Powder Day in California!!

When I think of California, I think of coast line, beaches, beautiful but massive cities, and… amusement parks.  Wally World!!!  But there are mountains east of San Francisco that have some wo...

Spotlight On Fernie

While it’s been feeling a lot like spring here in Calgary, it’s been dumping at Fernie all week.  If I had a little more freedom in my life right now I’d have been there since Wedne...

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’...