The Powder… The Powder

My post last Thursday under Canadian Rockies Snow was admittedly dismal.  Then as January ended the conditions took a major turn for the better.  Judging by the Ryder report the snow at Sunshine las...

The Horror… The Horror…

Sometimes when you’re skiing you get in over your head and find yourself crapping your pants on a piste that will likely end your life or cause certain injury – like the one that dude is s...

Ski Whitewater – Pride and Joy of the Kootenays

I haven’t been posting many videos this season (none actually) because it can bit a bit tedious watching a whole bunch of bad videos before stumbling across a real gem.  But I had a bit of time...

Cold Weather Skiing

We had some good snow in the mountains this week and I had several people asking me if I booked a day off work to get some pow pow.  But to be honest the thought never crossed my mind.  The 24hr sno...

Happy New Year from PW!

Happy New Year and Best Wishes for 2015.  I hope everyone out there has at least one epic powder day this season.  But to date we aren’t having one of our better snow years so far.   Does tha...

Ho Ho SNOW!

Just one day to Christmas and Santa has come through with the snow we’ve all been wishing for.  Lake Louise receives 20cms and Sunshine has 10cms.  I skied Sunshine on Sunday (see Cdn Rockies ...

Californie Is The Place You Oughta Be

If you can complete the next line then congratulations… you’re old.  I bet you can quote lines from Bugs Bunny too.  But young and old, we can all get excited about what’s going on...

Kicking Horse Powder Alert

Today Kicking Horse is fully open for the season and they’re starting it off with a powder alert!  It will be awesome today because they have a ton of snow in the last 2 days and the mountain w...