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...

Selective Powder In BC

As forecast Whistler is reporting 28cms of new snow this morning.  Judging by the webcams it’s still a bit socked in but there will be fresh tracks to be found in the alpine. To the east Kickin...

Mental Health Day! (Cough, Cough)

It’s snowing lightly in Calgary this morning and if you haven’t already left for work you might want to call your boss and book a sick day.  If not today then be sure to get out there tom...

Jackson Hole-y Cow!!

I’ve been enviously enjoying the incredible powder shots coming out of Jackson Hole this year and posting them on www.facebook.com/Powderwatch. Since I started observing Jackson Hole in early Fe...

Powder Day in California!!

When I think of California, I think of coast line, beaches, beautiful but massive cities, and… amusement parks.  Wally World!!!  But there are mountains east of San Francisco that have some wo...

Spotlight On Fernie

While it’s been feeling a lot like spring here in Calgary, it’s been dumping at Fernie all week.  If I had a little more freedom in my life right now I’d have been there since Wedne...