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12October 2019

4 Ways to Charge with More Flow

“Phew – great backflip, but did you see that LINE?!?” The last couple of years, folks in Golden have been lucky to have front-row spectating for the Freeride World Tour. The athletes will be back in February, ready to show off the gnarliest terrain Kicking Horse has to offer. The tricks, the[...]

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20June 2019

Good to Great: How to Make the Leap in Pow Skiing Technique

Jeff and I have this recurring disagreement we play out a few times a year. Whether it’s climbing season, skiing season, or we’re looking forward to a surf trip, I always try to find some complementary physical training I can do in the gym or at home. I do weighted pulling drills[...]

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26December 2018

Smart Match: How to Pick the Right Package for your Ability

You want to go heli-skiing. That’s what you’ve decided. There’s no going back. (It’s a good feeling. Embrace it.) But. The details, the package, the number of days? Still undecided. No problem. Picking the right package is a matter of knowing yourself, and the dream in your mind, and finding the closest thing that matches[...]

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20November 2018

How To Dress For Heli-Skiing

Is it any different from dressing for a regular day of skiing or riding? It can be. Yes. Heli-skiing presents a few variables that are different from the standard frontcountry day. Dressing smart can help you avoid overheating, getting chilled, bad visibility, and even transceiver interference.   Few Layers, Make ‘Em Count The winning recipe for[...]

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