Weird Weather Winter
Folks all over North America agree – this is a weird winter for weather. With epic snowfall hitting the east coast, and a warm, dry trend through much of the west, we’re all confused by Mother Nature’s wild ways. It seems like a good time to share why we’re counting our [...]
The Alpine Picnic
Lunch in the mountains is a beauteous thing. Some days we dine on a breathless mountain top, or stretched out on an alpine meadow, or cozied up on the porch of one of our cabins. The midday meal has gotten a boost of local flavour this season with the addition [...]
New Year, Fresh Powder
It’s been a snowy few weeks in the mountains around here. The New Year has brought with it a new coat of fresh snow. Never know how long it’ll keep its champagne sparkle till the next storm (Mother Nature likes to keep us all guessing), but gosh darn it, it’s [...]
Which profile fits you?
A Quick Story… Andrew and Beth came out for a day of heli-skiing last April with their two teenage sons. The kids were rippers. You could see their smiles coming at you through the glades, if you could stay ahead of them that is, and unless they were mid-360. Mom and [...]
Do you need to heli-ski?
No one needs to go heli-skiing. It’s true, right? You’d definitely survive without it. You need food and water and shelter and family. You need health and safety. The ‘need’ list, if you really whittle it down, is shockingly short, especially compared to everything we’ve gotten used to needing. Before you go thinking [...]