A night-time trip around the pistes is available from Belle Plagne, Plagne Bellecote and Plagne Centre, approximately 65 euros per machine (sole or tandem).
My sister spends her summers sun-bathing on beaches alongside clear mountain lakes, and winters playing on a Skidoo
I've always wanted to go to Lapland and do some snowmobiling, skidoo
rides and all the snowy activities.
played at the very first WOMAD festival, and have just released their first album in 15 years.
Fortunately, it was a little over an hour before the first skidoo
- or snowmobile - buzzed up beside us, just as we were realising that it was the call of nature and not the pangs of hunger that would be our biggest problem in this very white and treeless landscape.
Each team will carry a full communication system linked to back up and rescue facilities of both motorised skidoo
But I managed to start the engine of my skidoo
and turned the machine towards the bear.
Once you get over the fear of it all cracking, you realise that with no trees you can go as fast as the Skidoo
will take you - about 80mph.
We had a look at crazy ice formations and felt as far from civilization as you can get on a high-powered skidoo
But it does not cover the cost of rescue, typically pounds 300 by skidoo
or pounds 2,000 by helicopter.
For those still thrill-hungry, driving a skidoo
is the closest thing you can do to quad-biking on snow.
And it had come only hours after what was possibly the second most exciting thing I have ever done - riding a skidoo
across a glacier.
Alpe D'Huez has a lot to offer but after a day's skiing I wasn't up to ice skating, torchlit night runs, skidoo
races or para-skiing.
The 1920s band, 52 Skidoo
, is booked in on Friday, March 9, describing themselves as an "unlikely collection of drunks, gamblers, misfits and outlaws".
To cope with these unusually harsh conditions, Deliveroo has trialled ski, snowboard & skidoo
deliveries in Scotland and the UK from January 22 this year.