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In the current issue:

published week of November 13, 2017

photo: GRANT GUNDERSON * snow: Revelstoke, BC
photo: ABBY COOPER * skier: Meredith Eades * snow: Whistler Blackcomb

FEATURES

TEST 2018 – Backcountry: TRY A COMBO
Choose some new gear this winter to make the most of these favourite backcountry routes.  By RYAN STUART

GOING PRO
Becoming a ski instructor is more than just learning the skills—it’s a calling. By ALEX HESSEL

AWAY FROM IT ALL
Boulder Hut has everything you want in a backcountry destination—and everything you don’t. By ANDREW FINDLAY

TALES FROM AKITA
Skiing Japan proved to be Iain and Ryan’s most excellent, super-terrific, Hello Kitty of an adventure last season. By  IAIN MacMILLAN & RYAN STUART

AND THEN THEY WERE ONE
Big things started to happen when Vail Resorts teamed up Park City with The Canyons.   By RON BETTS

ASSESSING THE RISK
The chance of dying in an avalanche is probably a lot less than you think. By GEORGE KOCH

HOW DANGEROUS?
It’s a difficult subject to discuss when statistics and anecdotes clash. By RYAN STUART

 7 REASONS TO LOVE LE MASSIF AND CHARLEVOIX
There’s more than powder and poutine to make you fall for this unique Quebec region. By MARCY VERBURG & ADAM BUITENHUIS

REGULARS

FIRST TRACKS  Retallack snowcats  By IAIN MacMILLAN

SHORT TURNS  News, gossip and racy photos. The Long Wait is Over for Marmot Basin’s Tres Hombres

FIT TO SKI, PART 3  This issue’s pre-season workout will help make you stronger and more agile on-hill. By MARCY VERBURG

CROSSHAIRS  A skiers’ gallery.

SKILL SCHOOL  No jet skis, please.  By TOBIN LEOPKEY

RIDING THE CHAIR Guy Clarkson at Lake Louise. By LESLIE WOIT

 CAUGHT & SHOT  By RYAN CREARY

 

 

 

 

In the current issue:

published week of November 13, 2017

photo: GRANT GUNDERSON * snow: Revelstoke, BC
photo: ABBY COOPER * skier: Meredith Eades * snow: Whistler Blackcomb

FEATURES

TEST 2018 – Backcountry: TRY A COMBO
Choose some new gear this winter to make the most of these favourite backcountry routes.  By RYAN STUART

GOING PRO
Becoming a ski instructor is more than just learning the skills—it’s a calling. By ALEX HESSEL

AWAY FROM IT ALL
Boulder Hut has everything you want in a backcountry destination—and everything you don’t. By ANDREW FINDLAY

TALES FROM AKITA
Skiing Japan proved to be Iain and Ryan’s most excellent, super-terrific, Hello Kitty of an adventure last season. By  IAIN MacMILLAN & RYAN STUART

AND THEN THEY WERE ONE
Big things started to happen when Vail Resorts teamed up Park City with The Canyons.   By RON BETTS

ASSESSING THE RISK
The chance of dying in an avalanche is probably a lot less than you think. By GEORGE KOCH

HOW DANGEROUS?
It’s a difficult subject to discuss when statistics and anecdotes clash. By RYAN STUART

 7 REASONS TO LOVE LE MASSIF AND CHARLEVOIX
There’s more than powder and poutine to make you fall for this unique Quebec region. By MARCY VERBURG & ADAM BUITENHUIS

REGULARS

FIRST TRACKS  Retallack snowcats  By IAIN MacMILLAN

SHORT TURNS  News, gossip and racy photos. The Long Wait is Over for Marmot Basin’s Tres Hombres

FIT TO SKI, PART 3  This issue’s pre-season workout will help make you stronger and more agile on-hill. By MARCY VERBURG

CROSSHAIRS  A skiers’ gallery.

SKILL SCHOOL  No jet skis, please.  By TOBIN LEOPKEY

RIDING THE CHAIR Guy Clarkson at Lake Louise. By LESLIE WOIT

 CAUGHT & SHOT  By RYAN CREARY

 

 

 

 

Subscribe and SAVE!

Just $3.75 an issue!

1 year (4 issues) for $15 + tax!

Outside Canada?