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Cat Skiing at Island Lake Lodge is going off!

Epic December Dumpage means great Cat skiing this year. Continue reading

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Soul Powder at Island Lake Catskiing

Getting some soul powder at Island Lake Catskiing. Awesome glades! Continue reading

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A Hidden Treasure in the West Kootenays: Great Northern Cat Skiing

The CatskiingDirectory.com crew had the pleasure of skiing with Great Northern Cat Skiing out of Trout Lake, B.C. and they sure delivered the goods. Most of the province was suffering through a February drought but Great Northern Cat Skiing had plenty of powder to go around!

Read the full details on this one-of-a-kind cat Skiing operation. Continue reading

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East vs. West: Where’s best skiing in Canada?

Monashee Powder Snowcats lodge northeast of Vernon in interior British Columbia, can easily lay claim to the best skiing in Western Canada Continue reading

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Fernie’s got the Pow!

Fernie Wilderness Adventures comes through with 20cm of fresh POW during an otherwise low snow month around the province. Have a look at our day with the following photos… Continue reading

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Justin Timberlake Shreds his 31st at Island Lake

Residents of a small B.C. town were abuzz this weekend over sightings of pop star Justin Timberlake, rumoured to have celebrated his birthday in the snow-laden ski community of Fernie. Continue reading

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Welcome to K3 Cat Ski

We began skiing our north aspect off the summit of K3 and discovered the terrain was even better than anticipated, with some exceptionally nice runs. We’ll be opening up more new terrain for the coming winter and invite you to join us in making first ever tracks in fresh powder! Here is a short video about K3 by Peak Productions Continue reading

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Island Lake Catskiing Jan 19, 2012

Getting some soul powder at Island Lake Catskiing. Awesome glades! Continue reading

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Now, for the first time since Fortress was forced to close in 2007 under a previous owner, a group of paid skiers will take to the mountain in a new snow cat operation called KPOW. It’s a modest first step toward the eventual relaunch of the resort, with a maximum of 14 participants who can be accommodated per day. Skiers and snowboarders can each pay $350 to be taken up the mountain in a snow cat and then carve out their own runs in fresh powder. Continue reading

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Win 4 Days of Catskiing at Mustang Powder!

Win a 4-Day catskiing trip in the Monashees with Mustang Powder! Continue reading

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