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  1. Which pre-paid cards do not have coverage in Whistler, BC?

    Western Canada
    Which of the following pay-as-you-go (pre-paid) do not have coverage in Whistler-Blackcomb pistes or Vancouver, BC? 1. 7-11 Speakout 2. Petro-Canada 3. Rogers 4. Fido 5. Bell/Telus. 6. Koodo 7. Virgin Mobile 8. PC Mobile
  2. Canadian Wilderness Adventures or Blackcomb Snowmobiling?

    General Travel Forum
    Hey guys Not sure if this is the right section, but...I'm headed to Whistler early March, and thought I might hit up a day of snowmobiling while I'm there. I've been a few times in Vermont (pretty tame tours, got to air it out once for a few minutes and loved it), and am looking to go faster...
  3. Snowboard 12 week courses

    Western Canada
    Hey guys! I want to do a 12 week course in Canada. Does anyone have reviews of nonstop, snowskool, pro ride? And which resort would you recommend for 22 year old - fernie, banff, whistler? Looking to get great experience but also have fun going out at night. Thanks!
  4. Considering heading to Whistler over Easter Weekend...bad idea?

    Western Canada
    how is it out there? i am a first timer, used to riding NA east coast ice. also, best/cheapest way to stay? how far from airport are the mountains? thanks!
  5. Backcountry Specific Training with ProRide Whistler

    Back Country Travel
    Pro Ride Whistler announces the dates for its 2015 backcountry specific training camp - March 14th 2015. The program will take students through - 4 days of backcountry specific coaching with Pro Ride’s top coaches - 2.5-day AST (avalanche skills training) level 1 course - 1 full day Cat...
  6. Get BACKCOUNTRY ready! Whistler ProRide Camps 2015

    General Travel Forum
    Pro Ride announces the dates for its 2015 Backcountry Specific Training Camp - March 14th 2015. The program will take students through - 4 days of backcountry specific coaching with Pro Ride’s top coaches - 2.5-day AST (avalanche skills training) level 1 course - 1 full day Cat Boarding...
  7. Whistler - Free Beer

    Snowboarding General Chat
    My friend and I are flying to Seattle from Cali on Feb 26th and driving up to Whistler for the weekend. This is our first time on the hill and we're looking for some local knowledge / good peeps to ride and catch some beers with. First round (or two) is on me. If you're looking to ride on the...
  8. Trouble with cat tracks

    Welcome New Riders And New Members
    This is my second season boarding. I had felt good about my progress, especially since I can ride green runs without falling now. I live not far from Whistler and have an Edge pass so I can ride a couple of times a week there. I "had" been feeling good about my riding until today. My wife, who...
  9. Two months accommodation in Whistler for 1 person

    Western Canada
    Hello guys! I am going to Whistler for two months winter! Will arrive there around 20th January and leave somewhere in the end of March. During this time I will need some cheap accommodation! As I dont got driving license and I am going to Whistler only for the skiing, I am requiring the...
  10. Oct 2th deadline is approaching for the Discounted Cypress Mountain Season Passes

    Snowboarding General Chat
    $314 Adult Silver $629 Adult Gold, cheaper than early bird, big 5, and family discounts, plus hit the Airbag free all season. Yeahya! Simply use my Group login. 1. Google Cypress Mountain or visit www.cypressmountain.com; go to the Groups Menu then Corporate/Group Sales Page, then click "Group...
  11. Good or bad idea: Listening to music while boarding

    Snowboarding General Chat
    As I've posted before, I'm very new to boarding. At Whistler, my home mountain, I notice a lot of boarders and skiers listening to music while bombing down the slopes. Is that a good or bad idea? Is it safe to listen to music while boarding - especially in a place like Whistler that can get...
  12. Turns on blue runs

    Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching
    As I've noted previously, I started boarding in early December. I live not far from Whistler, BC and am able to get up to the mountain to ride 2-3 times a week now. While I have progressed - I no longer fall when unloading from the lift chair, am able to link turns down green runs, am improving...
  13. Question about skating

    Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching
    I'm so glad I discovered this forum. I'm brand new to snowboarding (started at the end of November and have put in 24 days at the slopes of Whistler so far) and have found this site invaluable! A bit about me: I'm 51, very fit from years as a rock climber and a few years of doing P90X and...
  14. All mountain charger for WHISTLER

    Boards
    Hello, I was hoping you guys could help me. I'm about 6'2 and i weigh about 180 pounds I am mid way through my first season at Whistler and i have totalled my Bataleon - Goliath. I am wanting to replace it with an all mountain machine, but i am not that fussed about freestyle. I am more into...
  15. Boarders of BC - hey and boot advice

    Western Canada
    Hi guys, I'm a 20 yr old British snowboarder living in Van, most of my boarding done in Europe. I'm new to the forum so just looking to have some intimate boarding discussions, especially relating to my new home Provence. Also I'm looking for a good pair of new boots for the season. Mid-level...
  16. NYC TO Whistler Jan 12-19th NYC area

    Meets and Events
    Make sure your passport is in working order, Snowboardescapes is getting the whole crew together for a trip January 12-19th to possibly one of my favorite places in the world, WHISTLER!!!!! Contact me for prices, Snowboardescapes Facebook fans and Shralper's Union members will get a EXTRA RAD...
  17. Whistler Trip Jan 12-19th NYC area

    Northeast US
    Make sure your passport is in working order, Snowboardescapes is getting the whole crew together for a trip January 12-19th to possibly one of my favorite places in the world, WHISTLER!!!!! Contact me for prices, Snowboardescapes Facebook fans and Shralper's Union members will get a EXTRA RAD...
  18. Not impressed with Whistler/Blackcomb

    General Travel Forum
    My wife and I decided to go to Whistler for our honeymoon. This was pretty much my idea. Its been rated the top ski resort in world by just about every magazine and a lot of people here spoke highly about it. I was very stoked about the trip and was looking forward to hitting some nice pow. We...
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