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Adventure

For the true adventure enthusiast. If you're researching your next catskiing, heliskiing, or overseas excursion, we recommend taking a look at the sites below. You'll find all the best info from Canada, Australia, the UK, and more. Research potential adventure opportunities, plan and prepare accommodations and dining, or register for top of the line instructor courses. If you're looking to get that blood pumping again, these groups will do just that.

  • Yamnuska Mountain Adventures
    The premier provider of mountaineering, ice climbing & rock climbing, backcountry skiing, hiking and backpacking experiences in the Canadian Rockies.
  • Base Camp Group, England
    Become a ski or snowboard instructor, take your surfing to the next level, or gain worldwide scuba-diving certifications.
  • Catskiing Canada
    Your first stop to research, plan and prepare for your perfect catskiing vacation.
  • Heliskiing Canada
    Your first stop to research, plan and prepare for your perfect heliskiing vacation.
  • Callaghan Country Wilderness Adventures
    This backcountry lodge offers friendly hospitality, great food, and comfortable accommodation for up to 24 guests.
  • Powder Cowboy Catskiing
    Epic ski terrain + the Rockies' legendary powder = an unforgettable affordable catskiing experience.
  • Island Lake Catskiing
    The luxurious lodges, fine dining, and full spa put Island Lake catskiing in a league of it's own.
  • NZ Snow Tours
    Epic snow adventures in the Southern Alps of New Zealand.
  • Backcountry Lodges of British Columbia Association
    A body that represents 28 backcountry lodges located throughout the major mountain ranges of British Columbia.
  • Back Country Skiing
    Your one stop source for Backcountry Skiing in Canada - get route information, join the discussions, enter their photo comp and help them crank up the fun factor while staying safe.
  • Mica Heli
    Located North of Revelstoke B.C. Mica Heliskiing has a well deserved reputation of being one of the premier Heli-Ski operations in the world.
  • Northern Escape
    Northern Escape Heli-Skiing offers an intimate heli-skiing/boarding experience that will make for lasting memories. This is the way heli-skiing and boarding was meant to be.
  • Bella Coola Heli Skiing
    A heli skiing product designed by skiers and snowboarders for skiers and snowboarders. Quality skiing and boarding in big mountains, for small groups with small helicopters, combined with a private wilderness Lodge atmosphere.

Gear

Finding the right destinations is only half the battle. You're nothing without some killer gear. SnowSeekers is proud to help showcase some of the best, most useful gear out there. Take a look below at what you've been missing.

  • Skboot, USA and Australia
    An all-in-one carrying case for the snow sport enthusiast. The boot bag just got smart.
  • The North Face
    The North Face delivers an extensive line of performance apparel, equipment, and footwear.
  • The Good Ride
    The Good Ride has unique snowboard gear reviews that help you figure out what works best for your riding style.
  • Ski Heart
    We search the web for cheap snowboards and discounted ski equipment. Shop here before you buy your gear.
  • Cool Rider Action Sports
    Cool Rider is a UK supplier of water sports and winter sports equipment and accessories.
  • Kunstadt Sports
    Kunstadt Sports is the retail store that provides affordable sports equipment to customers through a unique merchandising selection of quality used and new sports equipment.
  • Alpine Edge
    Alpine Edge® is a specialist boutique snow ski store dedicated to enhancing your experience on the snow. Why wait until you reach the slopes to start your next ski adventure? The best ski trip you’ll ever have starts at Alpine Edge. You will find only the highest quality snow ski clothing and only the latest snow skiing equipment and gadgets.

Holiday Makers/Planners

Tired of researching, planning, and organizing your ski and snowboard trips? Sick of the headaches and worry? Well you can forget all of that if you align yourself with one of the groups below. Let the professionals show you how it's done.

  • Backside Tours Inc./Downhill Riders Ski & Travel Co.
    Specializing in group ski & snowboard resort tours and golf tours, Backside/Downhill Riders is in the business of creating memories. Now in their 12th year of business, Backside is well established as one of Western Canada's premiere adventure travel companies.
  • Ski Independence, England
    The UK’s leading independent ski tour operator.
  • Fresh Peaks, Australia
    Compare ski resorts side-by-side according to common criteria, research ski holiday packages, accommodations, Heli-Skiing and more.
  • Eclipse Ski
    Eclipse Ski specializes in group ski holidays and family ski holidays.

Media

When it comes to Western Canada, Snowseekers has you covered. But there are soooo many other great snow-minded destinations and activities all around the world, and that's where our friends come in. Below you'll find some of our favourite, most trusted snow-minded media outlets. E-news magazines, blogs, reviews, and more.

