Mount Pattison & Mount Trorey

Ziff, GQ, Sasah, Antony and I got out for a fun day in the Blackcomb backcountry. Unfortunately, poor weather caused some delays. This is how I feel after a 5:30 departure. First stop:, backcountry ticket. We’re so keen we have to wait for the gondola to open. So much easier than hiking… What’ll open first?…

Steep Creek

GQ, Rob and I went up to Steep with hopes to ski a nice line above the lake. Unfortunately the avi conditions didn’t look good enough for the run. Bummer… <Please suggest a caption> “So this 4-stroke is only $6000 new, eh?” Hmmm… snow pack looks good here, let’s go for something cool! Oh boy,…

Vantage Peak Northeast Face

Got out with a large crew to tackle Vantage Peak. Despite periods of cloud and wind we decided to head up to the peak and see how things looked for a descent of Vantage’s northeast face. Click here for Jonathan’s pictures. Click here for Jonathan’s video of the slide. Click here for Rob’s pictures. Jonathan…

Mount Currie Y Couloir

Rob, Jesse, GQ and I had a great time skiing the Y Couloir. My second heli drop on Currie in as many weeks! Fun fact: the indigenous name for Mount Currie is Lil’wat, which is the origin of the Lillooet name. Click here for GQ’s pictures or blog posting. Click here for Rob’s pictures. Mount…