Black Tusk

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This is one of the most memorable trips I did this season. Getting to your camp ground after touring for a crazy amount of hours with a stupid amount of weight on your back is most rewarding feeling. Better than that we got to watch the most beautiful sun set over the …

Joffre : Keith’s Hut

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Abby was heading up Joffre with her friend, and photographer Mitch Winton and invited me to join along for their photo shoot. It was Mitch’s first time using touring gear so the objective was to make it to Keith’s Hut for lunch and do a couple laps. I was super …

Keyhole Hot Springs

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Jam and I decided to go and adventure to Keyhole Hot Springs. I had never been before so we grabbed our snow shoes, our friends puppy Aspen and headed out! It takes a while to get out there but once your in those tubs its really hard to imagine leaving! …

Rogers Pass

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I got to the opportunity to go touring through Rogers Pass with the Girls Do Ski Advanced Touring Program run by Leah Evans. My two girlfriends Kate and Jessica, who are sisters, were already heading up to Revelstoke to be apart of the camp so I tagged along and got …

Hawaii

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My old roommate and best friend, Fonzy,  graduated from University and was celebrating by going to Hawaii. I had just gotten back from working in Revy for 2 weeks with the Girls Do Ski camp and Mica Heli and the timing worked out perfectly! I hoped on a plane with …

Cayoosh Creek

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My friend’s Jeremy and Kelly came up to Whistler for the week and rented this amazing cabin on Lillooet Lake right before the Duffey. Jeremy called me up one night and said he wanted to go explore Cayoosh Mountain. There is no cell service up the Duffey so if you …

Duffey Dog Walks

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Taking dogs touring is one of my favourite things to do! I can’t wait till I have my own, thankfully I have friends that let me steal theirs! I called up my friend Abby one morning and we decided to heard up the Duffey with 3 dogs and her friend …