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Winter 2012 issue

Vol 40 #4

 

photo: Chris Christie; skier: Mark Abma; snow: Chatter Creek BC

 

published week of December 19

subscriber copies deliver Dec. 19 – 30

on newsstands January 4, 2012

photo: Mike McPhee; skier: Callum Pettit; snow: Mica Heli, BC

 

FEATURES

PARK & FLY

Ski Canada’s team of twintip testers played all over the mountain to show off this category’s versatility.
Written by Ron Betts

A BITE WITH DAVE BROWNLIE

Whistler Blackcomb’s CEO goes beyond the ropes with Ski Canada.
By Tobias c. van Veen

BEST OF SKIING IN CANADA

Our annual look at what’s so great about skiing at home.
Compiled by Leslie Woit

ME, JACK AND MR. SQUINCH

A B.C. native, a Kiwi and a Brit fondly recall their days (and nights) spent skiing Quebec.
By Tobias c. van Veen

4-Day Road

An excellent adventure is easy when you include Monashee Powder, Red Mountain and Whitewater.
By Iain MacMillan

POSTCARDS FROM GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN

Marty McLennan shares some moments from his visit to the 2011 FIS Wor d Championships in Germany’s premier ski town.

BAGGING VICTORIA

Louise’s most iconic and daunting peak has been skied by few.
By Kevin Hjertaas

REGULARS

FIRST TRACKS

Driven to distraction
By Iain MacMillan

YOUR RUN

Opening our mail  bag.

SHORT TURNS

News, gossip and racy photos.

CROSSHAIRS

A skiers’ gallery.

WESTERN VIEW

Cat vs. heli: we all win
By George Koch