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The ice castle on Lake Louise

SnowDays

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It’s easy to be reminded why we call Banff our Canadian base. There are so many places to ski and Read More

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Surviving the Polar Vortex

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 This week in Banff we had a serious cold snap. Temperatures around -30ºc and after factoring in wind and humidity it Read More

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Banff’s Beasts

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Banff National Park is home to more than 50 different species of mammals. Pine martins and porcupines can be spotted during Read More

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A Typical Day in Banff

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Its a Monday. Its 8am. Your alarm is going off. Your mind feels fuzzy, a buzzing reminder of a Sunday Read More

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Epic Early Season in Banff

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Here in Banff we have one of the longest winter seasons out there. Most years we can expect to be Read More

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Banff National Park, So Much Room for Activities!!

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Banff National Park boasts some of the worlds best skiing and boarding. Home to three world class mountain resorts, 8,000 Read More

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Basecamp Canada: My Instructor Course Experience

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By Chris Vracas, Ultimate Level 1 & 2 Ski Instructor Course, Banff 2017 This past year has been pretty crazy. Read More

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Kicking off the Canadian Season with Katie

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Katie from HQ headed out to Canada to kick off the 2018 courses last week. Here’s what she had to Read More

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Two Seasons as a Ski Instructor in Canada

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    We caught up with one of our Basecamp Alumni, James, to see what he’s been up to since Read More

Banff – Arrivals and Introductions

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The Basecamp Banff courses are officially underway! The crew have been out here for 3 full days now, and have Read More