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...

More Chilean Pow Pow

This video is slicker than the last one I posted and I chose it because it invoked intense jealousy in me. How did these doods score such a cool gig? I mean, they’re not even hot skiers.  Sure ...

Chilean Powder Monkeys (from Canmore)

Welcome to Season 2012/13! Since there is a certain Latin American mystique swirling around in the form of Mayan prophecies right now, I think it would be appropriate to start our season with a focus ...