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Vol 47 #3

published week of November 12, 2018 photo: JEFF ENGERBRETSON  *  skier: Chuck Patterson  *  snow: Squaw Valley CA photo: AXEL ADOLFSSON  *  skier: Andy Vogel  *  snow: Haldigrat, Switzerland DECEMBER 2018 issue VOL. 47 NO. 3 FEATURES THE BEAUTY OF BANFF It’s the people that make a place special. by LESLIE WOIT GREAT MINDS THINK ALIKE … More »

Vol 47 #2

published week of October 15, 2018 photo: MATTIAS FREDRIKSSON *  skier: Linus Archbald  *  snow: Engleberg, Switzerland photo: STEVE OGLE  *  skier: Sam Kuch  *  snow: Shames Mountain, BC Fall 2018 issue Vol. 47 #2 FEATURES BACKCOUNTRY BUYER’S GUIDE Your gear can make or break your day when you’re getting away from it all.  by RYAN … More »

Vol 47 #1

published week of August 27, 2018 Buyer’s Guide 2019 issue Vol. 47  No. 1 Features IS IT YOUR YEAR FOR NEW GEAR? by RYAN STUART, technical editor SHOP TALK RISE OF THE CRAFT SKI-ERIES HYDRATION ON THE HILL PIN FOR THE ALPINE – boots for walking THE ANORAK IS BACK BOOTS AND BINDINGS ALL-MOUNTAIN When … More »

Vol 46 #4

published week of January 29, 2018 WINTER 2018 issue FEATURES PYEONGCHANG 2018    Ski Canada’s Olympic primer will help you cheer for the right skiers—or at least talk knowledgeably on your next chairlift ride.  by RYAN STUART A SUPREME RULING  The highest court in the land has given its go-ahead to skiing on Jumbo.  by GEORGE KOCH SKI … More »

Vol 46 #3

published week of November 13, 2017 FEATURES TEST 2018 – Backcountry: TRY A COMBO  *  K2 Wayback 88 * Elan Ibex 94 Carbon * Volkl VTA 98 * Raccoon Grizzly 116 * Black Diamond Route 105  *  Icelantic Nomad  *  Fischer Hannibal 96  *   Choose some new gear this winter to make the most of … More »

Vol 46 #2

published week of October 16, 2017 2018 ON-SLOPE REVIEWS PART 2: FREERIDE AND  FRONTSIDE Ski Canada sent testers across Canada to demo the best of what’s new this season—here are our favourites.    By RYAN STUART,  Technical Editor FEATURES BEST OF BOTH WORLDS Sampling the Okanagan duo of Big White and SilverStar kept IAN MERRINGER and … More »

Vol 46 #1

published week of September 4, 2017  Buyer’s Guide 2018 YOUR GEAR IS HERE What’s Trending  What’s the latest in ski gear? Where’s the sport heading? When we take a step back and look around there are trends in motion, changing the landscape in ski width, media, sunglasses and head protection. What Kind of Ski Do You … More »

Vol 45 #4

published week of February 1, 2017 photo: NIC ALEGRE  *  skier: Sam Smoothy  *  snow: Neacola Mountains, Alaska photo: ZOYA LYNCH  *  skier: Breanne McMurray  *  snow: Mistaya Lodge, BC FEATURES SPINNING  THE WHEELS Scott Russell takes Ski Canada’s Ian Merringer down the Road to the Olympic Games. NO SPEED LIMIT Local boy Joss Advocaat takes … More »

Vol 45 #3

published week of November 14, 2016 photo: GEOFF HOLMAN * skier: Todd Avison * snow: Selkirk Wilderness Skiing SKI CANADA TEST 2017 FAT & FABULOUS  The guides at Mike Wiegele’s were happy to ride these plus-size beauties. BY RON BETTS PART 3: BIG MOUNTAIN Ski Canada gathered a group of 40 testers in Jasper, Alberta, last March … More »

Vol 45 #2

published week of October 10, 2016 photo: STEPHANE GODIN  *  skier: Richard Amacker  *  snow: Rosa Khutor, Russia photo: TEMPEI TAKEUCHI  *  skier: Shikaichi Ueki  *  snow: Pemberton, B.C. SKI CANADA TEST 2017 PART 2: CARVERS, CRUISERS AND SLALOM Ski Canada gathered a group of 40 testers in Jasper, Alberta, last March to test more than 120 pairs … More »

