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Friday, August 14, 2020
Paul Selig is a smart guy: after negotiating with the better half he gave his ski instructor daughter Kate two options for her 21st birthday - the big party or a heliski trip. Guess what she picked? This trip was going to drain my bank account big time, so I wanted to be sure I chose the right heli...

Utah Express

Deer Valley is big, The Canyons massive, so covering both in one day is a seriously tough assignment. But put American born long time Aussie based ski legend downunder Randy Wieman together with American World Cup racers Heidi Voelker & Kaylin Richardson and it’s game on. I never had much interest in skiing Park City or its neighbours Deer Valley...
Sure, blundering around Africa blowing the crap out of exotic animals is not exactly kosher anymore, but any safari worthy of the name should still stand for big adventures and wild times. Bronwen Gora found plenty of both on Non Stop’s powder chasing itinerary through interior BC. We must have looked like a mini invasion: ten people piling out...
Most ski resorts around the world are owned by the man, aka a faceless corporate entity usually lacking empathy with their customers, and Japan is mostly no different. But at Nozawa locals like 18th generation ryokan owner Akakiro Mori got together a few years back and bought out the lift company. these are people who love skiing, and their...
Alaska oh my god indeed. it just doesn’t get better, or wilder, than this. The crew at seaba heli skiing in Haines can set you down on the eye of a needle. Then it’s over to you. story peter wunder photos courtesy & ©  www.willwissman.com / seaba-heli.com & Peter Wunder (for the full mindblowing selection of Will Wissman's amazing Seaba heli pics, some of the best it's been our...
Back when we were skiing with the kids we were all learning at the same time, albeit not at the same pace - memories of quaking in fear peering over the Selwyn Quarry drop off while the 11yo and his mate just charged over it, or of getting dragged on my face up the Front Valley t-bar the last...