Loads going on today!!!

Very impressive weather today up on the mountain, started a little misty but the sunshine broke through, which made for some epic skiing and snowboarding. While some groups were up on the mountain, others chose to go onto Excursion to the Callier chocolate factory, Tibet museum, Gyureres castle and a shopping/ sightseeing trip in Vevey….

Challenging Weather!

very challenging weather on the mountain today, with heavy fog and outbreaks of very good, clear sunshine… this made it more of challenge for skiing and snowboarding today, keeping under full control while having to concentrate more on whats going on around them. On the beginner slopes things were progressing very well, some getting ready to move onto the mountain for…

Going from Strength to Strength!

Despite some challenging weather today some groups had their first day on the mountain with many going from from strength to strength with their snowboarding and skiing. hopefully we will get even more snow tonight and a nice sunny morning ready for our pancake day and mardi gras celebrations!! It’s been a rather crazy night…

Happy Chinese New Year!!

Plenty of activities today, with the morning fulfilled with skiing and snowboarding, the afternoon filled with shopping, swimming  and staying in, making Chinese decorations to celebrate the new year and getting their hands stuck in, baking cookies, they were very nice by the way… For the nights activities the students all went ice skating and finished the night…

New Arrivals today!

Pretty busy day at Les Elfes today… many arrivals this morning. The morning was filled with checking in, clothes fit and a tour around Verbier. After everybody had been explained the rules, had lunch and got unpacked it was time to sign up for optional activities, the activities continued until 1900 due to dinner. After…

Beautiful Views

With the snowfall continuing throughout the night and more this morning, it made some beautiful views. The skiing and snowboarding fantastic, with plenty of powder left and the piste, prefect for learning on. The groups spent most of the day up in the mountains. After sign up and snacks, some went shopping, some went to languages…

Fresh Powder today!

Plenty of snowfall over the past few days, giving the students the opportunity to learn to snowboard and ski in the fresh powder. After lunch the students returned to the slopes with great enthusiasm and confidence on their boards and skis. Later, everybody returned to Les Elfes for a relaxing hot chocolate and sign up for the afternoons activity….

Music video: Lot of fun

Everybody awoke to the sound of Switzerland’s very popular radio station, Swiss POP, this was then followed by having all the students moving on downstairs to have breakfast, before heading out on to the slopes and mountains for an action packed day of skiing. After returning from the slopes, the students at Les elves had…

Ski, Ice Skating and Pool

Everybody awoke, went straight downstairs for a hot breakfast and cereal. After Breakfast the groups went skiing and returned for snacks and optional activities at Les Elfes. There was new arrivals today, they were shown their room and went straight down for ski fitting. Later that day the new arrivals had a early night after…

Meeting and greeting the new group

The day began with a healthy breakfast, followed by preparing for skiing/ snowboarding for some, while others that chose to go to Martigny for bowling had a meeting before leaving. Later that day the groups returned and went to optional activities after snacks. Les Elfes had some new arrivals, after being shown around and checked…