  • Off-Piste Magazine
    The Backcountry Skier's Magazine offering the best in soulful backcountry ski adventure.
  • Only Skiing
    A specialty sporting site focused only on the sport of skiing and snowboarding.
  • BSG
    Created so common snowboarders could hit the slopes together. Home to Colorado's largest snowboarding community.
  • Afterbang
    A snowboarding blog that contains reviews, article, and resources useful to snowboarders, with a dose of personal snowboarding experiences mixed in. The riding experiences come from Gavin Hope, a snowboarder native of England's North East.
  • WhoaSnow
    A blog and resource for snowboarding.
  • The Daily POW Ski Blog
    A blog about the daily grind in Alta and Little Cottonwood Canyon, Utah.
  • Shayboarder
    Features articles on the snowboard industry, riding trips, resort reviews, product reviews, and interviews.
  • Homeboy Ski
    Provides ski related reading, such as tips & tricks, road-trip stories, movie and book reviews, gear reviews, resort reviews, and news.
  • powderroom.net
    An online magazine for women who love to snowboard.
  • SnowSphere
    A travel magazine for the winter sports sector.

Ski Clubs

A listing of recommended ski and snowboard clubs from Canada and elsewhere. If you're in the vicinity of one of these groups, we suggest you sign up. You can thank us later.

  • SCoM.org
    Providing ski-related activities in Manchester and the surrounding area.
  • Victoria Ski Club
    A club that keeps busy year round with organized social and sporting activities and ski trips.
  • Petroleum Ski Club
    Petroleum's focus is to bring individuals and couples ("boomers") together who enjoy skiing.

Cool Sites

A collection of cool, interesting sites. This page features a lot of our favourites: food, accommodations, clubs, blogs, camps, rental agencies ... pretty much everything we love and know you'll love too.

  • Canadian Ski Council
    The goal of the Canadian Ski Council is to increase participation in recreational snowboarding, alpine and cross-country skiing in Canada through marketing and promotion, communication and cooperation, research and development, and advocacy.
  • Cross Country Alberta, Canada
    The governing body for cross-country skiing in Alberta
  • Saltmotion, Australia
    Saltmotion is dedicated to bringing you the best surf photography from Manly, Australia, on the Northern beaches.
  • Ski Bum Poet
    The powder-skiing and lifestyle diary of Utah skier Gary Marcoccia.
  • Ski Madness
    Training, education, guiding, and event management all under one roof.
  • Jasper Brewing Co.
    The founding principle at the Jasper Brewing Company is to create the absolute highest quality beer possible.
  • Bear's Paw Bakery
    Jasper's Bear's Paw Bakery offers home baked goods prepared fresh daily.
  • GONEboarding
    The UK's leading online snowboarding community.
  • Core Camps
    Take your freestyling and free-riding to the next level with Canada's top pros and coaches.
  • Keith Nicol's Nordic Skiing
    Consistently ranked near the top of google searches for information on Nordic ski technique tips, destinations, and more.
  • Fort McMurray Tourism
    Nestled in the boreal forest at the confluence of four rivers, Fort McMurray is a vibrant community rich in history.
  • Car Rental JFK
    Find the cheapest deals for car hire at JFK airport using the easy to use car hire comparison site, absolutely free.
  • World Snowboard Guide
    A no nonsense independent, authoritative, no holds barred view on resorts from around the world.
  • revmovie.com
  • Staff Housing Network
    The place to advertise that you're looking for a place to live - for the season or long-term.
  • SHAW Communications
    A diversified communications company whose core business is TV, internet, and phone.
  • Canadian Ski Instructors Alliance
    The national leader in ski instruction.
  • Ropeways
    Industry news on new lifts at resorts.
  • Great Escapades
    Ski chalet reviews, ski tips, and ski news on the Great Escapades ski blog.
  • Best Ski Jobs
    Best Ski Jobs is dedicated to providing you with access to the very best ski jobs in the market today.
  • Ski Resorts Guide 
    Worldwide ski resorts guide with full information and skier reviews.
  • Ski Instructor Courses
    Train with the best and become a BASI Ski Instructor or PADI Divemaster
  • Dave Murray Whistler Summer Ski and Snowboard Camp
    With a world and Olympic class private terrain park, professional coaches, hotel accommodations, and healthy food, the Dave Murray Whistler Summer Ski and Snowboard Camp is the place to be this summer if you want to progress your skiing or snowboarding.
  • Ski Courses
    ALLTRACKS Academy runs ski & snowboard instructor courses and backcountry training in Whistler. Courses run from 2 -11 weeks.
  • TheSkiLift.org
    TheSkiLift.org is the world's largest ski rideshare, featuring over 950 resorts around the world. TheSkiLift.org uses social media to help skiers and snowboarders connect, meet new friends, and save money while enjoying the winter sports they love. They are hard at work behind the scenes to continue adding useful features to their site.

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