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...

Playing Catch Up On Revelstoke

I just spent the last hour hanging Christmas lights in the dark – up on a ladder leaning precariously to one side with the feet anchored in about 8cms of slushy corn snow.  Glad to be alive!  ...

No Pain No Gain

While listening to The Peak on my way home from work this afternoon they reported that the temperature was -21C in Calgary with a wind chill of -32.  The roads were covered in snow and it was whippin...

An Abundance of Powder In Utah

I’m still waiting for the snow to start dropping in the (Canadian) Rockies.  The forecast says it will begin tomorrow and continue all week until we have an abundance of powder by the weekend. ...