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Snow Report Videos: Name Day Special

Jan 07, 2010 4 Comments by

Snow conditions in Bansko today were fine higher up to start with. Ivanka gives us her video report. Lift Queues But even us being at the lift at 07.55 could not secure first gondola. Many more British folks in the queue today. But did this account for fuller gondolas and quicker moving queues? The Plato [...]

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Bansko Weather: Too Warm

Jan 06, 2010 No Comments by

Bansko weather was warm today, affecting ski conditions.  The Plato was open and some particularly good boarding was reported. However snow turned heavy and slushy later on. After long lunch in Dedo Pene, just off the Church square, I took the above video report a few moments after speaking to a some friends who had [...]

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Snow In Bansko

Jan 05, 2010 No Comments by

Bansko weather: snow and high winds.  The Plato shut today. Some excellent skiing on fresh tracks this morning and some local hot shots were exploring off piste. Queues became a big issue today with so many lifts closed.  However as we skied down to Chalin Valog, the high winds were not an issue. And was [...]

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Ski Conditions

Jan 04, 2010 No Comments by

Ski condition video report today, again from Ivanka. She was happy to be recognised from her last ski report by some Russian skiers also having a drink in The Happy End. Thanks for saying hello guys. Bansko Ski Conditions Ivanka and I hit horrendous ice, after taking piste number six on the second chair up. [...]

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Ski Report and Video: Windy & Warm

Dec 31, 2009 No Comments by

Today was again remarkably enjoyable. Ivanka and I took the first gondola up and with this early start, the best of the sonw. However runs were very limited, the Plato lifts and runs were shut and the warm “Foehn” wind has really done its best to make this a very challenging time for the many [...]

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Ski Conditions From Ivanka

Dec 30, 2009 No Comments by

Ivanka hits Bansko with her first  snow report. Ivanka, our snow blogger ski chic, enjoys her skiing as much she enjoys her partying in Bansko. I also found conditions surprisingly good today…BUT get there early and, as she says, sort a pass out the previous day (after 4pm). There are some exposed rocks in places [...]

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Merry Christmas: the Bansko Way

Dec 25, 2009 No Comments

Merry Christmas or Vesela Koleda to all Bansko blog readers! All the best to you and your loved ones. And thank you for being with Banskoblog on this wonderful holiday! Christmas Weather Report For Bansko If you’re not in Bansko for Christmas, you may be curious to learn what the town is like these days [...]

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