Downhill Skiing

In the trees on Star Trek of Wawa

Sunshine Village Banff Ski Conditions

Friday December 12th 2014 At Sunshine Village Banff the weather conditions have been … [Read More...]

Word Cup Race Finish Line Lake Louise

Conditions at Lake Louise

December 2 & 4 2014 On Tuesday and Thursday we went up to Lake Louise to see how the … [Read More...]

Bill In some Powder

Update on Sunshine Village Conditions

November 20th  Thursday Update on Sunshine Village Conditions on Thursday. Even though we have … [Read More...]

Opening Day Nov 14th Strawberry

Sunshine Village Opening Day

  November 14th Friday 2014 Opening day this year was only on the Strawberry Chair. … [Read More...]

Action in the Slush Cup

Last Week of Season & Slush Cup at Sunshine Village

May 12 to 19th Sunshine Village prides it's self on staying open longer than any other ski resort … [Read More...]

Delirium Divefrom Goats Eye

Sunshine Village Blue Skies

April 29th Tuesday Another beautiful spring day at Sunshine Village with blue skies and views as … [Read More...]

Bottom of Angel flight going to Divide Chair

Sunshine Village in Spring

April 24th Thursday Sunshine Village  in Spring. Yes today was a beautiful sunny spring … [Read More...]

Sunshine Village looking towards Standish

Sunshine Village in March

March 31st Monday It has been sometime since I posted Sunshine on  this post, Sunshine Village in … [Read More...]

Skier comes down from Cleavage in knee deep snow

Skiing at Sunshine Village Banff

March 5th Wednesday At last light fluffy powder. Sunshine Village Ski Resort Banff has had a dump … [Read More...]

The Cliff from the Bullet Lift. Big White

Big White & Silver Star Ski Resorts

Fourth annual trip to Big White. This year we went for five days and as the first day is free with … [Read More...]

Perfect view of Lookout Mountain

Sunshine Village Hotel on Hill Accomodation

January 29/30th 2014 Another first this year staying at Sunshine Village Hotel on hill … [Read More...]

Sunshine Village. View from Bye Bye Bowl

Conditions at Sunshine Village Banff

  January 17th Friday Conditions at Sunshine Village Banff are getting better but the … [Read More...]

Lodge of the Ten Peaks

Lake Louise Ski Resort Conditions

December 23rd Monday This is the first time to Lake Louise Ski Resort this season. The snow base … [Read More...]

5 reasons why you should take a lesson at one of the major ski resorts

Do you like to downhill ski? Have you ever wanted to learn how to downhill ski, but are sure … [Read More...]

Rocky conditions on Goats Eye

Sunshine Village Goats Eye Opens & Conditions

  December 19th Friday. Sunshine Village opened up Goats Eye Chair lift on Thursday … [Read More...]

Local Hikes

The Chateau Lake Louise from the Big Beehive

Devils Thumb Lake Louise

  Wednesday November 5th 2014 The Devils Thumb at Lake Louise is a well-known hike that … [Read More...]

From the top looking into Skogan Pass

Old Baldy Knoll

October 29th Wednesday 2014 Old Baldy Knoll, not to be mistaken as Mt Baldy and Baldy Pass. This … [Read More...]

Close up of Chinki Lake

McConnell Ridge South

  Monday October 27th 2014 McConnell Ridge South is part of Yates Mountain. At the … [Read More...]

Spray Lakes below

Windtower Mountain

October 22nd Wednesday 2014 Windtower Mountain is reached from the West Wind Pass Trail. The pull … [Read More...]

Ribbon Lake, Mt Kidd center

Buller Pass North to South

October 17th Friday 2014 Buller Pass North to South  is actually two passes. The common route is … [Read More...]

Local Hikes

Andrew at Tryst Lake

Tryst Lake Hike

Monday September 1st 2014 Tryst Lake  is a fine afternoon hike. The views are excellent and the … [Read More...]

First view of the glacial tarns of Horseshoe Glacier

Wastach Pass to Sentinel Pass

Friday August 29th 2014. A classic hike in one of the most iconic areas of the Canadian Rocky … [Read More...]

ockbound Lake with Helena behind

Helena Ridge & Rockbound Lake

Wednesday August 27th 2014 Last year I went to Rockbound Lake but did not go to the top of Helena … [Read More...]

Carrot Creek and one of the butress you see from Hwy #1

Mt Rundle Range #3 Peak

Monday August 25th 2014 The Rundle Range #3 Peak is one of the many peaks of the Rundle Range. … [Read More...]

Final scramble to the summit

Gusty Peak Scramble

  Monday August 18th 2014 Gusty Peak is according to Alan Kane is little more than … [Read More...]

Cross Country Skiing

It must be Spring the Pussy Willow is out

Mt Shark Spray Lake Loop XC Skiing

April 1st Tuesday Mt Shark is a cross country trail system that is usually track set for cross … [Read More...]