The Mountain Rescue Post

Traveling around Europe's finest ski areas isn't such a bad job. The Mountain Rescue team keep you in the loop with updates about what's going on in and around the ski areas where we live and work. The latest skiing and snowboarding tips and news. Report on chalets, restaurants as well as activities you can get involved with in and around the Espace Killy, Paradiski and the 3 Valley's ski areas.

Our Ski Blog has won several awards and is a continued source of information for skiers and mountain lovers in general. If you have any comments or would like to feature on this blog please get in touch.

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Skiers on glassier in Tignes

Geneva Airport Transfers to Tignes

When looking to travel from Geneva airport to Tignes we recommend you use our private transfer service. It’s by far the most relaxed and comfortable way to travel. You can pre-book our service online and receive an instant confirmation of…
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Skier taking a photo of himself in friends goggles

The best tough cameras for skiing

The choice of cameras for skiing can seem overwhelming. Helmet mounted sports action cams to capture your epic descents to large DSLRs to create stunning high quality landscapes. But what if you wish to capture beautiful photographs of friends and…
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Ski chalets set on snowy hillside

Places to stay in Tignes Les Brevieres

Tignes Les Brevieres is the village situated at the foot of the massive Chevril Dam and at the end of one of the longest off piste runs I know. It’s a wonderful village and the oldest part of the Tignes…
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Hotel in the snow

The best Hotels in Les Arcs

Welcome to our guide to the best hotels in Les Arcs, we offer our valued opinion and the opportunity to get in early and book one of these fantastic locations. Les Arcs is indeed a fantastic ski area with genuinely…
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Mövenpick Hotel & Casino Geneva Airport

The Best Geneva Airport Hotels

Traveling to and from the Tarentaise valley is defiantly made easier if you know a few little tricks and staying the right side of the traffic is one of them. We have put together this little guide of the best Geneva…
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Off piste run in ski resort

Why The Tarentaise Valley is The Best Part of The Alps

The Tarentaise Valley hosts the largest group of Olympic quality ski runs anywhere. The valley also has beautiful towns with luxurious
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ValdIsere town with fireworks display

Why we love Val d’Isère

A favourite with Brits.There’s a good reason why more Brits head to the Val d’Isère ski resort than any other each year. In fact, we think there are at least ten good reasons! The quaint town and stunning slopes offer…
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Close up of TDI Blue Motion Badge

Volkswagens Blue Motion Technology

Exciting innovations Owning a transport business its normal practice to keep an eye on the latest technologies as it arrives and there has been a lot of exciting innovations over the last few years and plenty to come in the…
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bourg-st-maurice funicular

Bourg St Maurice

Bourg-Saint-Maurice, known to the locals as Bourg, is the biggest town in the Tarentaise Valley. nestled between the mountains in the heart of the French Alps. One of its major attributes is that it is open all year round, unlike…
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the vanoise express in summer

Why we love the Vanoise Express

The Vanoise Express is the daddy of all chairlifts. First off, it’s a double-decker lift, so it can transport more than up to 180 people at a time. This is really helpful as it means queues are minimal even in…
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