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.

Troll Resort

A timeless log lodge and matching nearby cabins adorn the base of Troll Resort. The authenticity of...

Barkerville

The winding mountainous road comes to an end at Barkerville, but this is not where the adventure...

Whistler Blackcomb

British Columbia, home to the most ski resorts anywhere in Canada, transforms into a winter...

Red Mountain Resort

Another winter week has come and gone and it was jam-packed with skiing, snowboarding and everything...

Incredible powder and bluebird skies, what else could you want on an epic weekend at Mount...

Snowshoe whistler

Now that you’ve checked out How to Do Spring Break at Whistler Blackcomb, take a look at some of...

Baldy Mountain Resort

At the top of the bunny hill, my daughter Avery cajoles her reluctant little brother Bennett into...

Waterton National Park

“Every time I drive into the park it's so breathtaking,” Pat Morris tells me on a sunny afternoon in...

pass powderkeg

“I can almost connect my turns!” first-time snowboarder, Ivy Folkhard says, grinning from ear to ear...

Castle Mountain

The walls in the day lodge at Castle Mountain Ski Resort are lined with bold photos of skiers and...

Frank Slide Interpretative Trail in the Crowsnest Pass

On April 29, 1903 at 4:10 a.m., 82 million tons of rock broke off Turtle Mountain’s summit and came...

Cypress Hills

Sun sparkles on snow at the top of the quad chair at Hidden Valley Ski Resort. At 1,400 metres (4...

Can you imagine laying in the grass under a skin of a wolf while the searing sun beat down, waiting...

pass powderkeg

Tucked into the Crowsnest Pass and backing onto backyards in the town of Blairmore, Pass Powderkeg...

Waterton National Park

Waterton Lakes National Park and I have been best friends for half a century. It was our go-to for...

Baldy Mountain Resort

It's otherworldly here at the top of the Eagle Chairlift. The sun is seeping through the broken...

Whistler Blackcomb

Nice work. You’re booked for spring break at Whistler Blackcomb. The kids are hyped and already...

Tongue on the Post

Burrr. January can be so cold. It’s impossible to just chill (yes, pun intended) and listen to some...

Her name is Gibson. And when her wet nose burst through the snow to grab the frozen wool sweater...

Red Mountain Resort

The story of skiing at Red Mountain Resort in the Kootenays of southeast British Columbia, is...