Eventually you get to a point where black runs no longer fill you with fear and you’re keen to explore the boundless mountains rather than be limited to the piste map – it’s time to head off piste.
With the help of a guide, a helicopter or just your own wits, the possibilities are endless. But where to go? Fear not, we’ve assembled the 15 best resorts for off-piste from the Alps, North America and everywhere else. So get out there and explore!