Batten down the hatches, hide the women and children. Get ready for the rowdiest ski day of the year - Gaper Day 2010 - comin' at ya May 24, 2010. Yep the last day of Blackcomb's season, as always. Be there or be square.» Read More »
Ask and you shall receive. Well, a huge amount of spring snowfall and cold temperatures doesn't hurt either. Whistler Blackcomb has announced the decision to extend skiing and riding on Whistler Mountain by one week.» Read More »
Is it just our imagination, or are chicks who rip on skis coming out of the wood work these days? They're everywhere, and it's awesome! More girls at Big Mountain freeskiing competitions, a few girls-only movies coming out, and we keep overhearing quotes like, "Dude, that was a chick!".» Read More »
Sun on the first day of December? High pressure in the forecast? Could it be true? Hard to believe, after what was officially the snowiest month on record at Whistler Blackcomb, dating back to when the collection of weather data began 30 years ago. Yep, November 2009. Were you there?» Read More »
Doglotion.com caught up with Jeremy McClure, the ski bum whistler shredder from SFTV Episode 4 to find out how it all went down...
Doglotion: Jeremy, how the hell did you end up starring in SFTV Episode 4?
Jeremy: Well I kinda heard they were looking for a ski bum and offered my services because there was possible some free gear involved.
Despite the abundant rumours about 'No Fly Zones', Whistler Heli-Skiing will remain open throughout the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, giving skiers and riders the chance to carve fresh tracks on 432,000 acres of powder-loaded terrain, all season long, beginning on December 5, 2009.» Read More »
There's something blazing up on Blackcomb Mountain and for once we're not talking about Blackcomb freeskier Alex Blais. Nope, we're talking about lightning, thunder, and subsequently a huge-ass fire blazing on Blackcomb Mountain in the Crystal Ridge area. The news of the wildfire is spreading like, well, like wildfire!» Read More »
This weekend, yes WEEKEND, May 2 & 3, we were shredding epic spring corn laps from the top of Glacier Express on Blackcomb to the bottom of Crystal Chair and beyond, without passing a single person. Just one or many ways you can tell the 2009 TELUS World Ski & Snowboard Fest has come to a close. That, and the ringing in the back of your ear's if you were here for it.» Read More »
Mayday Mayday! Its coming, its coming! Like it or not, the winter season is coming to an end in the Pacific Northwest, and that means only one thing... Gaper Day 2009 - A Saucer Boy Tribute! With the epic turn outs in '07 and '08, gapers and gorbies have been taking it to new levels in the last few years, and 2009 will be no exception.» Read More »