Stories

Take a minute to scroll through our stories researched by some of Canada's best writers, bloggers and influencers. They have experienced every B.C. and Alberta mountain resort to bring you the latest news on your favourite snow destinations. They explored the runs, glades and backcountry but also dug deep to bring you the details about other activities to round out your day or ski vacation. In B.C., learn about the snowshoe trails in Golden, the ice climbing wall at Big White, the cross-country trails at Sun Peaks or the fat-tire biking at Kimberley. In Alberta tempt yourself with the stories about cat-skiing at Castle Mountain, après ski fun in Banff National Park and fine dining at the top of Norquay. Don't forget the hidden gems in Northern BC and yes, the prairies of Alberta - we've decided they shouldn't be secrets anymore. Click and #DareToExplore.

Kicking Horse Mountain Resort, British Columbia

Legends speak for themselves and B.C.’s Powder Highway is just such a one. The highway seams...

Do it! Find the ridge with the spectacular view or the trail you both have enjoyed and pop the...

Frank Slide

Across the province of Alberta, there is a bounty of destinations for stellar snowshoeing, but there...

Fort Mac

Fort McMurray, home to the planet’s most densely populated grove of trees. Ok, I just want to get...

Kinosoo

The city of Cold Lake and Kinosoo Ridge Snow Resort are turning Family Day into Family Do It Weekend...

Big white

While riding up the legendary Cliff Chair at Big White, it hit me. It doesn't really matter what the...

marmot

#DYK Jasper, Alberta Canada is one of the only five places on the planet earth that McDonald’s went...

Vermilion

There is a place just east of Edmonton that is very good at producing winter awesome. That place is...

Hallis lake quesnel

It takes passion and priority to see a vision come true, and for the folks in Quesnel, their winter...

XC Vernon

Vernon, B.C. – After making a dozen fast turns or so on the blue groomer off SilverStar's cloud...

Kamloops

Kamloops, B.C. – At 7:00 am my alarm goes off, I hop out of bed, and peer out my hotel room window...

Nitehawk in Grande Prarire

What does a kick-ass winter adventure park, water slides, dinosaurs and creative culture all have in...

Nitehawk in Grande Prairie

Ski hills heading into 2020 are going to have to be innovative to stay alive; continuing to offer up...

Powder King

Many in the south really don’t have a clue about what is waiting for them when they #SkiNorthBC. For...

Wells

End of the road communities are home to people who make magic happen on a regular basis. Wells, a...

troll

Barkerville Highway, BC – Growth; it’s an important aspect of human nature. Whether that growth is...

Abby Whistler Breakfast

Last run of the day and you’re at the peak with your pals. It’s going to be a race to the base to...

Smithers BC

Most people’s intuition kicks in the first time they meet someone and as we all know, first...

Hudson Bay Mountain

Hudson Bay Mountain Resort, perched over the town of Smithers, home to Canada’s youngest mayor. It's...

Murray Ridge Fort St James

The soul of skiing is more than alive and well in pretty much the geographical centre of British...