Winter in Alberta

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A life without adventure is a life not lived, and so it was time to live life to the full and go adventuring. I was to explore the province of Alberta in Canada and all that it had to offer in the depths of Winter. Starting from Edmonton and travelling by road along the Icefields... Read more »

Marmot Basin

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FACTS SEASON START & END: Mid November to early May (depending on snow) SKI ALTITUDE: 1,698m - 2,612m / Vertical Drop- 914m PISTES: 30% Beginner / 40% Intermediate / 20% Expert LIFTS: 7 (Chairs-6 / Carpets-1) SLOPES: 1,720 acres / 91 named Pistes (51.7km) SNOW: Very snow sure. 10% of pistes have snow making capabilities.... Read more »

Lake Louise

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FACTS SEASON START & END: Early November to early May (depending on snow) SKI ALTITUDE: 1,646m - 2,637m / Vertical Drop- 991m PISTES: 25% Beginner / 45% Intermediate / 30% Expert LIFTS: 10 (Gondola-1 / Chairs-5 / Button-1 / Carpets-3) SLOPES: 4,200 acres / 145 named pistes SNOW: 680 acres of snowmaking capabilities LIFT TICKET:... Read more »