Tag: whistler

Land Use Proposals Threaten Snowmobile Access in the BC Sea to Sky

Right now there are a couple of public snowmobile areas in the Sea to Sky Corridor that are threatened by other user groups. Here's what's we can do.

The Future of Riding Mount Sproatt in Jeopardy

The future of riding on Mount Sproatt is in jeopardy. To prevent a weather-based closure from taking effect, riders are being requested not only to comply with the closure area, but to…

Springtime Heli-Sledding in Whistler

Milestones deserve to be celebrated. So when my 50th birthday rolled around this spring I decided to splash out on a daylong heli-sledding tour with Whistler-based Head-Line Mountain Holidays.

Do You Suffer From FOMO? aka Fear of Missing Out

If you find yourself regularly suffering from cold sweats, uncontrollable shaking or an agitated state leading you to constantly peer at your phone for weather and social media updates, then there is…

Vancouver Island Sled Bum, Tom Walker

With average winter temperatures above 5°C, Vancouver Island doesn't get much snow. So what's a sled bum like Tom Walker doing living there then?

White Gold Webisodes and Interview with Phil Yribar of 208 Productions

Traditional films can be hard to get to the masses.  I would rather have many people see the work I put so much time into than just a few because the rewarding…

A Look Back at the Last Ride of Spring

Like most spring days, as the hour hand moved past noon the deep, almost-pow turned closer to the consistency of wet cement. Clint and I kept going. It wasn’t really any harder…

Throwback Thursday: Chris Brown 2010/11 Snowmobile Segment – Frontier Films

A throwback to Chris Brown shredding ridiculously deep powder in 2010/11 with this edit from Frontier Films. Frontier Films youtube description: Frontier Films edits together a segment of Chris Brown crushing the epic deep…

Sixteen and Livin’ the Dream

"Being only 16 years old and not even having a driver’s license, things are tough when it comes to sledding. I work my entire summer break at one of the local dealerships,…

Big Terrain, Big Decisions: Sledding on the Pemberton Ice Cap

On a clear bluebird day, nothing beats the expanse of the icefields. You can pick a line a mile away to a major feature on the Ice Cap, and the sheer immensity…