By Powder Matt With Valentines Day, fast approaching and February is the perfect time to ski or snowboard, here is a tip to save your relationship. Don’t teach your partner to ski or snowboard….Let someone else, or even better try a ski pro. A perfect Valentines gift suggestion- take a drive to the mountains with […]

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BY Powder Matt Here is a Hot tip for skiers and snowboarders sitting in a crazy cold Alberta cold snap. Go skiing on the warm side of the Canadian Rockies. Fernie Alpine Resort, Kicking Horse Mountain Resort and Kimberley Alpine Resort all have daytime temps hovering around minus 5 to minus 8 compared to temperatures […]

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Snowing hard today at Fernie Alpine Resort and Kimberley Alpine Resort! Yeah! By Powder Matt A snowy day on the Powder Highway of British Columbia today! Looks like more moisture on the way this week and the current snowfall and forecast brings smiles to skiers and snowboarders. This is November 19th top of the Easter […]

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By Powder Matt The favorite word of skiers and snowboarders, “Snowstorm!”. Over 25 cm fell and more on the way as another system is moving in. Check out the above image from October 22nd Fernie Alpine Resort Check out the webcam that shows ‘SnoTober’ at Kicking Horse Mountain Resort Don’t miss out on the early […]

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By Powder Matt Ski Vacation Deals that matter. It is that time of the year, the heat of summer starts to fade, kids depart for school and ski resorts start pushing their early booking ski vacation deals. For the most part the early booking ski vacation offers are usually the best offered for the ski […]

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By Powder Matt Right now there is a 60 plus percent chance that we will have an El Nino winter for the upcoming 2012/13 ski season. El Nino Return is the prediction- Here is excerpt from NOAA AT THIS TIME THE CHANCES FOR EL NINO DEVELOPING BY THE END OF THE YEAR ARE AROUND 65%. […]

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Checking various weather outlets for regional mountain weather data- showing after Wednesday we could get huge snowfall this week at Fernie Alpine Resort on weekly Snow Forecast service (dated April 2nd, 2012) is calling for up to 90 plus cm in a 72 hr period during this week, Kicking Horse Mountain Resort 47cm and Kimberley […]

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