Stories

Take a minute to scroll through our stories researched by some of Canada's top writers, bloggers and influencers. They have experienced every B.C. and Alberta mountain resort to bring you the latest information on your favourite snow destinations. They explore the runs, glades, and backcountry - and they dig deep to bring you the details about other activities to help you have the best day or ski vacation in B.C. and Alberta.

Snowboarder taking air at Marmot Basin in Jasper, AB, Canada

Snorkel and skis at the ready, we know you’re chomping at the bit for that pow day escape! We’ve...

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Ever wonder how your favourite ski hill looks in the summer? How about tall mountains full of trails...

Banking a berm at the Hinton Bike Park in Hinton, AB.

Don't be sad to hang up your skis, grab your bike and keep going downhill!

Snowboarder taking air at Marmot Basin in Jasper, AB, Canada

Every muscle tensed, all senses attuned, I lean into my turn, my snowboard carving the snow. Taking...

Vancouver 2030

I just took in a talk that could change everyone in Western Canada's life. 

Today I had the...

Jasper Marmot Albert #SkiNorthAB skiing

Fresh snow on T-Bar ridge beckons as Manu Loir-Mongazon and Jailin Bertolin drop their skis and...

SnowValley Alberta #SkiNorthAB snowboarding skiing

Spaceship earth momentarily tips into zero gravity. Up becomes down, and Jen Sherstan and Elisa Chee...

YEG Winter Patio Icehouse #SkiNorthAB couple

Patio hopping on a winter day in Edmonton magically transports you inside a gigantic snowglobe. 

thank you story ski season 2021 SilverStar skiing

Hey Snow seekers, it's time to give a big collective shout-out to the Alberta and B.C.s ski industry...

Indigenous Women Outdoors British Columbia Backcountry skills

Indigenous Women Outdoors (IWO) recently wrapped up its first winter season offering a Backcountry...

Nakiska #NewSkiAB Alberta Kananaskis snowboard and ski lessons

It was an epic day of winter firsts for Kausar Kallaru recently: It was her first time visiting a...

Nakiska Alberta Kananaskis #NewSkiAB ski lessons

Any snow day is a fantastic day for Joyce Ou. Just a few short years ago that was not the case but...

Bonnyville AB #SkiNorthAB Marion Lake cross country skiing

Cresting the rise as it opens onto Muriel Lake Lookout, and the endless view of snow-covered lake...

Jarvis Lake Hinton AB Fat Biking #SkiNorthAB

From the Athabasca Lookout in William A. Switzer Provincial Park near Hinton, sun emblazons the...

Grande Prairie-Grande Cache AB #SkiNorthAB Nordic Skiing

Windswept diamonds glitter on the trail as Nathan Smith and Caroline Seip pause to gaze at the...

Grande Prairie AB Nitehawk Terrain Park snowboarding

Sizzling down and throwing a huge indie one-footer off the big air, Drew Rogers stomps the landing...

Lac La Biche Alberta #SkiNorthAB Cross Country Skiing Shaw Lake Provincial Park

As David Schultz and Heather Maekelburger emerge from the forest onto Shaw Lake, their skis gliding...

Vermilion Alberta #SkiNorthAB Cross Country Skiing

Caroline McAuley and Katie Zorn are on the downslope, gliding down and over a bridge striped with...

Peace River Aurora #SkiNorthAB Misery Mountain

Day and night, earth and sky, history and the future, the north contains so many dualisms in its...

Whitecourt #SkiNorthAB Kristy Skiing SnowSeekers

Past the chain link fence, the billboards advertising rig services, the machinery of industry, a...