The Summit Blog

We have spent a long time in Zermatt now. We do not profess to be born and bred locals, but between us we have a huge amount of experience in and around the mountains in Zermatt and all over the world.

Here you will find articles about what we enjoy about living in the Alps. Please have a look and enjoy, if you have any suggestions for interesting posts then let us know what you’d be interested to read about in the comments at the bottom of the page.

Skiing
Paul Hammett

When does it snow?

Or when is the good snow? Good question. The accurate answer… mainly in winter. Beyond that, it’s hard to give any hard and fast answers

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Mountaineering
Paul Hammett

Mountaineering in Zermatt

Here at Summit, we’re skiers first and foremost. There’s a good chance you are too if you’re reading this. Our best days of the year

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Ski technique
Paul Hammett

Skiing after an injury

Whether it happens while skiing or not, an injury can be a great challenge. Even if an injury isn’t completely life changing, it can be

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