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...

It Is Awesome Out There!!

Where to begin???  It just keeps snowing in the mountains and I have to say, ‘we deserve it!’  Let’s start with my top 10 for 24hr snowfall and 48hr snowfall:   The weekly num...

Lake Louise – First Day on the Templar Skis!

This year, my friends and I have decided that we need to get up early and get to the mountains before 10:30.  This being family day weekend that became doubly important.  And so… the alarm sou...

Still Fresh Snow For The Weekend

(Post Header photo credit: Sunshine Village.  This week’s Awesomeness!!) In case you were thinking that all the good snow is gone by now… It’s still coming down in the mountains!  ...