Kicking Horse Powder Alert

Today Kicking Horse is fully open for the season and they’re starting it off with a powder alert!  It will be awesome today because they have a ton of snow in the last 2 days and the mountain w...

Playing Catch Up On Revelstoke

I just spent the last hour hanging Christmas lights in the dark – up on a ladder leaning precariously to one side with the feet anchored in about 8cms of slushy corn snow.  Glad to be alive!  ...

No Pain No Gain

While listening to The Peak on my way home from work this afternoon they reported that the temperature was -21C in Calgary with a wind chill of -32.  The roads were covered in snow and it was whippin...

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&...