As powder enthusiasts question our snowy Christmas and eagerly await the arrival of the next big snowfall, the present El Niño weather patterns have been casting some doubt.
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Category: Kamloops, BC
Studies by University of British Columbia Okanogan Campus (UBCO) have shown that the Pandemic Heli Ski Shutdown doubled the range of caribou. During the 2020 “anthropause,” when COVID-19 travel restrictions nearly grounded heli-skiing, both movement and mean home-range of the caribou groups increased dramatically compared to years when normal heli ski operations dominated. The anthropause …
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Avalanche Canada is reporting that the snowpack is spooky for much of Western Canada.
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An update on the lasting impact of the atmospheric rivers
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A snowboarder was pronounced dead at SilverStar Mountain Resort on Saturday morning. The snowboarder was found alone and buried in the deep snow with only his snowboard visible. A skier spotted a snowboard sticking out of the snow in a Putnam Creek ravine and after digging discovered the victim unconscious. “Despite the attempt of rescuers, …
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Big news for a small ski hill in the Southern Interior as it will be open in time to operate for the upcoming 2014-2015 ski season. Mount Baldy Ski Resort recently went into foreclosure with Vancouver Marketing Agent G-Force Real Estate Inc. tasked with finding a capable buyer. G-Force has now announced that it has …
Read more Mount Baldy to open with new owner!