Archive for Skiing & Snowboarding

Snow Forecast For Next 12 Days

Jan 26, 2015 5 Comments by

The Bansko ski season is delivering really nice conditions. The last three days I’ve been enjoying 25cm+ of fresh snow higher up on the plato. The very warm temperatures of the last week are now a thing of the past. But still above freezing level in town means the snow has melted here. Now is […]

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Lift Pass, Ski Hire, Lesson and Transfer Booking

Jan 14, 2015 No Comments by

Bansko ski and snowboard hire, ski school, lift passes and transfers for 2016/17 are booking now. Wait a good few seconds for this page to download, then click on colourful writing “widget” above. UPDATE: Booking here online is the best way to get the latest pricing adjusted for foreign exchange rates. Then, should you decide to proceed, […]

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Ski Season Opening Joy In Pictures and Video

Dec 16, 2014 5 Comments by

The Bansko ski season commenced in a most joyous fashion. Clear blue skies and good snow cover of 70cm+ on the Plato. Nice music and entertainment on the stage at Banderishka Polliana as well as the downhill stars of the past enjoying the event in the sunshine. Watch the video… The only negative on Saturday […]

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Lift Pass Prices Announced For Bansko Ski Season

Dec 12, 2014 No Comments by

  Lift pass prices for 2014/15 ski season, which opens on 13th December 2014, are the same as last year. Bansko Blog’s early prebook lift passes, ski hire, lessons and transfers save you money and are live and ready for bookings. Click on the writing below for my form. Mainly new equipment. Small class sizes. Friendly service. […]

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Save With The New Ski Package Booking Form

Nov 26, 2014 2 Comments by

Bansko ski package booking form has had a complete overhaul. It is this form that keeps this site, and Bansko App going. After over a year in development, my goal was to improve over what I had. There are further enhancements and of course your feedback for future bug fixes are welcome. Please Click on […]

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Snow Falling And Tips For The Ski Season

Oct 25, 2014 4 Comments by

Bansko ski season is now in sight. Snow falling on the slopes of Bansko always bring to me a sense of anticipation of the season that lies ahead.   Snow forecast I anticipate around 10cm on higher slope over the next 24 hours. Cold temperatures to remain for at least the next five days. I’m […]

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Top 5 tips when arranging a Bansko ski trip

Oct 02, 2014 1 Comment

I know the feeling when placed in charge of arranging a group ski / snowboarding trip for friends. I used to organise the annual “lad’s trip” for around ten years. I picked various ski resorts in Europe. It was when someone asked me me, “Why Bansko?”. It got me thinking back to the time before […]

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