There is a very committed group of great people that are going to represent Canada at the World Ski Mountaineering Championships in Andorra this winter. And … » about Rogers Pass: Canada Skimo Team's second training camp ever
Backcountry skiing is great fun. It is one of the best ways to spend time with your friends, to relax and to do what makes you happy. But from time to time we … » about 6 tips to get you ready for your first ski mountaineering race
Early season conditions are long time gone. No one remembers them anymore. White fluffy stuff keeps fallin', So the brave can be rollin'. This little poem … » about West Coast snow report: 2,5m deeeep
My first ski mountaineering race was completed on 184cm K2 telemark boards with non-free pivot bindings and Garmont Excursion boots. My skins were G3 … » about From tele to Team Canada: A telemark skier's switch to AT race gear
Choosing which altimeter watch to buy is tough with the variety we are presented today, so let's make it simpler with some basic advice that will help you … » about Buying altimeter watch that fits your needs and budget
I came across this footage on my friend's blog - www.skialpinizmus.eu - and thought to share it with as many people as possible would be great. Have good laughs … » about Must see: Ski like James Bond
Knowing at what altitude (elevation) you are at any moment while backcountry skiing is very important and can be also very beneficial. Lets take a look why this … » about Altimeter watch: Why it is important and beneficial to know your altitude?
On December 5th, the North American 2010 skimo racing season will begin with Tiki Torch Dash hosted at Kicking Horse Mountain Resort (KHMR). After delivering an … » about Tiki Torch Dash: Opening event to 2010 racing season
As backcountry skiers, we all have most likely been in a situation where we had to "justify" ourselves as backcountry skiers to someone else. We had to explain … » about Ready for winter? How crazy is too crazy?
After a week of flurries and rain at lower elevations the temperatures higher up were much colder and we can see some real snow now. Weather forecast is calling … » about Canada webcam snow report: west to east