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Whistler Bike Park Opening Day (& valley trails) May 19, 2018

Whistler Bike Park Opening Day May 19, 2018 Now in its second decade; another Whistler bike park opening day with yet more work by the tireless bike park crew, patrol and customer service. Despite local trepidation that the WBP would … Continue reading

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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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Whistler Alpine Riding – Lift assist or not

Two Alpine Riding options in Whistler. One from the Bike Park via lifts, or the other side of the valley where you earn your turns.
Top of the World to Bike park, Ride Don’t Slide, Kyber Pass, Middle of No Where, Kashmir, Kush
Into the Mystic to Lord of the Squirrels Continue reading

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Whistler’s Alpine is ready to go – Top of the World to valley trails 2016

Whistler’s Top of the World trail is open again for those wanting to get to the alpine for a fix of views and flowers. The trail is in great shape and even gets dusty as you get lower. View of Castle Towers … Continue reading

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Early Season Skiing in South Western BC – November to Dec 2015

Well so much for El Nino hurting the snowpack. We’re off to a pretty decent start. Above average in the alpine and average in the valleys in most locations. Some early season pictures and video. A nice turnaround from the … Continue reading

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A kinder gentler Whistler Bike Park

Whistler Bike Park May 2015 – Catering to New Riders. Continue reading

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Flute and Oboe Whistler Slackcountry

15cm of new snow the day before, checked out Flute and Oboe in variable vis Continue reading

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Blackcomb – Cham, Vista, Decker 9th Hole

Toured Blackcomb slackcountry with Margus, Sharon and Brett (his first ever trip on a splitboard). Conditions pleasantly surprised and we skied stable steeps Continue reading

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Blackcomb – Glacier and Circle Lake

Another day in Blackcomb touring on to the glacier then to Circle Lake on a cold, clear day. Ross, Holly, Ethan and Jasmine Continue reading

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Checking out Blackcomb slackcountry

Ski quality still excellent up high particularly on S aspects. More snow in the alpine already than last season end of January HS 290 on windloaded pocket at top of Showcase. HS 180 at 2000m on Blackcomb Glacier. Continue reading

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