ski Areas
All Things Lifts: Types of Lifts, from Tow Lifts to the “3S-Bahn” Lift

Without lifts, skiing would only be half the fun. After all, who wants to trudge up the mountain after a successful ...

Top 10
The highest, the longest, the steepest – the 20 most spectacular records in the Alps

The highest mountain, the steepest piste, the highest hotel in the Alps – for our 20th birthday, SnowTrex has ...

Top 10
10 Car-Free Ski Resorts: Clean Air for your Skiing Holiday

In the following ski resorts you only move on skis because the car will have to stay out: SnowTrex has put together ...