Easter Snow; Two Lifts Open

Apr 18, 2014 No Comments by

It was almost inevitable; a cold snap at Easter. The ski season closed and then, bingo … 30 cm of fresh pow falls. Nice to see the gondola and the six pack chair lift open. A final chance for some Bansko skiing.   Next ski season tips With Easyjet flights and other airlines now booking [...]

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Why You Shouldn’t Come To Bansko This Weekend

Mar 25, 2014 11 Comments by

The Bansko ski season ends on the 6th April. The live cams show the story in town. There’s no one around. No snow in town. Restaurants closing up for the end of the season. Bansko weather is warm. So that’s it. Another season over. Time for me to blog about mountain biking, paragliding and summer [...]

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Powder Day Alert With Latest GoPro Snow Report

Mar 10, 2014 5 Comments by

With another 20cm of fresh powder for Bansko and another 30cm+ falling as I type, then Bansko is on form. With skies clearing by Wednesday and the combination of sun and snow means we are set for some very special days on the hill.   Snow report Paul and Nick Little are the starts of [...]

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Ski And Ride Bansko. GoPro Video

Mar 03, 2014 10 Comments

Bansko snow falls. And keeps falling. Today was superb, from now on for at least the next ten days will see excellent conditions. Phil and Chris star in today’s sow forecast in GoPro edit above. Come to Bansko a superb extra 30cm+ of fresh snow. More snow due Wednesday 5th March, Thursday 6th March, Friday [...]

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Snow Alert. Ski Bansko On Liberation Day Holiday

Feb 27, 2014 3 Comments

The dump of the Bansko ski season is on its way. Snow will fall Friday and Saturday morning, Sunday, Monday and Tuesday. Monday 3rd March is a holiday in Bulgaria. It’s a day for Bulgarians to celebrate liberation from Ottoman rule in 1878. And what a day it will be! With the dump of the [...]

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Powder to the people; snow forecast

Feb 21, 2014 10 Comments

Since my last GoPro video snow forecast I did mention I was feeling another onset of snow anxiety. The snow forecast is here. It’s been a busy week here. There are many smiling faces; it’s been really nice for people to be warm and perfect for learning in the sun. But the snow is worn [...]

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GoPro snow report

Feb 09, 2014 2 Comments

It’s been a fine week on the piste here in Bansko. Out came the GoPro for my video snow forecast for the week ahead. The higher temperatures bring a benefit, some softer snow. But also the obviously downside of snow melting happening, especially on the lower slopes.   NEW!!! Lesson times update for February All [...]

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