Who knows what the 2014-2015 ski season will hold, but if you’re like us, you’re wishing for consistent storms, cold temperatures and powder days aplenty. Right now, as autumn strips the mountain scenery of the last remnants of summer, it’s the perfect time to get inspired with ski season preview videos and indulge in some what-if scenarios about what this winter could bring to our favorite ski resorts.
What if it started snowing in Aspen Snowmass on Nov. 1 and didn’t stop until April 20? What if you made it Whistler or Banff just in time for a legendary storm to bear down and drop a meter or two of Canadian powder on our ski posse? What if you rolled up to Copper Mountain or Telluride just as the clouds cleared and laid down fresh tracks under bluebird skies? Oh, the possibilities!
Take a few minutes to tune out the daily grind and turn up your excitement for winter with a few ski season preview videos from top resorts. And if you’re feeling extra optimistic, ENTER TO WIN one of three ski trips in British Columbia. Hurry: this sweepstakes closes on Sept. 30!
Copper Mountain: Are you ready for the 2014/15 ski season?
Turn up your speakers for this one and “ramble on” with the Copper crew!
Telluride: Get ready for winter!
And get downright poetic and pensive with this inspiring video! Telluride is a place that has to be seen to believed… and the resort’s 14/15 ski season preview video starts to give you a visual sense of the wonders that await in this corner of Colorado.
Aspen Snowmass: Mind, Body, Spirit Trailer
Aspen Snowmass unveils a three-part video series showcasing the “power of this place” and how locals and visitors “stir the soul, feed the flame and renew the spirit.” The first full-length video to drops on Oct. 6!
Banff and Lake Louise: Sculpted in Time, official trailer by Sherpas Cinema
Banff is another place with spectacular scenery, and to really capture the beauty of the place, they’ve harnessed some big industry talent. Sherpas Cinema, makers of All.I.Can and other masterpiece ski flicks, are producing a four-part storytelling series about Banff’s incredible skiing, stunning national park surroundings and intriguing local characters. This is just a preview, so make sure to tune into the real deal when the first video debuts on Sept. 29.
Whistler Blackcomb: Cold Front, an online film festival
This one is a little different: Whistler is hosting a video competition with local filmmakers vying for a $10,000 grand prize awarded by popular vote. The footage is all captured on Whistler’s slopes, so the eye candy will be rich and so will one talented artist at the end of the competition! Your vote counts for these guys as well as yourself. One online voter will win $5,000 in gear!
Like what you see? Make these videos the previews to your own ski season by booking your ski trip today. Call 800-610-8911 or chat with a Mountain Travel Expert!