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.
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. The Ski Council's most recognized program is the Grade 4 & 5 SnowPass program which provides grade 4 or 5 students (9 or 10 years old) the opportunity to ski and ride for free all winter long.
Cross Country Alberta (CCA) is the sport governing body for cross-country skiing in Alberta. As such the Association partners with the other provincial/territorial sport governing bodies for cross-country skiing and together they constitute a national sport organization – Cross Country Canada. Cross Country Alberta is an incorporated, not-for-profit, club-based Association of 5,072 members.
saltmotion is dedicated to bringing you the best surf photography from Manly, Australia on the Northern beaches. You can have the report and surf photographs delivered straight to your inbox by subscribing to our daily newsletter – for free!
Ski Bum Poet is the powder-skiing and lifestyle diary of Utah skier Gary Marcoccia. In January of 2007, Marcoccia started to publish his musings and rants about his ski bum lifestyle experiences as a 12 year Alta (Utah) pass holder. From the daily ski grind (just about every day, at Alta) to politics, Ski Bum Poet allows Marcoccia to engage an audience as passionate about skiing as he is.
Training, education, guiding, event management: all under one roof. Here, we focus on professional skiers andorganisations, individuals and small groups, and last but not least the business market. Service made-to-measure, that is what Ski-Madness is all about. Ski-Madness is challenging, affordable, and always personal.
Our founding principle at the Jasper Brewing Company is to create the absolute highest quality beer possible. This guiding philosophy encompasses everything that we do. We use only the best: premium hops and malts combined with our own cultured yeast strains. Our fourth and final ingredient is the pure, natural mountain water sourced from the great Canadian Rockies. Great beer deserves great food. Our chef creates quality Canadian cuisine from premium ingredients.
Jasper's Bear's Paw Bakery offers home baked goods prepared fresh daily: sticky cinnamon buns, delicious raspberry white chocolate scones, fruit filled muffins, danish, croissants, bagels, and buns. They also offer soups, sandwiches, and salads as well as wraps for breakfast and lunch. Espresso coffees and cold drinks. Open daily 6 a.m. Wedding and celebration cakes available as well as wedding planning.
The UK's leading online snowboarding community. Visit GONEboarding for the latest snowboarding forums, reviews, news, photos, videos. Created by snowboarders for snowboarders.
Take your freestyle and free-riding to the next level with Canada's top pros and coaches, ride some of the best terrain in North America, and experience all there is to offer at Whistler Blackcomb. Core Camps offers a range of winter programs, from five days to all season. Short term, long term, all-inclusive camps, custom camps, gap year programs, instructor training, and more. Live the dream right.
Consistently ranked at the top of google for information on Nordic ski technique tips, destinations, and more. Also check out other information about Nordic skiing by going to You Tube and searching under k2nicol. There are a number of popular videos for improving any aspect of your classic, skate, or telemark technique.
Stretching from north central Alberta to the borders of Saskatchewan and the Northwest Territories, the Wood Buffalo region ranks, by area, among the largest municipalities in North America. Nestled in the boreal forest at the confluence of four rivers, Fort McMurray – the largest city in the Wood Buffalo region – is a vibrant community rich in history and culture with unlimited opportunities for outdoor adventure. Explore the region on a snowmobile, snowshoe through the boreal forest, drive the ice road or hit the slopes at Vista Ridge.
Find the cheapest deals for car hire at JFK airport using the easy to use car hire comparison site, absolutely free.
A no nonsense independent, authoritative, no holds barred view on resorts from around the world; if a place is crap they'll tell you. If you're likely to be snowploughed by face painted skiers they'll let you know that, too.
Revmovie.com is a website created by V-Shaw Productions out of Revelstoke BC. New ski webisodes are uploaded monthly along with trailers from the movie REV: A Buried Treasure and the upcoming 2010/2011 ski documentary by V-Shaw Productions in the works.
Are you a resort worker? If so, Staff Housing Network is the perfect place to advertise that you're looking for a place to live – either for the season or long-term. Are you a second-home owner? Staff Housing Network is a great online classified advertising system targeted directly at the destination worker audience! It works exactly like advertising in your local newspaper, but better. Free to read, free to contact advertisers, no referral fees, no introduction fees!
Shaw Communications Inc. is a diversified communications company whose core business is providing broadband cable television, High-Speed Internet, Digital Phone, telecommunications services and satellite direct-to-home services. The Company serves 3.4 million customers, including over 1.7 million Internet and 900,000 Digital Phone customers, through a reliable and extensive network.
The Canadian Ski Instructors' Alliance (CSIA) values its environment, its members, its partners and the skiing public. As the leader in the profession of ski instruction and a most valued and respected contributor to the sport of skiing, the CSIA develops a safe and positive guest experience, a progressive approach and sets national standards in ski teaching
All the latest industry news on what resorts are building/opening new lifts.
Ski chalet reviews, ski tips, and ski news on the Great Escapades ski blog.
Best Ski Jobs is dedicated to providing you with access to the very best ski jobs in the market today.
Worldwide ski resorts guide with full information and skier reviews.
Train with the best and become a BASI Ski Instructor or PADI Divemaster. Make your life what you want it to be with Gap Ski & Dive Courses - Fuel Your Passion.
The longest running summer ski and snowboard camp in North America. With 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 in a fun and low pressure environment.
ALLTRACKS Academy runs ski & snowboard instructor courses and backcountry training in Whistler. Their courses run from 2 -11 weeks.
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 the site.
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