Courageous and undaunted

Fearless and brave, Jessica, Normand, and Darcy went skiing in today’s extreme cold and submitted trip reports. Thanks! From Jessica’s report, we learned that the Banff tracksetter was also out in the -28°C on his open snowmobile

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Winter finally arrives!!

Update Sat Feb 2 @ 2:45 pm: “The return of Bill Milne. It may be the best conditions on this trail ever.”-Tracksetter Jeff Update Sat Feb 2 @ 11:30 a.m: Ribbon Creek tracksetter Jeff just sent the photo and exclaimed…

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Snowing west of Banff

Windy.com is predicting the following snowfall amounts over the next 24 hours: Banff townsite: 5 cm Redearth Creek trailhead: 9 cm Goat Creek trailhead: 6 cm Lake Louise: 12 cm Yoho: 12 cm Elk Pass: 6 cm Pocaterra: 6 cm Mt Shark: 9 cm

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Snow predictions

This next system which is coming through is predicted to dump most of its snow along the continental divide and not in Calgary or West Bragg Creek. Predictions from the “Big Four” weather forecasts show snowfall amounts for

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Wishin’ and Hopin’

Some very interesting and enjoyable trip reports today, thanks everyone. I imagine this old Dusty Springfield song from 1964 would be banned in today’s politically correct world akin to “Baby It’s Cold Outside.”  I would bet that

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Snowfall update

Update: Sunday at 12 noon. This photo was sent in a few minutes ago from the Kicking Horse Ski Club: Now that the snow has pretty well ended, I received exactly what the forecast predicted for Calgary, 9 cm. To see which trails have been

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Which forecast will be correct?

The predictions from the various sources are all over the map. The Snow Forecast which is usually the most optimistic is showing the least amount right now.  Windy.com, if I have figured it correctly, is the most optimistic. Most of this

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