Deluge Descends on Whistler

Look out Whistler you’re about to be overrun with powder mad hoards, salivating and jostling for position as they relentlessly pursue the holy grail of untracked snow.  The fun begins this even...

Powder Up!!!

It’s starting to snow again!  The Alberta / BC resort operators are breathing a collective sigh of relief and so am I actually.  So let’s not mess around… Here are the 24hr snowfal...

El Nino Where Are You?

As we all know the El Nino has been dropping catastrophic moisture in Northern England and near St Louis. But it’s been weeks since any significant moisture has fallen in eastern BC and Alberta....

It’s Time To Ride!

El Nino has been delivering freakishly warm weather in Calgary for over 2 weeks now and until today the ground was turning brown and mushy.  But a skiff of snow has returned that winter wonderland fe...

Spectacular Early Season Conditions

We’re off to a great start this season and the resort operators are rejoicing over the resulting big boost to early season skier traffic.  It’s no secret that they had a rough year last s...

Powder In the Morning?

Update 11PM, Apr 4:  Looks like we’ve got a genuine powder day tomorrow.  From the web cam shots at 11pm it looks like Sunshine has about 30cms and Louise has powder too.  See you out there! ...

Dried Up

I was talking to a friend this week who had some visitors from out east.  They were in town for a week of skiing that they planned back in the fall.  I’m sure they won’t be disappointed ...

Great Skiing Conditions for Family Day Weekend

Conditions will be perfect for the family day weekend this year.  We’re looking a highs around zero or warmer for Fri/Sat and only slightly cooler on Sun/Mon.  It will be spring skiing at it&...