Skiing Les 3 Vallees

18th February 2013, 49 photos.

Wonderful ski holiday at La Tania, The Three Valleys/Courchevel in the French Alps. Excellent company, ridiculously good food and more ski runs than you could shake a pole at. Thank you Julie and Douglas, for inviting us to join you.

James and Lesley busy in the kitchen

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Julie, Isla and James try the hottub

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James and me in the falling snow

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Leigh, Isla and Julie, going up in La Tania gondola

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Iain, me and James, going up

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Regrouping on Pic Bleu

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James in his tuck on Pic Bleu

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James and Ben on Tougnete 1 gondola

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Me and James on Tougnete 1

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James with new pal Gregor at the top of the incredible Jerusalem run

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Douglas and Isla on Jerusalem

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James, Gregor and Ben, outside La Loy lunch stop

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The boys exploring off piste on the way down to St Martin

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Gregor gets airborne on Loy

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Gregor and James on St Martin 2 chairlift

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Off piste again at the bottom of Jerusalem

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Ben, James and Gregor against a sparkling sky

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Our extended group; Dave, Ben, Jen, Julie, Sophie, Douglas, Isla, Gregor, James

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James, Gregor, Julie, Douglas, Isla and Douglas on St Martin 2

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James takes in the amazing view

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Ready to go again - top of Tougnete

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Off piste tracks (not ours!)

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Mountain cafe

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The tuck again

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Picturesque, but slow, Loze chairlift

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Another mountain cafe

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James and me on Col De La Loze

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James on the col

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Isla on the distant Pointe De La Masse

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Creux Noirs

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Creux Noirs

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Martin and Milda - our wonderful hosts

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Dinner; Leigh, Isla, Douglas, Julie, Lesley, me, James

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Outside the chalet, ready to start on another snowy morning

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In La Tania village - Isla, Leigh and James

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Final morning heading up into the sunshine and blue skies

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Our group, at Loze - Julie, Lesley, Iain, me, James, Leigh, Isla and Douglas

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On Col De La Loze run

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Courchevel

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Me and James on Coqs chairlift

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The spectacular Saulire

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Skidding to a halt on Biollay

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Taking a break at Le Roc

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Parapente off Col De La Loze

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Last day lunch at Le Roc

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Takeoff from Courchevel altiport

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Regrouping under Saulire on Chamois

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Proud of his brilliant turns on final red - Bouc Blanc. And I very proud of him

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With beloved chalet dog, Jerry

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18th February 2013, 49 photos. View this album in Flickr.