Category Archives: 2017

LIABILITY FOR COMMERCIAL TRAILS OPERATIONS IN B.C: (or ride at your own risk in B.C. bikeparks) – part 2

Case comment Jamieson vs Whistler Part 1 deals with liability for non-commercial trailwork in BC.  Read more here Introduction Jamieson vs Whistler is a British Columbia Supreme Court decision rendered on June 19, 2017. Blake Jamieson was rendered a quadriplegic following … Continue reading

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LIABILITY FOR NON-COMMERCIAL TRAILWORK IN BRITISH COLUMBIA (and some parts of Canada)

THE OCCUPIERS LIABILITY ACT – Part 1 Introduction This article summarizes law in British Columbia, Canada concerning liability arising from NON-COMMERCIAL trailwork on recreational trails. This article doesn’t concern itself with liability of commercial operations (bikeparks or any areas where … Continue reading

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Alpine Touring Boots – The purchasing decision (2017 update)

Alpine Touring Boots – The purchasing decision (2017 update) Introduction At the outset let me state that this is an impossibly large and mutable topic. Everyone’s feet are different. The universe of boots keeps changing. The weakest link in the … Continue reading

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USEFUL INFORMATION – Rogers Pass – 2017

USEFUL INFORMATION – Rogers Pass This collection of information was written in response to a disturbing incident in early season December 2017 where an un-named group skied a closed area under the Winter Permit system in Rogers Pass. An online … Continue reading

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Forest bathing at Capilano Suspension Bridge and Mount Seymour

  “Shinrin-Yoku” is a Japanese word sometimes literally translated as Forest bathing. From the website for the term – “It was developed in Japan during the 1980s and has become a cornerstone of preventive health care and healing in Japanese … Continue reading

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Peru – Natura Vive in the Sacred Valley Trip 2017

Nov 2017 Mountain Biking Road Trip in Peru with Holy Trails MTB and Peru Outdoor Experiences.
Via Ferrata, Zip Line and Sleeping in the Sky Lodge in the Sacred Valley Continue reading

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Peru – Huchuy Qosqo and other random local trails – Riding in Sacred Valley Peru Road Trip 2017

Nov 2017 Mountain Biking Road Trip in Peru with Holy Trails MTB and Peru Outdoor Experiences.
Riding in Huchuy Qosqo, Racchi Trails and Urquillos, Sacred Valley Peru Continue reading

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Peru – Salkantay – Riding in Sacred Valley Peru Road Trip 2017

Nov 2017 Mountain Biking Road Trip in Peru with Holy Trails MTB and Peru Outdoor Experiences.
Riding in Salkantay, Sacred Valley Peru Continue reading

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Peru – Machu Picchu!!!!! – Riding in Sacred Valley Peru Road Trip 2017

Nov 2017 Mountain Biking Road Trip in Peru with Holy Trails MTB and Peru Outdoor Experiences.
Hiking to Machu Picchu with Peru Outdoor Experiences, Sacred Valley Peru Continue reading

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Peru – Moray and Maras – Riding in Sacred Valley Peru Road Trip 2017

Nov 2017 Mountain Biking Road Trip in Peru with Holy Trails MTB and Peru Outdoor Experiences.
Riding in Maras and Moray, Sacred Valley Peru Continue reading

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