2020 Valhalla Mountain Lodge

2020 Valhalla Lodge March 8-15

It was a blissful week in paradise. With no internet connection for the majority of the week we were unaware that the world was rapidly falling apart in the face of the spreading Corvid-19 pandemic. Instead, we skied the best Kootenay blower pow, day after day, in the security of our little cabin in Valhalla. 2020 Valhalla Mountain Lodge49684209148_72c7db97ca_b2020 Valhalla ...
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2020 Trip Archive

2020 Trip Archive

Winter 2020 Winter 2020 was SOLD OUT Selkirk Lodge – SOLD OUT – Once again we will kick off the ski lodge season with a week at Selkirk Lodge. You cannot beat the Selkirks in early January for blower powder skiing, and Selkirk Lodge is hands down the best ski touring destination in the Selkirk mountain range — for both ...
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ACMG Mountain Conditions Summary for the Rockies and Columbia Mountains. October 10, 2019

ACMG Mountain Conditions Summary for the Rockies and Columbia Mountains. October 10, 2019

Mountain Conditions Report Summary In case you haven’t stuck your head outside recently, it’s been a cold week throughout western Canada. With overnight lows dipping into the -20 C range on the icefield parkway below treeline that means that winter really has set in in the alpine. With the heavy snowfalls of the previous week and more in the forecast, ...
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Ski Touring - Basic Recovery for Uphill Adventures

Ski Touring – Basic Recovery for Uphill Adventures

By Chelsea Deschamps, BKin – see Omnia Movement and Performance for the full article After a day of going uphill, the repeated motions of an uptrack can cause some stiffness. Muscles contracting repeatedly are undergoing a certain amount of stress and if there is anything the body is skilled at, it is adapting. When muscles and tissues undergo stress, the ...
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Northern British Columbia - Burnie Glacier by Pictures

Northern British Columbia – Burnie Glacier by Pictures

Lee Lau and his friends booked a week with us at Burnie Glacier Chalet in March 2019. We had exceptional spring conditions and enjoyed some incredible tours up in the high glaciers ...
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