Best beginner's ski resorts
Start small and work your way up
Skiing is great fun regardless of whether you are an expert or a beginner. However, the resort you choose for your beginner's ski holiday can have a dramatic impact on both your enjoyment and your level of progression.
Green circle is your friend
Ski pistes are graded in terms of difficulty; colours: green, blue, red, black, orange, yellow are used in combination with symbols at most slopes. If in doubt stick to the green circle routes!
Where can I go?
We have selected a list of the best beginners ski resorts, which offer plenty of oppportunities for beginner skiers to develop and improve their skills.
Worth looking into:
Beginners Guide to Skiing
Welcome to our Beginner's Ski Guide. Since you're here, it's probably safe to bet that you're thinking of braving the slopes for the first time.
Learning to Ski
When learning to ski, it is highly recommend that you undertake some form of ski instruction, particularly if you don't want to be heading...
Why go skiing?
The first thing many people may ask is 'Why go skiing?'
What to take Skiing
One thing that beginners often needlessly worry about is what to take skiing. Due to the inescapable fact that ski clothing can be pretty pricey to buy...
The ski experience does not begin and end on the slopes. Indeed, for most skiers, it extends far beyond that.
When to go
The main skiing season runs from the end of November through to Easter...
To help you sound like a true ski professional we have prepared this handy guide to pronouncing the more difficult ski resort names.