Sunshine Slackcountry

The best of both worlds: lift accessed powder backcountry skiing! January 4th I headed out with Rohan, Deb and Miriam to the south side of Bye-Bye Bowl. Great skiing with a short little tour back inbounds to catch the Divide Chair for another lap!

Hero’s Knob

Hero’s Knob is a super popular destination for classic loops and powder backcountry skiing descents, both moderate and fairly extreme. Dec 21 I spent the day doing the classic loop with Jörg, Mike, Alicja and Maryke. The descent down the Hero’s north bowl was fantastic!!

Nirvana Pass March 9-15, 2018

Owen Short, looking out towards the Septentrion Spires. April 12, 2010. Photo: Conrad Janzen Nirvana Pass Ski Camp March 9-15, 2018 In the centre of the legendary Pantheon Range, Nirvana Pass is home to mountains as awesome as their mythical namesakes: Osiris, Thor, Siva, Vishnu, and many others. What is most incredible about this area Read more about Nirvana Pass March 9-15, 2018[…]

Bow-Yoho Traverse March 16-22, 2018

THIS TRIP IS FULLY BOOKED The Wapta Icefield is an incredible destination for ski mountaineering. Really, it has it all: an excellent hut system, perfect terrain for traverses, and easy access to excellent ski mountaineering objectives. The best time of the year is late March to late April when the snowpack is settled and you Read more about Bow-Yoho Traverse March 16-22, 2018[…]

Bow-Yoho Traverse Dec 28-Jan 1, 2017

THIS TRIP IS FULLY BOOKED The Wapta Icefield is an incredible destination for ski mountaineering. Really, it has it all: an excellent hut system, perfect terrain for traverses, and easy access to excellent ski mountaineering objectives. The classic Wapta Traverse runs roughly north-south across the expanse of the Wapta and Waputik Icefields passing by four Read more about Bow-Yoho Traverse Dec 28-Jan 1, 2017[…]

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