Archive for December, 2007

Private organized ski package tours

Thursday, December 27th, 2007 Posted in Skiing, What to do | 2 Comments »

In the recent years, many people from other countries - avid skiers themselvesĀ - who have chance 'discovered' Gulmarg slopes have sensed an opportunity to organize tours for others who may ... Read more..

Ski training courses in Gulmarg

Wednesday, December 12th, 2007 Posted in Events Calendar, Skiing, Skiing Courses | 31 Comments »

This winter 14 advanced and intermediate ski training courses are being organized in Gulmarg by Indian Institute of Skiing and Mountaineering, Gulmarg, in which several students from foreign countries are ... Read more..

‘International Skiing Race’ – March 2008

Wednesday, December 12th, 2007 Posted in Events Calendar, Skiing | 1 Comment »

Tourism department has proposed to host 'International Skiing Race' in collaboration with the Winter Games Federation of India from first week of March 2008. Tentative dates are March 1-3. Read more..

‘Kashmir Snow Festival’ – December 24, 2008

Wednesday, December 12th, 2007 Posted in Events Calendar, Skiing | 3 Comments »

Jammu and Kashmir Tourism department is organizing 'Kashmir Snow Festival' at Gulmarg from December 24 (to Dec 29) with the view to promote the state as an adventure tourism hub, ... Read more..

Travel advisory says ‘no’, but don’t bother – Gulmarg for greatest skiing experience

Sunday, December 9th, 2007 Posted in News, Skiing, Things to consider | 4 Comments »

Feb 2007 GULMARG (AFP) - His 2,000-metre (6,600-foot) vertical descent to Gulmarg, a village in revolt-hit Indian-administered Kashmir, is what many ski devotees rank as among the best skiing on ... Read more..