Category: Expert Guides

Revelstoke: Ideal for luxury extreme skiing.

A resort that maybe doesn’t get the attention it deserves when talking about Canadian skiing is the stunning resort of Revelstoke. I’m not a fan of cliches like “hidden gem” but it is hard to talk about Revelstoke without using that exact phrase. The best way to get to Revelstoke is to fly with Air… Read more »

When’s the best time to ski Canada?

The ski season in Canada runs from late November through to mid-April  – this does vary depending on resort – but when is the best time to ski Canada? This is a question we get asked a lot and it does depend not only on which resort you would like to visit but also your… Read more »

The non-ski guide to a ski safari

Back in 2017, sadly, out of ski season, I found myself heading off to see some of the so-called “smaller” resorts Canada has to offer; we actually prefer to refer to them as ‘off-the-beaten-track’. As our visit was in late spring, after a comfortable flight from Heathrow we picked up a Jeep Grand Cherokee and… Read more »

The Best Extreme Ski Runs in Canada

Canada has some great, well known ski resorts such as Whistler on the west coast and Banff & Lake Louise in the Alberta Rockies, but also many superb lesser known ones such as Panorama in the BC Rockies. They are not short of steep terrain but which resorts offer the most extreme ski run experience… Read more »

7 Reasons to Ski Canada

Canada has grown in popularity as a ski destination over the last few years but there are still questions as to why a ski holiday across the Atlantic should be considered when the Alps are on our doorstep; well, there are many reasons, but let’s look at the top 7: 1. The snow Pure and… Read more »