Archive for the ‘Ski’ Category

Very Sad: Heli Pilot Dead

David Gluzman February 8th, 2008

So if you recall a few weeks ago (maybe 2?) I went off heli skiing in Golden. This morning however I saw the following news: A chopper carrying nine people on a heli-skiing trip in southeastern B.C. crashed near Golden on Thursday, killing the pilot. The helicopter was on its way back to the Purcell […]

Heli Weekend(s)

David Gluzman January 28th, 2008

Pretty awesome weekend out there.. Went Heli skiing for the second weekend in a row (ouch, I’m done now). Checkout some of the pictures on flickr. :) Next weekend I’m heading off to Web Directions North 08 (last year was awesome), so I’ll be heading out to Whistler with that group.. Should be a good […]

Line vs Armada

David Gluzman November 3rd, 2007

So.. Currently debating on with set of AT capable skis I’d like to get this year. I’m going for something relatively lightweight, but also a bit freestyle. I’ve looked at a bunch of stuff ranging from the Salomon Gun 1080s, Rossignol Scratch BC something or other, Dynastar Big Trouble (as I currently ride the regular […]

Freshtival

David Gluzman October 11th, 2007

Just a heads up that some of us here will be attending the much anticipated “Freshtival” this Friday night at the uptown. Should be a good time! 5th ANNUAL FRESHTIVAL, CANADA‚ÄôS PREMIERE FREESKI FILM FESTIVAL OCTOBER 11, 12 & 13 AT THE UPTOWN THEATRE CALGARY, AB – With the start of ski season only a […]

Peak to Peak Gondola (Whistler/Blackcomb)

Ian Harding April 18th, 2007

For years, the two mountains (Whistler and Blackcomb) have glared at each other from a distance, separate by a single valley. Over the next two years, that will slowly change as resort owner Intrawest Destination Resorts will construct a gondola that will forever connect the peak of Whistler Mountain to the peak of Blackcomb. Peak […]