The 15 Steepest & Most Extreme Runs on Blackcomb Mountain

Whistler Blackcomb is home to the most challenging in-bounds terrain in North America. From vertical chutes to massive cliff drops Whistler Blackcomb has some insanely gnarly and notoriously challenging marked and unmarked terrain you need to check off your steep skiing bucket list. In terms of steep skiing and INSANE in-bounds terrain Blackcomb has Whistler […]

Garibaldi Lake, Panorama Ridge & Black Tusk Backpacking Guide & Map

Almost entirely surrounded by ex-volcanic peaks, fed by the Sphinx and Sentinel glaciers, Garibaldi Lake, the turquoise heart of Garibaldi Provincial Park beats 1500m above sea level. Anyone with Instagram or a good old hiking book has seen pictures of this alpine heaven. I know, these photos probably look amazing. But trust me, they can’t […]

Brandywine Mountain Trail Whistler, BC

Quick Summary The upper trailhead to the Brandywine meadows and summit is one of my favourite adventures in the region. A great 4×4 drive, a picturesque green meadow with many clear river runoffs flowing through the grass ending with a steep climb to the ridge and summit opening up unparalleled views of the Callaghan valley […]

Why you should take an Avalanche Safety Course (AST 1) for Backcountry Skiing

If you are contemplating it at all, the answer is simple, YES, YES and YES. This experience could be the difference between a safe or disastrous day in the Backcountry. Avalanche training offers invaluable knowledge for new and more experienced Backcountry goers alike. These days most groups heading out for a trip will not be […]

Learn To Ski “Cheap”

  Time to get started! Maybe you recently watched “All.I.Can” or you’ve been watching ski clips on YouTube for years. You can just imagine yourself tossing cork 1080’s to the tune of Sail. Let’s face it…. It’s time for you to get out there. Although you won’t be riding like the pro’s yet, there is […]