Day 12: Backcountry Skiing.
Joe, of course, got me into this one. He told me about it and I thought it sounded crazy – why would you hike up a mountain to ski down it, when there are resorts with perfectly good lifts? 153 more words
The B.C. Coroners Service is investigating a death on Mount Washington after the Vancouver Island ski resort received record-breaking snowfall.
A man in his 20s was found unresponsive in a treed area Monday afternoon, the same day the resort reopened following a winter storm that dumped more than a metre of snow on the mountain. 95 more words
A huge dump of snow forced the closure of the Mt. Washington ski resort.
The resort was closed Sunday after receiving 80 centimetres of new snow overnight and more than 100 centimetres over the last 24 hours. 235 more words