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!  ...

Shagalicious Powder at Revelstoke

This video is short but it rips!!  And I’m a big fan of Shaggy so the sound track rules too! Revy has added another 17cms since yesterday so the freshies will continue for another day.  In oth...

We’re Back! And So is the Snow!!

Once again powderwatch has been down for several days due to a nasty hijacking by some misguided youths from Indonesia.  This time I sucked it up and wasted the better part of a Sunday followed by th...

Whistler Having a Bad Snow Year

I’ve been hearing a lot of lamenting from my friends in North Van.  There’s no snow in Whistler!  Well there’s snow, just nothing compared to what they’re used to.  I’...

Kicking Horse’s Stairway To Heaven

Anyone who read my last post will know that I was expecting a lot of fun on our Backside Tours weekend at Kicking Horse.  Once again BST delivered the goods.  Great energy (and alcohol consumption) ...

A Deluge of Powder in the Canadian Rockies

It’s never too late to play catch up.  While Fernie hogged most of the heavy snowfall in December, Sunshine and Louise were relatively dry.  But it has been snowing insanely in the mountain pa...