A group of us were lucky enough to have had an opportunity to ski out of Bella Coola for a few days. Because it’s so inaccessible, the only practical way to get up into these mountains is to use Bella Coola Heli Sports.
I recently joined a group of friends up at CMH Valemount, to heli-ski in the Cariboos of British Columbia for a week. It was a good time. There's a lot to love about skinning and the earn-your-turns days. But I have to admit, and I guess not surprisingly, the heli-ski experience is really something. You don't burn as many calories or appreciate each turn quite as much as when you...
It's time for some spring adventures. We're off to Canada again. Sean and I are doing the Wapta Traverse, a hut-to-hut ski tour similar in style to Europe's Haute Route. (more…)
With an unexpected day free before we embark on our Bugaboos to Rogers Pass traverse, I thought I'd post a few pics from the first leg of the Canada trip, from a couple of days in the Lake Louise area and the Icefields of the Rockies. It was still winter up there and we were loving it. (more…)
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Chris Brower on Otztal Traverse Fantastic, C&T. Just beautiful. Love the way you…
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