If you care about getting fresh tracks, read this.
You booked your ski holiday six months ahead, high-fiving your buddies while still wearing shorts on the patio, knowing you’ll ride the stoke of anticipation until go time. But then it’s February and you’re packing your ski bag, watching the snow forecast and the resort web cams with rising anxiety. It hasn’t [...]
Book early and save
Things are slowly starting to wind down for the epic season of 15/16, and we’re already seeing beyond the summer of sunshine and looking into next season. Likely another epic, at least that’s what we’re forecasting. If you want to get in on the fun of imagining 16/17 as one of your [...]
The Run Name Game
Many who ski with us here at Purcell can attest to the fact that Rudi is a fount of entertaining stories, facts, and anecdotes from his decades in the heli ski world. He has a story for any occasion and any audience (and a couple that are appropriate for very [...]
Fresh on film
We operate on a daily level of fun that is hard to beat. But this past weekend it might have been surpassed, as we jived and high-fived with Laundromat Studios and their crew of amazing athletes. These guys may be veterans, but their love of the backcountry and the pow is as [...]
Best start in a decade!
Yes! It’s been ten years since there was this much pre-season snowfall in the Purcells. Kicking Horse and other resorts are opening early, and the buzz on the Interior’s killer conditions is spreading far and wide. And it wasn’t just the mega-storm from two weeks ago that dropped 56cm in 24 hours [...]