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Backcountry Skiing

Hankin Evelyn Backcountry Ski Area

Hankin Evelyn Backcountry Ski Area The idea of a dedicated backcountry ski area may sound like a contradiction of terms to many veteran backcountry users. But it’s a concept that has brought the backcountry ski community in Smithers, British Columbia together and launched a new concept in human powered skiing. The project is called Hankin-Evelyn and it revolves around creating… Read More

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powder skiing

12 Months Skiing in the Bag

The weather gods delivered October snow, so we seized the day and slipped out to seal the deal of 12 consecutive months of skiing for the fam. The weather wasn’t glorious, but the snow was soft, carvable and fresh. The quest for year-round skiing is not really all that difficult here in the Northwest. Just pick your nearest volcano and drag… Read More

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