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Banff and Lake Louise

Update: where is it snowing? 

blackcomb snow

Last week was a big one for early-season snow! European ski resorts across the Alps received their first big snowfall, and North American ski resorts were prepping for big storms over the weekend. As we settle into Monday morning, here’s a recap of where the snow fell over the weekend and which ski resorts are […]

Interview: The Artist, Sculpted in Time 

sculpted in time

There’s a lot of video inspiration during this time of year, and some of the best stuff is coming out of Banff and Lake Louise and the dramatic video series, Sculpted in Time. The ski areas and destination partners teamed up with the renowned filmmakers at Sherpas Cinema to profile local ski legends against the backdrop of the four ski areas: […]

The Crown Jewels of the Canadian Rockies 

Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel golf course

Yes, the skiing is always important on a ski trip, but as a travel company, we know that where you stay can take a ski vacation from good to great. With our portfolio of 4,000+ lodging properties at 120 ski resorts worldwide, we have a lot of options., and our Mountain Vacation Specialists know the top […]

The Scary Side of Ski Country… 

Photo courtesy of The Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel

For as long as I can remember, Halloween has been one of my favorite holidays. Growing up, one of the best parts was our tradition of visiting a local fine-dining restaurant located in an old lumber baron’s home built in 1885. But we didn’t go there for the food. We went there to celebrate its […]

Ski Banff-Lake Louise-Sunshine Answers | Oct. 11 

Downtown Banff

Update: This sweepstakes is now over, but stay tuned for more great giveaways on our Facebook page! Editor’s Note: We have so many excellent questions about Banff and Lake Louise, we enlisted help from our friends at Ski Banff-Lake Louise-Sunshine. They fielded some of the great questions that didn’t quite make the Legends’ list but are […]

Banff & Lake Louise Legends’ Answers | Oct. 14 

Enter to win a Banff Lake Louise ski vacation

Update: This sweepstakes is now over, but stay tuned for more great giveaways on our Facebook page! Week 2 was another great week of questions for the #BanffLocalLegends. Casey, Rocket and Stavros answered three excellent questions below, and the curious Facebook fans who asked them will receive and extra 5 entries in our random drawing […]

The Banff Squirrel’s Answers | Oct. 11 

Banff Squirrel answers Banff Lake Louise questions

Update: This sweepstakes is now over, but stay tuned for more great giveaways on our Facebook page! Editor’s Note: The Banff Squirrel, best known for photobombing pictures in the park, heard the #BanffLocalLegends chatter and wanted to get in on the question-answering action. If you haven’t entered to win, visit the Ski.com Facebook page and ask your question! […]