Pebble Creek

Fantastic New Years trip to Pebble Creek. Great snow, great terrain, great crew!

Cerise Creek

Overnight trip to the Keith Flavelle Hut on the Duffey. Good skiing on the Anniversary Glacier.

Mount Baker

My first tour with Ziff and the start of an important friendship that had a huge impact on my approach to the mountains. Thanks Ziff! Coleman GlacierHalloween 2004 Those who know me would emphatically agree when I say that I’m a bit obsessed with backcountry skiing. Despite this obsession, I’ve generally been skeptical about early…

Cerise Creek: Anniversary Glacier

Nov 27, 2004 This was my first day trip to Cerise Creek from Vancouver. Stephen Ziff, being the super keen and super fast guy that he is regularly puts in a day at cerise from Vancouver. Though the idea seemed a bit zany to me at first, especially given the short days and limited snow…

Pelion Mountain

Great day trip to the north end of the Tantalus Range. Pelion is one of my favourite big spring days. No small tour but lots of reward.

Garibaldi Lake

March 2004 I spent almost a week at Garibaldi Lake over the spring break period this year with a ever changing crew. Chris Gooliaff, Dan Clark, Colin Cheng, Neil Piller and Sandy Boyd were all there for different amounts of time. The focus of the trip was largely social, and we spent many enjoyable evenings…