Fun In Fernie, Dec 19th, 2012

This video was uploaded to youtube last weekend and it captures all the fun and excitement from December 19th when conditions were arguably at their best last week.  Craig’s Tumblr Blog describ...

Valhalla from Sweetgrass Productions

In Norse mythology those who die in combat travel to a great hall known as Valhalla.  It brings to mind images of Thor and very cold places packed with the souls of the dead.  I’m really not s...

Japan – A Skier’s Journey – Episode 1

This video is both visually beautiful and emotionally soothing. I was hooked after the first ski sequence where they ripped up the powder while night skiing.  Very innovative and very cool!  Watch i...

Action Packed Riding at Whitewater

This next vid is short but very sweet.  I liked the fact that it focused on snowboarding because I tend to subconsciously lean towards skiing videos.  There’s some great powder, crazy hucks, a...

Austin Ross – Paragliding Mt. Currie

This video doesn’t have any big pow turns but the guy is wearing skis so in my books that still counts!  Austin prefaces the video with the following comment, ” Got up close and personal...

Fail Compilations!

I was having a good laugh at a “Fail Compilation” that came up on youtube today.  It’s probably a guy thing to laugh at silly people messing themselves up real bad.  Anyway… ...

Two Weeks To Ski The Koots

I’m sure the backcountry crowd have been trekking around the Koots for weeks now but for the rest of us mere mortals the lifts will start running at Whitewater on Dec 1.  I’ve been checki...

Lo Siento Chile, Fernie Has Powder Now

I’m afraid I’m going to have to give up on my Chilean powder skiing feature a bit sooner than I’d expected.  I don’t have to wait anymore to start providing local coverage, th...