It’s scarcely past tea-time and I’ve just reluctantly put the heating on in my home in Sussex. It’s dark outside, and there’s a frost coming, I’m certain. Winter is on its way! As November unfolds, all skiers’ (and snowboarders’) eyes are on the heavens…wondering whether Mother Nature is going to deliver plentiful snow this winter. …..
Yesterday we were at day 1 of the Telegraph Ski and Snowboard Festival in Battersea Park and as always there was a buzz of excitement as the countdown to winter continues. The place was packed with tourist boards from mountainous regions across the globe showing off their ski destinations, pop up shops selling everything imaginable …..
The Klosters Forum is a new initiative that brings people together to discuss and tackle some of the world’s most pressing environmental challenges. The concept is to provide a platform which fosters and encourages participants to raise awareness of issues and discuss solutions. In July 2018, The Klosters Forum brought together 70 inspirational leaders to …..
The Red Bull Home Run is surely one of the craziest races on the planet. However, with the event right on our doorstep the temptation to take part was just too much and I can safely say that if this becomes an annual event (which the team at Destination Davos Klosters very much hope it …..
This was one of our best off piste weekends ever. We had fabulous conditions and Bruno (our guide) found slope after slope of fresh powder snow even though it had not snowed for more than a week. There were 5 guests, Bruno and me (James P-T) and as we headed up the Gotschna on the …..
Half term 2018 was the busiest week yet in our short history. We had over 140 guests in Klosters and it was so nice to see so many returning guests as well as welcoming new ones. We were blessed by (generally) good weather, especially in the middle days and given all the snow we have …..
With all the snow so far this winter the prospects were more than promising for our first off piste weekend of the winter. As usual, the weekend was hosted by James P-T and we had two great guides Thomas and Hans-Michel to show everyone the way and offer tuition as required. The team were split …..
The inaugural 2050 Club weekend has just finished and it was a great success. We were blessed by wonderful conditions with three sunny days and powder on the upper slopes. The idea behind The 2050 Club is for those in their early 20s to come to Klosters with a parent (typically in their 50s) for …..
PT Ski were delighted to be a sponsor of the Amateur Interclub Championships (AICC) which were held in Alpbach last weekend. However I was there not only in my capacity as sponsor but also as part of the Marden’s team, a club which has been operating in Klosters since 1929. Most of us arrived in …..
Thank you Clair Southwell for writing this lovely obituary for Tara in the Klosters Zeitung… Tara Palmer-Tomkinson who sadly passed away in her sleep of natural causes on 8th February 2017 was a great advocate for Klosters and will be so very much missed. The Palmer-Tomkinson family have long standing roots in the village and …..