Spring Skiing

Skiing Spring’s Hero Snow

Lori Knowles – For the Canadian Ski Council

Ahhh, spring skiing. The perfect mix of sun, soft snow and…slush? Slopes heat up around this time of year, altering the snow’s texture from “powder” to what skiers call “slush,” “sugar” or “corn snow.”
Spring snow can be challenging at times, but it can also be

  • Snowboard with bindings on the snow - Canadian Ski Council

Taking “the Fear” by the bindings


Getting back on the slopes after a joining motherhood.      (Part 1)

I promise I know what I’m doing out there on the slopes, even though I really don’t look like it. I’m a snowboarder who works in the ski and snowboard industry and I have a new hurdle

  • Snow boarders in training during winter - Canadian Ski Council

Ski and Snowboard Instructors trusted since …. FOREVER!

When you’re a child and you’re taking up skiing and snowboarding for the first time, it’s usually a given that lessons are the best way to go, but did you know that the same goes for adults?

I know you’re thinking “Lessons are for babies! You would never find me at a ski/snowboard school, My friend

Beginner Series: Learning to ski at COP Part 1

Bennett Ford, age five, gets a private lesson and masters his “French fries” in Part 1 of our 3-part series


CALGARY, AB – It’s my son’s first ski lesson and I’m nervous. Bennett, age five, has been born into a family of skiers and as such he’s expected to tow the party line (or, grab

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