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Monday, September 21, 2020
Beaver Creek village view
Beaver Creek is the ultimate designer deluxe ski resort. Every little thing that can possibly make your ski experience simpler, and better, has been thought of and applied. From the trail layout to the immaculate grooming to the "refresh" snowmaking top ups on tap to keep conditions ideal, skiing here is often effortless. Hero snow is understatement. If you want...
The cross country ski alternative is a great option if you didn't lock in an Epic Australia Pass or get the limited other passes on sale for Perisher. XC, skinny or cross-country skiing is available with gear, lessons and guiding right from the carpark at Perisher - from Wilderness Sports shop and XC ski...
Steep at Wolf Creek
Wolf Creek Colorado lies off the beaten path between Pagosa Springs and South Fork, where it habitually sucks in a whopping 40 feet of snow every year. Kirk Owers checked it out for SnowAction. That’s over twice as much as Aspen, Telluride and Breckenridge. The contrast between the ab-fab resorts and this privately owned, no frills operation couldn’t be starker. The breakfast...
The new Sugar Bowl Express chairlift at The Remarkables opens tomorrow, August 1st. The new lift opens up a whole new set of options as the resort finally gets lifts in the right places - the original lift layout was a ridiculous under utilisation of the terrain available that has been addressed in...

Silver Stars

For all the years of joint ownership by Okanaagan neighbours Big White it always seemed Silver Star was kid brother in that relationship, forced to play 2nd fiddle for everything from publicity to new developments. That was then, this is now: the resort is staking a bold claim to star in its own right, innovations like an all inclusive pass...
Mid-life growth spurts don’t get much better than this! Legendary for its persistent pow, great bowls and trees, Fernie had always lived in the shadow of its magnificent alpine terrain. If you had the cojones for the hike you could access it, but it was hard yards. Now the lift to the top of Polar Peak lets cruisers and kids...