Archive | September, 2008

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October is almost upon us and our first issue for the season ships October 15. Thanks to everyone who has renewed their subscriptions in recent weeks or subscribed for the first time . If you ordered other shwag with your subscription, the schwag will ship first and the first issue of the season will follow on the 15th. We just… Read More

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French Glacier, Kananaski, AB - photo David Begg

Fall Ski Update

Well, despite recent fires in our local area, winter is creeping up on us. David Begg at Yamnuska Mountaineering in Canmore, AB sent us this image of recent snows on the French Glacier in Kananaskis. Word is that the Canadian Rockies have seen numerous early dustings already this fall. With winter approaching we are busy getting the first issue of… Read More

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Hand Cut feeds the stoke for winter

Looking for a film that will get you stoked for winter, Hand Cut is it. Nick Waggoner of Sweetgrass Productions has created a film with imagery and a pace remeniscent of Bill Heath’s award winning ski film Sinners. Hand Cut blends the blues music of John-Alex Mason (see sample tracks below) with excellent ski footage and dialog with old-time miners from around the mountainous… Read More

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