We’re all used to our holidays at the end of March, but this time of year there’s something else to look forward to: skiing.
Here are five tips for enjoying your winter holidays on skis.
Know your snow conditions and equipment.
This is one of the most important aspects of enjoying your ski holidays.
Snow conditions vary from the mild to the wild, so it’s best to make sure you know how to ski safely and properly.
For instance, don’t go skis alone or at high speeds on rough terrain.
For the most part, it’s better to be in groups of two to get an even shot of snow.
If you’re skis are in a place with poor snow conditions, be prepared to be pulled out by a car and snowboarders will be there to help you out.
Avoid the dreaded “dead zone” and take your safety seriously.
This one is often misunderstood, so you need to understand it to stay safe.
Dead zones are places where snow is not falling and you don’t have a good snow cover.
The snow is falling in one direction, then shifting to another.
If this happens, the snow will fall into the area where you are skiing.
If your skis aren’t good, you may be in a dead zone and need to slow down and avoid it. 3.
Know when to expect the worst weather.
Winter is a very unpredictable season.
In some places it will rain, in others it will be cold, in still other places it’s freezing cold and the snow is blowing in the wind.
So make sure your gear is up to scratch.
For many resorts, it will get snowed in in the early morning and snow will be on the ground in the middle of the night.
You’ll want to be ready to walk or run if you do see snow.
Choose a safe resort and prepare for the worst.
When choosing a resort for your holiday, make sure that you choose one that’s close to the town of Terranea.
This resort is famous for its ski resort that opened in the late 1970s.
Terraneas ski resort has one of Australia’s most popular resorts, including the famous Snowpiercer and one of most challenging slopes in the country.
The resort has been ranked as one of Europe’s top 10 ski resorts.
It’s also the most popular skiing destination in New Zealand, with over 50,000 people visiting the resort annually.
Get ready to have a blast.
It may seem like a lot of fun, but the winter is not without its hazards.
Some resorts are more suited to long days and snow that is quite hard to traverse.
For example, the slopes at Mount Pleasant in Victoria have been dubbed the “death zone” because the snow has been so bad.
Also, some resorts have limited access, meaning you will need to make some tough decisions.
Skiing is not the only activity to keep you busy in winter.
If that’s not enough, the country is home to a number of sports like surfing, water sports and archery.
But, if you want to keep the summer activity flowing, then you’ll want a good skiing holiday in your backyard or at a resort near you.
Check out our winter ski destinations and more ski holidays in Australia.