It’s been another good year for April Fool’s Day and the ski industry has been doing us proud with some great posts. Check out our top 3 ski April Fool’s.

3. Chamonix to Introduce Cat Sledding next winter

Following on from the eternally popular husky dog sledding activity, Chamonix is introducing cat sledding to keep up with demand for non-ski activities next winter. Find out more on Chamonet.

2. Parakeet Mountain Patrol

To combat lift pass fraud among seasonaires, the Compagnie du Mont Blanc has trained a crack team of parakeets to identify false identities. Find out more on Chamonix Source Magazine and buy your lift pass now for your holiday.

1. Woolen hat that doubles as ski helmet

The prize for most elaborate joke has to go to Planet Ski for their report on innovative new technology which has allowed an Austro-Italian company to develop a bobble hat which doubles as a ski helmet, thanks to a new material which is soft to wear but toughens on impact. Find out more on PlanetSKI.

Which were your favourite April Fools’ Day tricks this year?