Bad Powder Fairies

I’m still waiting for a break in the relentless stream of negative feedback and dismal weather forecasts in the mountains.  I’m told it rained hard in Fernie last weekend and that conditi...

Say It Ain’t So

There has been a reasonable amount of snow this week in the mountains from Vancouver to Calgary and as you can see by the picture below Big White has been getting some fresh snow in the last 24hrs. Wh...

Plenty of Snow in the BC Interior

It’s been an unusual year in the mountains of western Canada.  I missed a big powder day back in November and it’s now mid January and I’m still waiting for the next one.  Now I...

First Day on The Planks – Sunshine Village

I always find December a little to busy to get in much skiing.  There are Christmas parties and cookie exchanges and visits with people you haven’t seen for a while and even simple pleasures li...

World Cup Weekend at Lake Louise

Lake Louise has received close to 30cms since the snow began late yesterday afternoon.  At the moment the snow has stopped but the winter snowfall warning remains in effect until tomorrow. “A m...

Weekend Outlook

We just had one of the best weekends of the year for skiing.  I skied Louise on Saturday and I think it might have been busier than when we skied family day weekend.  But the crowds weren’t re...

Now We Dance!!

March is coming in like a Lion and that is just what we’ve been waiting for.  The snow has been falling in heaps and there’s more on the way.  My only concern is that it’s going to...