Lake Louise - Paradise Chair

Weekly Shred Report – 31st Jan 2014

Howdy Partners and welcome to this week’s shred report.

This week has been an excellent week for the Canadian Rockies with most resorts receiving a belting of new snow right before the weekend. So all you weekend warriors get out there

Resort of the week

This week’s resort of the week is Lake Louise who received a healthy dose of 22cm of new snow this week.

Lake Louise - Paradise Chair

Top 10 Resorts with the most fresh snow

Ok now onto our top 10 resorts across the great white land:

  1. Lake Louise Alberta – 22cm
  2. Kimberley British Columbia – 21cm
  3. Big White British Columbia – 19cm
  4. Castle Mountain Alberta – 16cm
  5. Apex Mountain British Columbia – 16cm
  6. Whitewater British Columbia – 15cm
  7. Mt. Norquay Alberta – 12cm
  8. Sunshine Village Alberta – 11cm
  9. Nakiska Ski Area Alberta – 10cm
  10. Kicking Horse British Columbia – 9cm

Lake Louise AB Canada Ski

Google Maps Ski Runs

As reported by Google Lat & Lng blog – Google Maps now includes the ski runs and trails of 38 ski resorts in USA and Canada complete with colour coded ski runs.

With 38 new run and lift maps for some of the most popular mountains across the US and Canada, Google Maps is your “go to” mountain guide. Whether you’re shredding Squaw ValleyBig Sky, orOkemo, Google Maps are a comprehensive, accurate and easy way to find the best route down the hill.

From the Canadian side of the border, the list includes:

Pretty handy.


Ski Cam of the Week

Ski Web Cam of the Week – Lake Louise

Week #1 –  Ski Web Cam of the Week

Celebrating the new release of Powderscope this week, we’re launching a new series of blog posts posting every week the best ski resort web cameras. This week, the best ski web cam is Lake Louise purely because there is a giant Beaver skiing! I mean how can you overlook a skiing beaver! Oh yeah and they also have had a massive load of early snow, yup 14cm of fresh pow! Much love Jussy Ski Cam of the Week