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.

Arg! It’s mid-June! Will this summer ever end?

Maybe I want to be like Brian Wilson of the Beach...

What’s flying faster than the Winnipeg Jets? Jet’s-themed merchandise off the shelves of every shelf...

Going into game seven is nerve-wracking. There is soooo much on the line. Arenas, bars, basements...

Whistler powder day

Ya gotta totally love this time of year. More daylight, extended hours for the lifts and its warmer...

It’s so hard to talk about the closing dates of the mountain resorts when the snow keeps falling...

The Okanagan’s other mega winter resort - Vernons’ SilverStar - is celebrating its 60th birthday...

Trees

Snow Immersion Suffocation (SIS) is deadly for skiers and snowboarders. Learn tips to keep yourself...

Castle Mountain

You know your kids are pumped and impressed by the scenery when they’re snapping photos and singing...

It’s hard to be humble when you are so proud of the athletes who represented Canada at the 2018...

Powder at Powder King

Snow was falling heavily as Chris Wheeler pulled into the parking lot at Powder King Ski Resort in...

Wells

While known for its summer shenanigans, I can assure you Wells, B.C. is most certainly not sleeping...

Fernie

There is something special about sharing deep untouched snow with your closest friends. It really...

Castle Mountain

With its rolling prairie hills and mountain views, a recent visit to Pincher Creek and Castle...

Shredding big mountain slopes all day, playing indoors all night. Along the Sea-to-Sky corridor that...

Whistler Blackcomb

Sometimes we forget that resort skiing and snowboarding aren’t the only ways to embrace winter in B...

Powder Highway

Every winter the Kootenays call, its pull all the stronger farther north as the distances between...

Camrose

As a skier raising three little skiers in Alberta, it always feels a little strange going east...

A city shaped by the Skeena River, Terrace is a wildly raw and beautiful place. Freshwater rivers...

Stewart BC

Stewart, B.C., the single name and two letters following make me giddy just thinking about finally...

Smithers

Snow banks taller than myself line the streets of Smithers, a sure sign that this incredible snow...