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...

Whistler Powders Up

This video from Jan 3 has me believing that conditions have gotten a whole lot better at Whistler this week.  More snow is expected to move in this week with heavy snowfall forecast for Friday.  Thi...

Solitude, Utah – A Powder Hound Secret

Solitude Ski Resort is 45kms from Salt Lake City and right beside Brighton Ski Resort. Park City is only 40Kms away. The cool thing about Utah is the shear number of resorts within a 1 hour drive. I d...

What’s Cookin’ at Jackson Hole?

  I was having a look through the resort web cams today and from Sunshine to Whistler the weather ranged from overcast to socked in.   Feeling like I needed some sunshine for inspiration I looke...