Tom Avery has always been infatuated by snow – be that getting up a mountain, skiing down the other side, driving dog teams through the snow, or using ice axes and crampons to climb up a snowy peak.
We talk to loco expert Daniel Elkan. His Snowcarbon website encourages you to explore a more comfortable and environmentally-friendly way to reach destinations in mainland Europe.
This week we're skiing, or rather talking about it, to veteran skier writer Arnie Wilson. For many years, he was ski correspondent of the Financial Times, and he's the man who knows more about ski resorts than anyone else on the planet.