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Backcountry ski guide - Summits and Icefields

Summits and Icefields I Ski Guide

Following up on last week’s Chic Scott post, here’s a review of the first volume of the new Summits and Icefields I ski guide. Book – Summits & Icefields 1 Alpine Ski Tours in the Canadian Rockies by Chic Scott with Mark Klassen 344 pages, www.rmbooks.com, $29.95 If you’ve spent any time ski touring in Western Canada, or even day… Read More

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Ski Mountaineering Pioneer Chic Scott

Ski Mountaineering Pioneer Chic Scott

Off-Piste Mag Issue 52 (January 2012) featured an article about Chic Scott, pioneering Canadian alpinist, skier and now historian of all things mountain in Canada. Scott and a crew of ski partners were the first skiers to complete several of Canada’s great ski traverses in the 1960’s and 70’s. He’s also the author of many books including Powder Pioneers, Deep… Read More

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