Zoa Peak

As my spring break comes to a close Victoria and I head up to Zoa for a day of turns. It winds up being a better day than forecasted. In the past I’ve always come here during horrible avalanche conditions and never left the ridge. This time we manage to get four good runs in…

Vantage Ridge

Weather during March is fickle. A crappy forecast sinks our hopes to ski the Pemberton Icecap, so we head up for a day of tree skiing near Cerise Creek. This turns out to be another mini-epic. I lose my ski in a small slide and we spend two hours looking for it.

Wedgemount Lake

March 17-19, 2006 Chris, Martin and I went into Wedgemount Lake for a few days or touring. Though the trip wasn’t an epic, it certainly had some sideways moments. Day 1, Friday Not being the brightest crew we decided to start late in the day for our ascent to the hut. Low down the skins…

Place Glacier Traverse

March 11-13, 2006 We had planned to do the McBride Traverse, however a bad forecast for later in the week caused us to change our objectives. Instead we headed out to do the North Joffre Horseshoe, often referred to as the Place Glacier Traverse. The trip went really well and we were all very impressed…