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October 2014

Halloween forecast 2014: snow and cold for the West

The Halloween forecast is not looking great for Lake Tahoe and Rocky Mountain residents planning on wearing skin-baring costumes, but it's looking great if you're a skier or snowboarder—like us—ch...

The Halloween forecast is not looking great for Lake Tahoe and Rocky Mountain residents planning on wearing skin-baring ...

Ski.com’s Whistler [Three Ways] Trip Giveaway

This sweepstakes is now over. Throughout the month of November, we asked you to explore three iconic Whistler itineraries and enter to win your favorite. We received tons of entries, and we're pleased...

This sweepstakes is now over. Throughout the month of November, we asked you to explore three iconic Whistler itinerarie...

10/17/14: Where did it 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....

Last week was a big one for early-season snow! European ski resorts across the Alps received their first big snowfall, a...

10/24/14: Where did it snow in the West?

The snow dances are paying off. A snow storm is moving across the Pacific Northwest, British Columbia, Northern California, Idaho, Montana, Wyoming and parts of Colorado throughout the weekend. NOAA ...

The snow dances are paying off. A snow storm is moving across the Pacific Northwest, British Columbia, Northern Califor...

Ski resorts in the Alps receive first big snow

You've probably been asking the same question that has been on our minds: is it snowing in the Alps? Yes! Ski resorts across the Alps received their first major snow storm of the season. Flakes start...

You've probably been asking the same question that has been on our minds: is it snowing in the Alps? Yes! Ski resorts a...

The most beautiful mountain lakes in ski country

Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada The breathtaking glacial Lake Louise shares its name with neighboring Lake Louise ski resort, which is famous for its incredible views and for annually hosting the...

Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada The breathtaking glacial Lake Louise shares its name with neighboring Lake Louise s...

Interview: The Wise Man, Sculpted in Time

Each week in October, Sherpas Cinema and Banff Lake Louise Tourism have been posting a new episode of Sculpted in Time. They started off with a soulful profile of 88-year-old Edward Hunter who skis a...

Each week in October, Sherpas Cinema and Banff Lake Louise Tourism have been posting a new episode of Sculpted in Time....

VIDEO: Afterglow by Sweetgrass Productions

If you've been sitting at a computer today, you've undoubtedly already seen this cinematic masterpiece. If you haven't, we're thrilled to share this preview of Afterglow, a short film by Sweetgrass P...

If you've been sitting at a computer today, you've undoubtedly already seen this cinematic masterpiece. If you haven't,...

Interview: The Artist, 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 ...

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...

7 tips for an affordable ski vacation

It’s probable that nobody has ever said a ski vacation is inexpensive. However, we all know that, for skiers and riders, going on an affordable ski vacation is about much more than just taking a vac...

It’s probable that nobody has ever said a ski vacation is inexpensive. However, we all know that, for skiers and rider...

The Crown Jewels of the Canadian Rockies

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 1...

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 v...

How have the mountains shaped you?

In October, we invited you to discover Banff and Lake Louise through a dramatic, four-part video series, SCULPTED IN TIME. Renowned filmmakers at Sherpas Cinema have profiled local ski legends agains...

In October, we invited you to discover Banff and Lake Louise through a dramatic, four-part video series, SCULPTED IN TI...