Capturing moments of life – Photographer documents mountain wildlife

After one of the first snowfalls of the year the valley trail is slick with ice, but Nathan Forst walks quickly. It’s early in...

From water to white stuff: the magic of snowmaking

There is a lot of preparation behind the scenes before chairlifts turn on opening day and guests are welcomed onto the mountain. Arguably one...

Racers hit the mountain for training

A week before the hill opens to the public teams from around Western Canada were welcomed Sun Peaks' Race Training Centre. SPIN caught up with...

Passing the weights – Local trainer Petersen takes over gym

When I meet Jase Petersen at Black Beaver CrossFit I’m apprehensive. I consider myself athletic enough but CrossFit seems different, somehow more intimidating. A...

82 ski areas in two seasons – Nicolson focuses on industry connections as CWSAA...

Heading into his second winter as CEO of the Canada West Ski Area Association (CWSAA), Christopher Nicolson has a lot on his mind. Since taking...