The good, the bad and the ugly lift lines of Whistler’s...

Man, has it been an epic (no pun intended) season for Whistler thus far with huge snowfalls.  This week alone has seen cars buried under...

I skied Japan before you did, no really, I did

After 10 days skiing in Japan for the first time in almost a decade, one thing has become obvious. Everyone skied Japan before I...

First world instructor problems

Aaaah, ski and snowboard instructing. One minute you’re taking #myoffice selfies to post on Instagram on a stunning day and feeling smugger than a cat...

Knowing when to call ski patrol

Forgive me any spelling errors from my hand trembling but my snow knowledge and experience was seriously put to the test today (Thursday, March...

Ski camp for the laydeez

You can tell when it's the Mim Sodergren Womens Week ski camp at Falls Creek. It's the laughter. A cacophony of female guffaws and giggles...

The Aussie giving women a voice in the action sports world

Alexa Hohenberg is the Aussie behind 'Still Stoked' a website giving a voice to women in action sports. This is her success story. From...

The true cost of a budget ski trip? It’s not what...

It’s been a week since my 13 year old daughter and I had a last minute snow adventure in Australia. We waited until we...

The photographer behind one of Instagram’s most coveted adventure handles

SnowsBest chats with photographer Sarah Hatton, the name behind @ISO100_PHOTOGRAPHY the outdoor loving Instagram account with over 172 000 followers.  Sarah Hatton grew up in...

The myth about snow depths

I wouldn't believe it if I hadn't seen it for myself. When snow depths break all barriers. There I was enjoying the best coffee on...

Excess baggage and the art of packing light

I am the world's worst packer. As a travel and ski journalist I should, after decades on the job, know better. But I don't. I...

Single and ready to chairlift mingle

SnowsBest sent a guy and a girl to Coronet Peak's Chairlift Date Night to find love. this is what they came back with. You might...

The good, the bad, the ugly of skiing and snowboarding

Skiing and snowboarding may be the most fun you can have with or without your clothes on, however there are some days where it...

What does decent ski town housing, Santa Claus & the Easter...

Kill me now, I am trying to find housing in a ski town. I am up against some pretty stiff competition. I know because I...

The torrid love affair that is seasonal ski town living

Seasonal living was made for me, an all or nothing girl, living my life in a binge and purge cycle not dissimilar to the...

Wasabi powder puffs, when snow girls hit Japan

Fancy An all girl snow adventure in the hills of JapaN? Your wish is our command. There's only one thing better than skiing or riding...

Beating ski anxiety on the slopes of Niseko

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