Downhill Skiing

Simon shredding Bye Bye Bowl

Sunshine Village Christmas Week

December 27th 2014 Christmas week at Sunshine Village is always a busy period but if you get to … [Read More...]

Kerry & Gary on Lynx off Larch Poma

Lake Louise Ski Resort Dec 23

December 23 2014 Tuesday What to expect at Lake Louise Resort for the Christmas period. A few … [Read More...]

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...]

Snowshoeing & Cross Country Skiing

The Famous Red Seats of the National Park

Snowshoeing at Marble Canyon

December 28th Sunday Snowshoeing at Marble Canyon. Marble Canyon  is on Hwy #93 towards Radium … [Read More...]

Rummel Lake

Rummel Lake

Rummel Lake is an 10 kilometer snowshoe trail located in Peter Lougheed Provincial Park.  The trail … [Read More...]

Chester Lake

Chester Lake

Chester Lake is an 3.8 kilometer snowshoe trail with an total elevation gain of 330 meters. The … [Read More...]


Hogarth Lakes Loop

Hogarth Lakes is an 4 kilometer loop with some elevation gain at the Burstall Pass Day Use … [Read More...]


Snowshoe to Sundance Canyon

Sundance Canyon Trailhead is located at the Cave and Basin Historic Site in Banff National Park. The … [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...]

The only small hill the entire route.This must be an old rail line

Baker Creek to Castle Mountain Cross Country Skiing

  March 6th Thursday. This week the  ski trip was organized to go from Baker Creek to … [Read More...]

Robertson Glacier ahead

Burstall Pass Cross Country Skiing

Feb 27th Thursday On short notice we went  on Thursday to Burstall Pass due to the impending cold … [Read More...]

Mary on her way. Chester Lake

Skiing to Chester Lake

February 21 2014 Chester lake is popular for it's hiking,backcountry skiing and snowshoeing. … [Read More...]

Moraine Lake Rd Lake Louise.Mt Temple

Cross Country Skiing Moraine Lake Road Lake Louise.

January 16th 2014 The warm weather and high winds played havoc with our plans.The plan was to go … [Read More...]

Local Hikes

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...]

Quadra Glacier

Mt Bell Shoulder Ridge

October 10th Friday 2014 Today we set out from The Boom Lake Trail parking for Mt Bell Shoulder … [Read More...]

Spray Lakes from the summit

Little Lougheed Peak

October 8th Wednesday 2014 Little Lougheed Peak is a small outlier between Mt Lougheed and The … [Read More...]

Wardens Cabin at Floe Lake camp ground

Numa Mountain & Floe Lake.

October 2 2014 Thursday. The day did not start off too well with snow and ice on the highway. The … [Read More...]

Un-named lake & Monarch Mt

Simpson Pass to Healy Pass via Monarch Ramparts

Friday September 5th 2014 Simpson Pass to Healy Pass via the Monarch Ramparts is another of Banff … [Read More...]