We reach the summit of a long, windy trek through the French Alps to be met with a disheartening scene.
There is no snow.
Neighbouring mountains are an angry green, chairlifts are dead, and the usually white-drenched roof of Club Med in Peisey Vallandry, Les Arcs, is bone dry.
Any ski or snowboard fanatics will know it’s been a dismal start to the Europe 2015/16 winter season. The last substantial snowfall was on November 25, and the next forecasted dump wasn’t until December 29.
‘Don’t worry, we’ll make it snow for you,’ falsely-promised Saife, a Gentil Organisateur (G.O), who had instantly won our… Read the full story
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