Articles tagged “ski tourism”

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New Skift Report: The Evolution of Winter Travelers and the Future of Ski Vacations

New Skift Report: The Evolution of Winter Travelers and the Future of Ski Vacations

Club Med + Skift

As the industry faces challenges, dynamic operators have embraced new hospitality models to capture market share and engage the experience-driven consumer of tomorrow.

10 months ago

Skiers Are Venturing Beyond Crowded Paths in Search of Prime Powder

Skiers Are Venturing Beyond Crowded Paths in Search of Prime Powder

Dylan Griffiths and Boris Groendahl, Bloomberg

Overtourism is as much of an issue on ski slopes as it is in Venice, Amsterdam, and Dubrovnik. Advances in design and safety equipment are making it possible for skiers to flee the crowds for less-packed snow.

11 months ago

Swiss Resort Crans-Montana Wants Out of Ski Pass Amid Overtourism Concerns

Swiss Resort Crans-Montana Wants Out of Ski Pass Amid Overtourism Concerns

Hugo Miller , Bloomberg

Switzerland's network of cable cars and ski lifts makes it a haven for hikers and skiers in summer and winter. Without a pass, it is prohibitively expensive, totally spoils the fun. But while a pass is needed, so are solutions if the offer causes overcrowding.

12 months ago