During a visit to the Vatican by a group of ski instructors, Pope Benedict XVI praised skiing as one way that, "man recognizes the greatness of God." According to published reports, the Pope said that the sport of skiing teaches, "constancy in reaching objectives, respecting the rules, and tenacity in facing up to and overcoming […]

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Nakiska will open Saturday November 13th. Check out this image of Alberta Alpine athletes race training off the Gold Express Chair at Nakiska. Now compared to web-cams from other resort that recently opened in the Canadian Rockies from a skiers perspective this looks to be great conditions! Now understand this weekend guests will ride Olympic […]

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I attended last night the annoucement of this ski seasons Alberta Alpine Team. An amazingly talented group of ski racers who have made the committment to strive for excellence in the sport of ski racing. For a few of these athletes this will be the next step on their way to making the Canadian National […]

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Skiing begins in the Canadian Rockies this weekend with Lake Louise Ski Area opening November 5th. Significant amounts of snow has fallen in the 5 Bowls at Fernie Alpine Resort and Nakiska will be opening November 13th. Nakiska could open with the largest and widest run offered for early season skiers in the Canadian Rockies […]

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Ok it is true that skiers and snowboarders are very excitable, passionate and totally into their sport! Some show their love of the sport more than others. This crew of snowboarders got excited that Nakiska Ski Area is opening a new rail park called 'Najibska' for this season! Check out the video on facebook http://www.facebook.com/video/video.php?v=10150310091170338 […]

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