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30October 2020

How to make the same terrain feel brand new

“You just don’t understand what it’s like to be a snowboarder.” It was the mid 90s, at the height of snowboarding’s newfound popularity, and Rudi had heard this sort of thing from enough guests to take it as an invitation. The young sales associate at Monod Sports in Banff did not see him[...]

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17September 2020

NEWS: Not operating for the 2020/21 season

We’ve made the difficult decision not to operate our tours for the coming 2020/21 winter season. Like everyone we know during this very strange year, we had to hope that enough time would make things better. But with case numbers rising in our region (and elsewhere) lately just with local tourism, there[...]

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4September 2020

Can you do one more?

“Why are we doing this?!” Jeff and I were sitting on some rocks just off the trail, quietly munching on snacks, when we heard it. We could just see her through the trees, but she hadn’t yet seen us. She was standing with her hands dangling, breathing hard, head back, shouting at the[...]

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16June 2020

You’re stronger than you know

“You might not remember me, because you meet a lot of people, but I bet you remember this.” Right after the morning safety briefing, in the bustle of getting ready to load up, a guest sidled up to Jeff and showed him his phone, where he kept an old photo. Jeff glanced down[...]

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