Park Place Lodge

Sprung

The snow’s soft. The sun’s out. And the days are longer than six hours. Amazing! We hit the hill late, […]

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FAR Community Day

Options like FAR, and the host of other daily activities that we take for granted are the reason we have the vibrant life here.

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A Casual Season Start

For the first time in years, I missed opening day. This year, I simply wasn’t in a hurry to ski the early season snowpack.

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Fernie Snow

There’s lots of snow up high–over a metre. Go high and go safely. There’s already been one avi death in Montana. We have had our share in the last few years. Let’s not add to them.

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Fernie Ripped

There is a sadness in all of us. The sadness will not go away with time. Nor should it.

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I live here!

There are days you stop and say to yourself, “I live here!” Simply stop, dead still. At the end of […]

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Heiko Celebrated

We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give. Winston Churchill The […]

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A blind date

Opening day at the ski hill is kind of like a blind date arranged by a cousin.

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Fernie month of Monsoons

In Whitefish they asked, “Has it rained like this in Fernie?” “Yes. Like a Fernie month of monsoons.” “We’ve had […]

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This is Fall

Stepping out of the house, I stopped. Stock still, I smelled the air. Breathing deeply. The sun lit only the […]

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