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Gear & Gadgets Vol 48 #3

Reading Time: 3 minutes Magic armour! Auclair’s Race Fusion ($225) glove might make gate bashing almost comfortable. Lining the back of the hand and fingers of its newest race glove is a layer of […]

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St. Sauveur heated 6-pack

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Sommet Saint-Sauveur Who even remembers chairlift rides on cold wooden slats? Sommet Saint-Sauveur is upping Sunshine Village’s Teepee Town LX (North America’s first heated-seat quad) with its new Sommet Express […]

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Alpine Canada throwback

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Recognize talent when you see it? (And a few long-time ski industry types…?) The 100th-year anniversary of Alpine Canada was on December 20 and this little gem of a print […]

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Backcountry Gear 2020 – Gear & Gadgets

Reading Time: 4 minutes Backcountry Gear 2020 – Gear & Gadgets Helly Hansen’s Odin Mountain 3L Shell Jacket ($600) and Bib Pant ($475) offer minimum build and maximum features from a helmet-, backpack- and […]

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Fit to Ski pt 2 – 7 Moves to Help Prevent Injury

Reading Time: 3 minutes 7 Moves to Help Prevent Injury by MARCY VERBURG Photos Wally Stemberger This issue’s skier-workout continues to focus on injury prevention by improving joint stability. It also helps to condition […]

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What happened when a ski racer was thrown into the Chamonix backcountry

Reading Time: 3 minutes Trust is timeless What happened when a ski racer was thrown into the Chamonix backcountry When Helly Hansen invited Erin Mielzynski to climb and ski big mountain lines in the […]

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Gear & Gadgets Vol 48 #1

Reading Time: 4 minutes SEIRUS MAGNEMASK   It’s the magnetic seams that are the key design element in making the Seirus Magnemask unique. A snug fit that allows good breathability and non-interference with goggles […]

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Bienvenue Au Canada

Reading Time: 4 minutes Bienvenue Au Canada Club Med Québec Charlevoix   Cirque du Soleil co-founder and Le Massif owner Daniel Gauthier may not have been successful at convincing the IOC that his home […]

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Fit to Ski – part 1

Reading Time: 4 minutes BY MARCY VERBURG  Photos Wally Stemberger   Many of us do little or no dryland training in the off-season, which can result in muscle soreness, fatigue and injury, or just […]

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Buyer’s Guide 2020

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Coming soon ….. We’ve been working hard this summer to bring you all the new alpine gear reports for the spanking new ski season ahead. The 2020 Buyer’s Guide publishes […]

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Caught & Shot

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Nailed it! photo: MICHAEL OVERBECK in Winter 2019 issue

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Crosshairs Vol 47 #4

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Crosshairs Photo Gallery Vol 47 #4  Photos by Chris Christie, Geoff Holman and Ryan Creary

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What Were We Thinking?

Reading Time: 10 minutes Before cellphone bewitchment, liability fears and political correctness, skiers used to be a wild and crazy bunch. The cardinal rule of ski vacations dawned on me one night as I […]

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Gear & Gadgets Vol 47 #4

Reading Time: 2 minutes 1. Mountain Hardwear’s Exposure/2 Gore-Tex Pro jacket ($750) and pant ($600) are top-of-the-line gear for the most serious weather and conditions: skiing, climbing or a combo of the two. The […]

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Crosshairs Vol 47 #3

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Crosshairs Photo Gallery Vol 47.3 photo: ADAM CLARK * skier: SAM SMOOTHY * snow: La Rosière, France  …….  photo: REUBEN KRABBE * skier: CODY TOWNSEND * snow: Tordrillo Mountains, Alaska  […]

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Matterhorn Glacier Ride

Reading Time: < 1 minutes WITH SWISS PRECISION After two and a half years of construction, the world’s highest 3S cable car has started schlepping skiers to dizzying heights in Zermatt, Switzerland. The Matterhorn Glacier […]

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Backcountry by the Day

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Only have time for a day in the backcountry on your next Kimberley ski holiday? Then make it a spectacular one with Boulder Hut Adventures and Kimberley Alpine Resort’s new […]

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Best of Ski Show – VIMFF

Reading Time: 2 minutes Best of Ski Show – Co-presented by Ski Canada Magazine, at the Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival February 23, 2019 at the Centennial Theatre, and March 2, 2019 at the […]

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Do skiers owe snowboarders?

Reading Time: 4 minutes Have you ever zipped past snowboarders who couldn’t get enough speed on the flats in deep snow? If you love off-piste skiing as much as I do, I’m sure you’ve […]

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Gear & Gadgets Vol 47.3

Reading Time: 3 minutes 1. Made for changing mountain weather, Oakley’s Prizm React technology in its new rimless-design Fall Line XL goggle ($375) allows you to change your lens without, well, changing your lens. […]

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Helly Hansen extends Alpine Canada partnership

Reading Time: 2 minutes Alpine Canada Alpin (ACA) and Helly Hansen have officially extended their partnership for another four years. Helly Hansen, the leading apparel provider for ski professionals around the world, will be […]

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Dropping in at Kicking Horse

Reading Time: 7 minutes After four days of unrelenting snowfall, three days of visibility-related delays and near-constant safety concerns, the sun returned to the skies above Kicking Horse Mountain Resort, revealing a deep, dazzling […]

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Reaching Lofty Heights

Reading Time: 2 minutes Helly Hansen’s original synthetic baselayer transitions into a mid-layer jacket worth raving about. With 11 World Cup top 10s, Erin Mielzinski is the best slalom skier Canada has produced in […]

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photo: Steve Shannon @ Dave Henry Lodge, BC

Reading Time: < 1 minutes photo: Steve Shannon  *  skier: Nikolai Schirmer  *  snow: Dave Henry Lodge, BC in Crosshairs Fall 2018 issue

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