An Abundance of Powder In Utah

I’m still waiting for the snow to start dropping in the (Canadian) Rockies.  The forecast says it will begin tomorrow and continue all week until we have an abundance of powder by the weekend. ...

My First Powder Alert!!

I’m very excited to have received my first powder alert of the season from my AllSnow App.  They’re reporting 21 cms in the last 24hrs and by the looks of Gnorm the snow looks deep and fl...

Fun With Webcams!

As our weekend draws to a close I thought I’d have a look at the some online images for few of my favourite resorts.  There are the usual pics of people carving through amazing powder or hucki...

More Pre-Season Snooping…

There are some great looking shots online right now and based on the online evidence I’d have to say that Kicking Horse is looking the most enticing to me right now.  Unfortunately, they won...

Season Opener Approaching Fast

There’s snow on the ground in Calgary, Warren Miller’s latest film is upon us, and the resorts are posting enticing photos to get us stoked.  Yes, it’s that time of year again.  I&...

High Speed Cruising at Pano

We were expecting some spring skiing at Panorama this weekend with forecast highs of 11C and blue skies in Invermere Saturday morning.  However, it did take a while for the snow to soften up.  In th...

Spring Tour at Black Prince

While Calgary was suffering through another wintery day last Saturday, it was absolutely beautiful in Canmore (well except for the odd winter squall).  Since I’ve only been out in the backcount...

Big White Powda!!

We spent the week skiing Big White and by the end of the week it was fantastic!!  On our first day it dumped about 5cms in an hour but sadly that was it.  This provided a nice surface but the hard c...