Schweitzer Closing Weekend

Closing weekend at most ski resorts is usually a bittersweet like this past weekend at North Idaho’s Schweitzer Mountain Resort. This closer was one of epic proportion with crystal clear skies, temps in the 60′s and plenty of of good skiing and festivities to be had through the weekend. As we pulled up to the …

Freeride Chronoicles – Kicking Horse Always Delivers

Stop #2 had us heading east over Rogers Pass to the town of Golden, BC home to Kicking Horse Resort. Here Tommy Frey, Desiree Leipham and myself met up with our good friend and longtime KHMR local Steve Fisk who visited Kicking Horse over 13 years ago and he never left. We didn’t even have …

BC Road Trip-Revelstoke Mountain Resort

GO North They Say! Thats the words we lived by this past week as we road tripped on the infamous Powder Highway to a few of British Columbia’s ski resorts. Tuesday-March 15th we made the 6-1/2 drive from Coeur d’ Alene, ID to Revelstoke, BC to Revelstoke Mountain Resort for our first stop on a …

Old Man Winter Returned to Schweitzer Mountain Resort

After some warm temps were impacting conditions last week in the Pacific Northwest, Old Man winter stopped into Schweitzer Mountain Resort last Friday and dumped some of his goodness on the mountain. With an accumulation of 5″ on Friday and conditions rapidly improved throughout the day. As we put down a few cold PBR’s in …

Freeride Chronicles – Selkirk Snowcat Skiing

The Freeride Chronicles Media crew stopped in at Selkirk Snowcat Skiing in Meadow Creek, BC the last couple of days of January. Selkirk has a long history of serving up deep powder experiences to riders for more than 40 years. In fact, Selkirk Snowcat Skiing was the first cat skiing operation starting the business in …

Freeride Chronicles – Baldface Lodge

The landscape in the Selkirks sure has changed from last winter. The Freeride Chronicles crew just returned from an trip of epic proportion where we visited two cat skiing operations on the outskirts of Nelson, British Columbia. Things were lining up for this trip to Baldface Lodge to be possibly one of the best ever …

Freeride Chronicles – Northern Escape Heli

WOW, is an understatement after experiencing what Northern Escape Heli Skiing had to offer. The Freeride Chronicles team recently returned from NEH located in Terrace, BC, which is approximately an 1.5 hour flight and a 16 hour drive north of Vancouver, BC. This should give you a better perspective just how far north this operation …

Freeride Chronicles: Monashee Magic

The Freeride Chronicles team had the opportunity to get in three incredible days of cat skiing with Monashee Powder Snowcats January 8-10, 2016. Monashee Powder Snowcats are located deep in the interior of BC and is world renowned for its iconic Monashee Pow. We were greeted with a 20cm reset 48 hours prior to our …

VIDEO: Freeride Chronicles Season 3 – Canadian Adventure

The Canadian Pacific Railway has a deep history in the town of Golden, British Columbia. After all, this was the hub for Canadian Pacific workers as they constructed the railroad through the treacherous Rogers Pass pressing forward to the west coast. The difficulty of construction through the pass required Canadian Pacific to hire and import …

December 16 – Game On at Big Red Cats

It was an early roll call on December 16th, 2015 as the Freeride Chronicles crew woke to temps in the low teens under crystal clear skies. At that moment, we knew we were in for a day of pure awesomeness. After our top ski day on the 15th, which was going to be hard to …

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