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Spring Lockdown in the Alps

In normal years, some resorts would have closed a few weeks ago, others would be closing this weekend...
Spring Lockdown | Welove2ski
Photo: © Chalets 1066.

Photo taken yesterday evening in Les Gets, on a one-hour walk from Chalet Hastings. It shows Les Get Golf course and the Les Folliers ski-lift.

Spring Lockdown | Welove2ski
Photo: © John Yates-Smith/YSE.

Today should have been the last day of YSE’s 20-week season. The skiing would have been excellent on Val d’Isere‘s predominantly north-facing slopes, where the snow is still deep. On the un-skied side of the valley, however, it is melting fast, and as it recedes the first flowers to grow are the crocuses.

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