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.

Skiing glades Powder King BC Marty Clemens

Craving the simple things in life, these days? We thought so. When you #SkiNorthBC, it’s a bit like...

Jarvis Lake Hinton AB Fat Biking #SkiNorthAB

As the sun emblazons the Rockies pink and gold, two adventurers warm up their legs for cross-country...

Genie Wong took an advanced snowboarding lesson at Lake Louise to see a new side of the hill and...

Ice Fishing Dragon Lake Quesnel BC Bonnie Grenon

Quesnel will help you put a new spin on date night with ice-fishing, snowshoeing or cross-country...

Grande Prairie-Grande Cache AB #SkiNorthAB Nordic Skiing

Head to Grande Cache for uncrowded cross-country skiing trails with epic views in all directions...

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

In 1972, Norwegian newlyweds Lars and Astrid Fossberg honeymooned in British Columbia and were...

snowboarders at misery mountain alberta paul lavoie

As a new ski season gets underway, you'll often notice a few changes at your favourite Alberta or BC...

Edmonton's vibrant winter patio scene provides you with ways to connect with friends, enjoy time...

You're ready to winter (yes, we're verbing that). The #SkiNorthAB Pledge is here to help. Whether...

Kimberley Alpine Resort

Several Alberta ski resorts are already open, with more on the way. So where can you go skiing right...

Snowboarder in pow Lake Louise Alberta Ryland Halton

By far with 25 seasons under my belt of “full time shredding,” a Saturday first day of the season...

Work day or "sick" day? We're watching ski resort webcams, weather forecasts and snow conditions...

Deep snow SilverStar Vernon BC Dave Heath

Five days this past ski season, time stood still. One time, a morning elapsed in 20 minutes. Winter...

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...

Save on your next great winter escape with these exclusive #SkiNorthAB deals connecting you to...

Whitecourt #SkiNorthAB Kristy Skiing SnowSeekers

Willowy birch and lodgepole pine cast Robert Bateman shadows onto the snowy slopes. (Narrate this...

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...

SnowValley Alberta #SkiNorthAB snowboarding skiing

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

Peace River Aurora #SkiNorthAB Misery Mountain

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