Vol 47 #3

published week of November 12, 2018 photo: JEFF ENGERBRETSON  *  skier: Chuck Patterson  *  snow: Squaw Valley CA photo: AXEL ADOLFSSON  *  skier: Andy Vogel  *  snow: Haldigrat, Switzerland DECEMBER 2018 issue VOL. 47 NO. 3 FEATURES THE BEAUTY OF BANFF It’s the people that make a place special. by LESLIE WOIT GREAT MINDS THINK ALIKE … More »

Vol 47 #2

published week of October 15, 2018 photo: MATTIAS FREDRIKSSON *  skier: Linus Archbald  *  snow: Engleberg, Switzerland photo: STEVE OGLE  *  skier: Sam Kuch  *  snow: Shames Mountain, BC Fall 2018 issue Vol. 47 #2 FEATURES BACKCOUNTRY BUYER’S GUIDE Your gear can make or break your day when you’re getting away from it all.  by RYAN … More »

Vol 47 #1

published week of August 27, 2018 Buyer’s Guide 2019 issue Vol. 47  No. 1 Features IS IT YOUR YEAR FOR NEW GEAR? by RYAN STUART, technical editor SHOP TALK RISE OF THE CRAFT SKI-ERIES HYDRATION ON THE HILL PIN FOR THE ALPINE – boots for walking THE ANORAK IS BACK BOOTS AND BINDINGS ALL-MOUNTAIN When … More »

Vol 46 #4

published week of January 29, 2018 WINTER 2018 issue FEATURES PYEONGCHANG 2018    Ski Canada’s Olympic primer will help you cheer for the right skiers—or at least talk knowledgeably on your next chairlift ride.  by RYAN STUART A SUPREME RULING  The highest court in the land has given its go-ahead to skiing on Jumbo.  by GEORGE KOCH SKI … More »

Vol 46 #3

published week of November 13, 2017 FEATURES TEST 2018 – Backcountry: TRY A COMBO  *  K2 Wayback 88 * Elan Ibex 94 Carbon * Volkl VTA 98 * Raccoon Grizzly 116 * Black Diamond Route 105  *  Icelantic Nomad  *  Fischer Hannibal 96  *   Choose some new gear this winter to make the most of … More »

Vol 46 #2

published week of October 16, 2017 2018 ON-SLOPE REVIEWS PART 2: FREERIDE AND  FRONTSIDE Ski Canada sent testers across Canada to demo the best of what’s new this season—here are our favourites.    By RYAN STUART,  Technical Editor FEATURES BEST OF BOTH WORLDS Sampling the Okanagan duo of Big White and SilverStar kept IAN MERRINGER and … More »

Vol 46 #1

published week of September 4, 2017  Buyer’s Guide 2018 YOUR GEAR IS HERE What’s Trending  What’s the latest in ski gear? Where’s the sport heading? When we take a step back and look around there are trends in motion, changing the landscape in ski width, media, sunglasses and head protection. What Kind of Ski Do You … More »

Vol 45 #4

published week of February 1, 2017 photo: NIC ALEGRE  *  skier: Sam Smoothy  *  snow: Neacola Mountains, Alaska photo: ZOYA LYNCH  *  skier: Breanne McMurray  *  snow: Mistaya Lodge, BC FEATURES SPINNING  THE WHEELS Scott Russell takes Ski Canada’s Ian Merringer down the Road to the Olympic Games. NO SPEED LIMIT Local boy Joss Advocaat takes … More »

Vol 45 #3

published week of November 14, 2016 photo: GEOFF HOLMAN * skier: Todd Avison * snow: Selkirk Wilderness Skiing SKI CANADA TEST 2017 FAT & FABULOUS  The guides at Mike Wiegele’s were happy to ride these plus-size beauties. BY RON BETTS PART 3: BIG MOUNTAIN Ski Canada gathered a group of 40 testers in Jasper, Alberta, last March … More »

Vol 45 #2

published week of October 10, 2016 photo: STEPHANE GODIN  *  skier: Richard Amacker  *  snow: Rosa Khutor, Russia photo: TEMPEI TAKEUCHI  *  skier: Shikaichi Ueki  *  snow: Pemberton, B.C. SKI CANADA TEST 2017 PART 2: CARVERS, CRUISERS AND SLALOM Ski Canada gathered a group of 40 testers in Jasper, Alberta, last March to test more than 120 pairs … More »

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