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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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1September 2020

Q&A: What’s the secret to skiing powder?

I’ve said this before: “If you want to get better at skiing, don’t go shopping. Go skiing.” The point being, sometimes it can be too tempting to think that there’s a purchase, out there waiting for you, that will change everything. That the new piece of gear will have the magic[...]

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7August 2020

Get your winter body: 3 physical capacities every strong skier needs

He always says the same thing. Whether we’re carrying a load of heavy gear a kilometre down the road back to the car, Or getting our feet soaked after slipping off a greasy log over a stream, Or bracing against a freezing wind trying to make out the line of descent, Jeff always says[...]

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