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Have You Ever Seen a Dog Riding a Chairlift?

Have you ever seen a dog riding a chairlift? How about a dog skiing next to its owner? Or even crazier, a dog being long-lined under a helicopter? These are just a few of the skills that make avalanche dogs… Super canines!

Evolution of Après

Sixty minutes of half-price Happy Hour doesn’t hack it any more at North American ski resorts.

Selective Memory

The Manboys present, "Selective Memory." Because it's hard to remember when you weren't paying attention to begin with.

Made in the Mountains

With many ski resorts diversifying their employment opportunities by attracting business relocation, the resulting homegrown brands are helping to define and differentiate ski areas.

This Is Us In – Canada

Cat shredding in Canada has to be one of the best ways to shred ever. You get to just sit there and drink cocoa on the way up to the top. You get to take a million runs with no one in your way or any ski patrol telling you to slow down. This is episode one of our new web series., This Is Us In...Starring Cam Fitzpatrick and his friends.

Canada’s Largest Lesson – Learning to Ski

Is there anything better than a day in the mountains? Probably not. And I had SUCH a great day last Sunday when I joined several families for Canada’s Largest Lesson at Pass Powderkeg.

That’s a Wrap! National Ski & Snowboard Day 2019

National Ski & Snowboard Day weekend was on January 26th and 27th, and the results were outstanding! Over 100 ski areas participated, over 1800 guests took to the slopes, Over 1000 people participated in Canada's Largest Lesson, Tremblant held the Moguls World Cup, and Blue Mountain held the World Cup Ski Cross! Needless to say, it was a packed weekend full of some amazing experiences.


Giving freeriding an artistic twist, Swatch Proteam skier Nico Vuignier has filmed and edited several viral videos that creatively capture his sport from a different perspective. With “Heatseeker,” which also features Sam Anthamatten, another Proteam free rider, things really start to warm up.