Archive for Skiing & Snowboarding

BanskoSkiMania Shop Open From 07:30 To 21:00

Feb 11, 2017 No Comments by

BanskoSkiMania are open from 07:30 to 21:00 all of February, March and April. If you are arriving on a Friday Saturday or Sunday then I recommend you go into the shop later, after 6.30pm. This will ensure you can get you skis or snowboards and boots fitted quickly. Be sure to say hello to Mira [...]

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DUMP 2017: Happy Mira

Jan 11, 2017 No Comments by

The snow fell heavily on Monday night and so DUMP 2017 continues. Just as it will for at least another week. Mira features in today’s snow report. Mira is the happy girl on reception at skimania, my exclusive ski hire and lesson partners in Bansko. Last season Mira started to learn to snowboard and my [...]

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DUMP 2017: Cold but Good

Jan 07, 2017 No Comments by

There’s no denying the facts, it was cold today. But after a few warm up runs it was time to take Todorka fast six person lift. And, yes, this was the moment I had been waiting for — soft and forgiving snow. The snow was little chopped up in places later, but very nice. The [...]

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Dump Alert 2017: It’s Snowing

Jan 04, 2017 No Comments by

We’ve been waiting for this moment in Bansko for a good week now. And it’s finally here, Bansko Dump 2017. Starting last night around 10cm of snow had fallen at the top of Shiligarnika 1 lift. Click play for John’s snow report. He was the first to be up there to bring you these great [...]

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Discounted Ski And Snowboard Rental Prices

Dec 26, 2016 No Comments by

Save 20% with Bansko Blog ski and snowboard hire, ski school, lift passes and transfer service for 2016/17. Wait a good few seconds for this page to download, then click on colourful writing “widget” above for the pricing and booking tool Bansko ski and snowboard hire, ski school, lift passes and transfers for 2016/17 are [...]

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Snow Forecast For Christmas

Dec 22, 2016 No Comments by

The snow forecast has just changed to show that there is a probability of snow evening of Monday 26th and Tuesday 27th December and Wednesday 28th December . But we’ve had a week of surprisingly good conditions. Here’s a client of banskoblog that I bumped into. He provides his view of the week. This was [...]

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Advanced Skis And Snowboards: Now in Stock For Rental

Dec 20, 2016 No Comments

All ski and snowboard hire, ski school and private lessons you book on banskoblog.com is with my long term partners skimania. And one of the things we have always had are new top big name brands to hire. But when it comes to the Advanced range, you are looking for something more bespoke. Something more [...]

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