Avalanche Bulletin


JP Auclair and Andreas Fransson remembered

JP Auclair and Andreas Fransson

New footage of JP Auclair and Andreas Fransson released, one year after their passing Read More →

Whistler gets 20cm powder!

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Ignore the fear mongering–we’ll have lots of Powder turns this season! Read More →

Best Powder Footage

Powder skiing

It’s deep however those of us lucky enough to ski in the Kootenay’s know otherwise Read More →

Patagonia presents Jumbo Wild


“For decades, First Nations, conservationists, backcountry skiers and snowboarders have fought a proposed large-scale ski resort deep in the Purcell Mountains of British Columbia. After 24 years of opposition, what more will it take to keep Jumbo wild for Read More →

Silvertip Heliski Resort shares available


The purchase of Silvertip Heliski Resort has finally completed and preferred shares are available. Silvertip Club, the world’s first private heli-skiing and wilderness adventure club, sits in the Cariboo Mountains of British Columbia. Originally a CMH heli ski lodge, Read More →

50 years of Whistler Going Beyond

Whistler Blackcomb

For the last five decades, Whistler Blackcomb has left its mark on those who are drawn to the mountains. I 1966 the construction of ski lifts on Whistler Mountain attracted an influx of free-spirited ski bums. Chris Speedie’s photograph Read More →

August Powder in Banff!

Collier North FAce Banff

Collier Peak Summer Pow from Trevor Sexsmith! Trevor commented, “August GnarPow. Little spicy getting on/off, wicked snow otherwise!” “Collier Peak in Banff National Park has a 450 meter north face. The recent storms dusted the peak with a burst Read More →

Chile Powder with H20 Guides

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Dean Cummings, owner of H20 Guides, experiences an extra-tropical cyclone laying down awesome powder on his groups last day in the Andes Read More →

Canadian Mountain Heli-skiing


11 lodges and 3.1 million acres off the best pow terrain in BC Read More →

Whitewater joins the Powder Alliance


Whitewater is so thrilled to be able extend this incredible perk to our loyal passholders for this upcoming winter Read More →

Glacier Wrap

Glacier wrap

A special 3M wrap is used in the Alps to prevent glacier melting. This summer Whistler announced a snowmaking pilot project in an attempt to save Horstman Glacier on Blackcomb Mountain. We experience the consequences of climate change everyday Read More →

Skier Owners File for Bankruptcy

Skier Mag

Skier magazine, SBC Media, have filed for bankruptcy and closed its 10 magazine titles, including Snowboard Canada, SBC Business, SBC Skateboard, and SBC Wakeboard. Officials at SBC said investors that stepped in 2014 to help support the media group Read More →