Last week (May 6 and 7th to be precise) a crack team of ski adventurers was assembled with the sole purpose of scouting one of the three future Spearhead Hut sites. The Macbeth site sits on the south shoulder of its namesake mountain, looking west down the Fitzsimmons Creek drainage and south towards the gnarled […]
Driving home to Squamish after a day skiing around the Blackcomb backcountry, the Tantalus Range stands proud amongst parting afternoon clouds. Swerving down highway 99, I crane my neck skywards, taking in the freshly coated peaks, lamenting that I’d not had the chance to visit the range, and pessimistic about my chances to get in […]
As I plod through a week of final exams, I am looking forward to the light at the end of the tunnel; a week of good times at Selkirk Wilderness Skiing. This is a very short, sweet video from a big powder day earlier in the season. Just four exams to go…….
These are selected images from some special ski trips over the years. A good trip can be defined by a number of things, for example the conditions, or the objective. My fondest memories usually revolve around the friends I shared the experience with. It’s the experience that matters, not the end destination.