Tag: VARDA

New Allan Creek Shelter to Be Dedicated to Tony Parisi

A new warming shelter in the Allan Creek riding area near Valemount will be dedicated to pioneer and local legend, Tony Parisi, who passed away last year.

Complex Snowpack and the Potential for Remotely-Triggered Avalanches

The current complex snowpack in Interior BC is beginning to show its very ugly teeth, with the potential for large, remotely-triggered avalanches.

Mountain Information Network – Your One Stop Shop for Conditions Information

The Mountain Information Network (MIN) is THE source for real-time, location-specific information on riding conditions…or it could be. Here’s the caveat.

Goodbye Winter…

For those of you who don’t know Will Chitty, you might want to check out his article on guiding in Valemount.  However, there are three things your should know about Will:  he’s a…

Valemount Crystal Ridge Update

The final hurdle in the Crystal Ridge Sled Ski area construction has been crossed and the area will be open for the 2012/13 season.  The costly building and installation of a 4m…

Sled Dealer Sponsors Valemount Snowhost Program

Loyal customers and staff of Martin Motor Sports frequent the backcountry terrain surrounding Valemount, BC.  According to Curtis Anderson, Division Manager, it was only natural that the dealership support the Valemount area…

Clemina Creek Ride Guide – Valemount, BC

A favourite of many visitors to the area, Clemina Creek in Valemount BC has something for everyone.  The technical tree rider, the open bowl shooter and the powder searching sled skier will…