Last XC BC Ski Update – Spring 2017

Today marks the last day of nordic ski touring center operations, and much of the valley is bare ground. For those who did not get enough kick and glide, there is still skiing to be had on the miles of trails and roads that remain unplowed in Grand County. Look away...

BC XC Report, March 20th

Six weeks of dry and warm weather provide less than inspiring motivation to get out on the local ski trails. If you haven’t already succumbed to the Spring heat wave that we’ve been enjoying, and traded your skinny boards for wheels to ply on bare dry...

BC XC Ski Report

Variable is the word that best describes ski conditions of late. The fickle March conditions vary not only depending on what aspect or exposure to wind and sun, but also pertaining from one day and even hour to another. After the storm of last Wednesday, the...

Traveling the Untamed Trails

The 2017 crust season got an early first-wave start this past Tuesday (Feb 13), courtesy of a week of mind-bogglingly warm temperatures that brought slush and a rapidly shrinking snowpack to the Fraser Valley. Overnight temperatures for the last 2 nights have been in...

The Off-track Report

The late winter weather has been rough on the snowpack with winds, warm moist air masses, and strengthening sunshine increasing the variability of snow conditions underfoot. Exposed area are showing the inevitable breakable crust that comes with strong sunshine and...