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Cayoosh Passpowgasm – Jan 2020

Snow seems to be returning to West Coast of British Columbia.   A series of storms tracked in to give Whistler/Blackcomb a base.  This same storm also brought snowfall totals in the Duffey Lake area (north of Pemberton which itself is … Continue reading

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Revelstoke, BC Report: Powgasboard; the beatings continue, morale improves – Jan 7, 2020

Can’t stop.  Won’t stop.  The stats keep rolling in.  As of January 10, 2020, 82 cms had fallen for the week with another 18cms forecasted for the balance of the week to bring the week to another 100cms + total.  … Continue reading

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Variable Thin Russian Roulette Whistler, BC Backcountry Snowpack

Lee Lau | January 3, 2020 | Avalanche Video by Chris M – Skier is not me but another person; footage is used with permission It’s said that a picture tells a thousand words; perhaps some avalanche near-miss video will tell several thousand.  … Continue reading

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Revelstoke BC, Report: Snowmageddon – The Aftermath and Continuation

Revelstoke BC, Report: Snowmageddon – The Aftermath and Continuation Lee Lau | December 23, 2019 | Conditions ReportWeather Report from Friday 20th December 2019 Well did we tell you about the SNOWmageddon or did we tell you?   122cms of new snow fell this … Continue reading

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Revelstoke Mountain Resort Slackcountry – Steeps and Deeps

RMR is known for big elevation! Fall-line vert, groomers, powstashes, inbound steeps. Similar to other Western Canadian resorts it’s also known for an open boundary approach.. With these open boundaries comes access to fairly serious backcountry that’s decidedly above average in … Continue reading

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Revelstoke on a budget; Powder for the People!

Revelstoke! RMR doesn’t need to be described much; every self-respecting ski bum knows it’s a got a ton of vertical, isn’t overly crowded and is smack-dab in British Columbia’s Powder Highway. Right now RMR is also going off with a pile … Continue reading

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Rogers Pass 2019 Winter Permit, update and a new map!

Revelstoke! Once thought of as a stop on Canada’s east-west TransCanada Highway, its name has become synonymous with deep snowpacks and skiing. Located just an hour east of “Revy” is Rogers Pass — aka backcountry skiing heaven. This article provides … Continue reading

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Revelstoke, BC Storm Cycle – POWpocalypse and More Snow Incoming

Report from Wednesday 18th December, 2019 After a couple of days touring at Rogers Pass, avalanche hazard was rising and the highway driving sketchiness was getting a bit old.  We retreated to Revelstoke Mountain Resort which had received 23cms in … Continue reading

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Chasing Fall to Thunder Mountain and Scenic Hwy 12

Fall trip to Moab Sept/Oct
Drove Scenic Hwy 12, visited Bryce Canyon, rode Thunder Mountain. Stayed at Bryce Gateway Inn Continue reading

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Chasing Fall some more – Moab Mountain Biking

Fall trip to Moab Sept/Oct
Whole Enchilada, Klondike Bluffs, Fiery Furnace hike, Navajo Rocks. Camped at PackCreek Campground#7. Continue reading

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