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.

Hallis Lake Ski Centre, Quesnel BC Bonnie Grenon

Make Quesnel your northern BC hub for winter activities, and you'll have easy access to skiing and...

Hudson Bay Mountain Resort Smithers BC Marty Clemens

How do you know a mountain town has soul? Skis parked by locals’ front doors. Servers who name their...

Roll up to Troll Mountain, grab your skis and be ready for the embrace. From hugs to homemade...

What happens post pandemic? The question I have been asking is how do we as a global community come...

Looking for some new ideas to kindle the old flame? We got you. Rather than settling into the couch...

glow tubing night activities Nitehawk Ski Grande Prairie AB

Colourful flashing lights, pumping beats and laughter punctuate the evening air at Nitehawk Year...

Vancouver Olympics 2010

With the ever expanding media landscape, watching the 2022 Olympics and cheering on Team Canada will...

Looking down at Powder King

True snow seekers know your next adventure can be simple as a snowshoe in the park, or crushing...

Whispering Pines Ski Area Clear Hills County AB Paul Lavoie

This winter is different, I told myself, "it's go time.” I had made a promise to myself that I would...

Looking for a less-travelled road trip this winter? Greenview's vast landscape will blow you away...

nordic skiing Raven Lodge Mt Washington BC Stevie Gaultier

“Get down and boogie!" My instructor cracks a smile as he gives our crew our first cross country ski...

Sleighing B & T Rides Smithers BC Marty Clemens

A sleigh ride, a bonfire, toasty s’mores and fluffy snow set the mood as Bryan Mitchell and Alana...

Erik Read Ski Racing Adelboden Switzerland

With the countdown on to the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics, two Alberta athletes are pumped to...

Powder King BC Marty Clemens

Exploding through white curtains, like Ghostbusters through the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man, our crew...

There’s never been a better time to cook up an extended ski trip with friends. And if you don’t know...

It was -14C when Doc Pow arrived lakeside in Vernon for a polar bear swim. And that gave him some...

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...

nordic skiing vermilion alberta history skiing

Vermilion is a surprising northern prairie town with a provincial park on its doorstep, perfect for...

Make Whitecourt the basecamp for all your winter activities: rip around Alberta's snowmobile capital...

Snowshoeing Misery Mountain Peace River AB Paul Lavoie

Friendly, uncrowded ski slopes, real northern character and stunning natural beauty await in Mighty...