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Expert skiers' guide

Expert skiers' guide

Expert skiers' guide

Read our expert skiers' guide to find out which challenges you've yet to conquer. Push your skills above and beyond this winter!

Top 10 challenges for expert skiers

The ultimate bucket list chosen by pro skiers Jess McMillan and Chemmy Alcott.

Day tripper: Three of the best ski safaris

Our pick of day-long circular ski routes with lunch on the mountain.

The world's biggest lift-served verticals

If you like your drops huge, take a look at our steepest verticals

Five of the best resorts for heli-skiing

Go higher and access more powder with OnTheSnow's favourite heli-skiing destinations.

Top five Olympic downhill ski runs

Follow in the footsteps of skiing giants on the greatest Olympic downhill runs.

Four lesser-known ski resorts for freeriders

Four of the best lesser-known resorts gaining a big reputation with freeriders.

Popular ski resorts for off-piste powder fiends

It's never been easier to throw caution to the wind and get stuck into off-piste.

How to stay safe off-piste

Skiing backcountry terrain is an exhilarating activity but it’s a risky one, learn how to be vigilant and stay safe.

Videos: World's scariest ski runs

Watch experts tackle seriously challenging runs; how many can you tick off your list?

An insider's guide to freeriding in Chamonix

Yan Raulet, a mountain guide for 25 years, tells you everything you need to know about the best off-piste in Chamonix.

Powder skiing in Chile & Argentina

Beginner and intermediate skiers can practise without the crowds while experts hit the unlimited off-piste powder.

How to become a ski instructor

Take a ski instructor course and spend all day every day on the mountain.

Videos: Avalanche dogs to the rescue

If you're caught in an avalanche and not wearing a transceiver, your only hope of survival is the search and rescue dog.