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Mike Wiegele died July 15, 2021, at age 82. (Mike Wiegele's Helicopter Skiing / Facebook)

Mike Wiegele, Blue River heli-skiing industry legend, dies at age 82

“He had an unparalleled passion for skiing (and) was a fearless entrepreneur.”

 

Skiers enjoy the second official day of the 2020-21 season Saturday, Dec. 19 at Troll Ski Resort near Wells. The hills will still be open on Saturday, April 11, 2021. (Lindsay Chung Photo - Quesnel Cariboo Observer)

Troll Ski Resort extends season after snowfall

The ski hill closest to Quesnel will be open on April 10 and 11

 

Photo courtesy Big White Ski Resort

Snow with the flow!

Skiing in British Columbia

  • Feb 10, 2021
Photo courtesy Big White Ski Resort
Taking the T-bar up the bunny hill Saturday, Dec. 19 at Troll Ski Resort. (Lindsay Chung Photo - Quesnel Cariboo Observer)

PHOTOS: Troll Ski Resort opens

The ski hill between Quesnel and Wells is open every day during the Christmas holiday except Dec. 25

Taking the T-bar up the bunny hill Saturday, Dec. 19 at Troll Ski Resort. (Lindsay Chung Photo - Quesnel Cariboo Observer)
Avalanche Canada is calling on backcountry users to submit their observations as backcountry businesses, that usually contribute to forecast data are closing due to the pandemic. (File photo)

Avalanche Canada calling for user data amid backcountry business shutdowns

They anticipate forecast uncertainty without help

Avalanche Canada is calling on backcountry users to submit their observations as backcountry businesses, that usually contribute to forecast data are closing due to the pandemic. (File photo)
Troll Resort will host the 15th annual Telefest, a celebration of telemark skiing, music and community, March 7, starting at 9 a.m. (File photo)

Fifteenth annual Troll Telefest hits the hills soon

The Troll Resort festival will feature a performance from the Correlieu Jazz Band

Troll Resort will host the 15th annual Telefest, a celebration of telemark skiing, music and community, March 7, starting at 9 a.m. (File photo)
Canadian moguls skier Brayden Kuroda passed away unexpectedly Monday, according to Freestyle Canada. (Freestyle Canada - Facebook)

World Cup skier from Okanagan dies suddenly at 19

Kuroda, who made his World Cup debut earlier this year, passed away suddenly Monday night.

Canadian moguls skier Brayden Kuroda passed away unexpectedly Monday, according to Freestyle Canada. (Freestyle Canada - Facebook)
VIDEO: Man in speedo skis along slushy Fernie street
VIDEO: Man in speedo skis along slushy Fernie street
Adrian Scrooby’s best finish of the weekend was third in the Men’s NAT 2 RUN GS on Jan. 25, with a total two run time of 2:46.73. (Photo courtesy of by Bonnie Grenon)

Quesnel skiers hit the slopes

The Lightning Creek Ski Club hosted a Teck Race at Troll Ski Resort Jan. 25-26

Adrian Scrooby’s best finish of the weekend was third in the Men’s NAT 2 RUN GS on Jan. 25, with a total two run time of 2:46.73. (Photo courtesy of by Bonnie Grenon)
Elevated Style

Elevated Style

Colourful ski fashion on the slopes of Big White Resort

  • Jan 21, 2020
Elevated Style
Documentary Filmmaker Rupert Walker Creates Sports Action Films

Documentary Filmmaker Rupert Walker Creates Sports Action Films

Hobby becomes career with mountain biking videos at Revel Co.

  • Oct 1, 2018
Documentary Filmmaker Rupert Walker Creates Sports Action Films
Alberta girl, 10, dies from injuries sustained in school ski trip

Alberta girl, 10, dies from injuries sustained in school ski trip

Young girl passes away after collision at Castle Mountain Ski Area

Alberta girl, 10, dies from injuries sustained in school ski trip