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24October 2017

Zen and the Art of Guiding: 3 Lessons for Work and Life

Guiding is about managing risk. From the outside, a guide might look like someone who scored the best gig ever – getting paid to ski powder all day; and we can’t deny, that’s certainly part of it. But while you’re focused 100% on enjoyment, as you should be, your guide is balancing[...]

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24October 2017

Take the Quiz: Are you heli-ski ready?

Have you dreamed of going heli-skiing a hundred (or a thousand) times, but aren’t sure if it’s right for you? You’re not alone – until you get out there, it can be hard to know what to expect. Many people are worried they’re not strong enough. Sometimes that concern is well[...]

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17October 2017

Fresh powder sticks for 17/18: Blizzard

You may know Blizzard best from the race podium, but if you haven’t already, it’s time to get to know them in the backcountry. We’re stoked to be welcoming Blizzard to our pow ski line-up for this winter. After a season of testing, the excitement and enthusiasm was at record levels.[...]

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10October 2017

Purcell on Powder Guides TV

We’re in it for the life-changing joy of deep powder. Now into the third generation, that’s our simple mission. Sharing that joy with like-minded skiers and riders from around the world is such an amazing job and life’s work. It’s about the sheer FUN of it. And the awesome experience of being[...]

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