First tracks at Marmot // Jeff Bartlett

Fall Lines: Dec 11 – Dec 17

Recipe for the ultimate ride Pack 30 to 40 centimetres of pre-season snow, drop the temperature to about -30 C, dump 80 cm of powder on top, slowly bring the temperature back up to -5 C and you’...
//Ben Giesbrecht

No lifts, no problem

‘We’re not crazy,” laughs Will Fraser. That would depend on who you ask. Fraser and his friends are spending a freezing-cold afternoon launching themselves down a wooden handrail on...
Freestyling at Snow Valley // supplied

Better terrain parks on tap

Park rats rejoice! This winter is shaping up nicely for freestyle skiing and snowboarding since resorts are spending more time and money on terrain parks than ever before. Progression parks has been ...
Kelly Ridsdale, winter biking warrior // Josh Marcellin

Cold riders, warm hearts

Kelly Ridsdale’s mountain bike crunches through the packed snow on a path northeast of downtown Edmonton. It’s a crisp November afternoon, beautifully bright in the way only sunny winter ...
// Curtis Hauser

The do’s of winter driving

Every year we pretend the snow ain’t coming, but it always does. And with the few hundred traffic accidents that happened around Edmonton last weekend, it’s brought bad driving conditions with it. Ch...
// Supplied

The little ski hill that could

Sixty years ago, the Rabbit Hill Snow Resort was just a piece of land on the outskirts of a farmer’s field, but it was the determination of Bob Sutherland—who lived and breathed for skiing—that...
// Mandy Kenworthy

Kick it up a notch

There’s something brewing in the Kootenays besides Kokanee beer. The Kootenays have long been one of British Columbia’s premier skiing destinations, with both Red Mountain Resort at Rossl...
Marmot Basin PJ  Day

Fall Lines

PJ Day is here PJ Day has arrived in Jasper and up at Marmot Basin. On Friday, February 28 support the fight against autoimmune diseases. Check out findthecommonthread.com for some incredible prizes ...
Marmot Basin PJ day

Fall Lines

Jan Hudec breaks Canada’s alpine skiing drought at Olympics It’s been 20 years since Edmonton’s Edi Podivinsky stood on the podium following an Olympic alpine skiing event. Last weekend Banff’s Jan H...