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The Best: Ski Resorts, Whistler/Blackcomb

Whistler Mountain is the right-most (southern) mountain when looking at the Whistler-Blackcomb ski area from Whistler Village. It has a summit elevation of 2,184 meters (7,165 feet). 732 more words

The Truth About (the Future of) Snow

We have frequently run stories on Mountain Journal about the expected impact of climate change on the future of snow (and hence alpine environments, skiing/boarding, and the economies of towns reliant on the industry). 296 more words

New and Improved Chair 6 for 2014-15 Season

As promised, Crystal Mountain will rebuild Chair 6 this summer. The chair, formerly known as High Campbell, was demolished in an avalanche earlier this year. I happened to see it firsthand since I was on the avalanche team that set off the slide. 524 more words

All Things Winter

Best places to eat in Mayrhofen: part two

Welcome to the second part of the rundown of my top five restaurants in Mayrhofen. I am sure you have all been waiting with bated breath to find out the final two, so let me relieve your suffering and unveil the other amazing places that have made my list. 671 more words


Ski resorts to close for season soon

Many of the ski resorts across the state will remain open until April despite the increase of warm temperatures.

Closing dates are:

Alta Ski Area… 87 more words


Last day of the season at Sun Peaks, but some B.C. mountains remain open

For snow enthusiasts at Sun Peaks, this weekend is winter’s last hurrah.

Today is the last day of the season at the Kamloops resort, and skiers and snowboarders are enjoying their last runs before the mountain shuts down. 131 more words


The Craziest Ski Runs You Don't Want to Miss, But Really Should

If you are used to some nice blue cruisers, or even some solid groomed black terrain, the idea of dropping off the side of the cliff with the fleeting hope that you’ll land upright seems like the kind of thing reserved for those crazy back country types. 214 more words

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