Stories + Updates

Updates, adventure reports and other tales as we explore the region
Another Benefit of Taking the Bus: Skipping the Parking Lot
We know you'd rather be skiing than walking through a busy parking lot in the morning. Mountain resorts are busy places on the weekend and even with the best of intentions an early start doesn't always happen.
Only A Couple Hikes Left This Fall
It's the first week of fall and after a snowy end of summer we're back to some great hiking weather. It's a great time to head out for a hike, to enjoy the cooler days and take in the gorgeous colours of fall.
Kicking off the season with an easy hike to Siffleur Falls
This past Saturday was the first hike in the Women in the Woods series. What better way to start the season than a hike to Siffleur Falls in the Kootenay Plains.
Packing for a Winter Adventure
Winter is a unique season to play outside, not only are temperatures low, but the mountains can have some of the quickest weather changes you'll ever experience. Packing for the day can be a daunting task so we thought we would share a few of our favorite tips.
What to Wear in Winter
Sometimes the difference between a great day and a good day is all in the clothes! Layering is the name of game for a day outside in the snow. Starting at the base layer and moving outwards, layers can be easily added and removed for comfort in any weather. With so many different brands, styles and materials available the best advice is to find what…
Film Fest: Stoked for the Season
Lots of snow and two nights of amazing ski flicks has definitey left us stoked for ski season!
Another Great Day in Banff
We had great day in Banff this past weekend exploring the area with a group of international students from the Red Deer Public School District and the Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools. The students came from all over the world and for many this was their first visit to the Canadian Rockies.
Thanks for a Great Winter!
Thank you for travelling with us this past winter! We’ve just wrapped up a great season with lots of amazing skiing at Sunshine Village, Fernie Alpine Resort, Whitefish, Lake Louise, Kicking Horse, Castle Mountain and Norquay. Our last trip of the season was this past Monday for Sunshine Village’s closing day and 85th annual slush cup.
An Amazing Winter Awaits
No need to break records to have an amazing day of skiing or snowboarding. Fresh snow always helps, but nothing makes a day on the slopes more memorable than sharing it with friends and family!