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Supported by Extremely Canadian.

We ask our allies to allow BIPoC members to register for this event. Thank you!

Ski Event Dates/Time: Sunday, February 27 and Saturday, March 5. 8:15AM to last chair. Must be able to attend both days!

You will discover both the best of Whistler Blackcomb’s insane steeps and the best of your skills. Extremely Canadian’s dedicated coaches mix a healthy dose of technical instruction, steep skiing tactics and local knowledge to provide you with an experience you can’t get elsewhere. After two unreal days with Extremely Canadian you should be charging confidently down terrain with skills you didn’t even know you had.

The trick to taking advantage of Whistler Blackcomb is making the most of the mind-blowing terrain available, and that’s where Extremely Canadian comes in. Pack their 20 years of local freeskiing experience into 2 days of instruction and exploration and you’re in for a wild ride.

Ability Level:

Extremely Canadian is geared towards adventurous advanced-intermediate to expert skiers. If you can ski an un-groomed “Black Diamond” run at your home hill, then this event is for you! Skiers will be in a small group of similar ability. Combine that with a serious amount of vertical, guaranteed improvement, tired legs, it makes for an unforgettable ski experience. Ages 18+

Please note: each participant will be responsible for getting to Whistler. You can organize carpooling through our Private Facebook Group. There are also shuttles/buses that you can take from Vancouver to Whistler.

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IMPORTANT:

With the increased spread of Omicron and in accordance with Provincial Health orders, all participants must be double vaccinated and show proof of vaccination in order to participate in our events so we can do our part to keep everyone as safe as possible and allow us to continue to hold events.

Participants must also wear mask when indoors, at all times and outdoors when we cannot stay 6 ft or more apart.

If you are feeling any flu-like symptoms before the event, please stay home.

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Registration includes:

  • Two full days (Feb 27 + Mar 5) of Extremely Canadian guided instruction from 8:15AM to the last chair (1 instructor to 6 participants)
  • Lift line priority

Lesson Duration: 8:15AM to last chair

Additional information: https://extremelycanadian.com/two-day-ski-clinics

Not included:

  • Lift passes – discounted passes available for purchase at $44/day
  • Lunch, snacks, water – please pack your own food/water for each day
  • Parking costs in Whistler, if applicable

What you’ll need to bring/wear:

  • Face mask for when you’re indoors and in situations where you can’t be 6ft apart
  • Proof of vaccination and ID (double vaccination required)
  • Warm clothes including moisture wicking base layers, mid layers to trap body heat, and water-resistant outerwear, warm calf-high socks, and gloves or mitts
  • Goggles or sunglasses
  • Sunscreen is recommended, even on cloudy days

Information about Extremely Canadian’s COVID-19 policies: https://extremelycanadian.com/covid-protocols

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Photo & Video Release Consent:

By purchasing a ticket you grant permission for Colour the Trails and sponsors to use any portion of the photos or videos from this event that have been taken by Colour the Trails videographers and photographers for the purpose of sharing experiences with the community and encouraging future participation in events which can include but is not limited to, print or digital versions, social media and websites without any more compensation or recognition given. Colour the Trails will not use the photographs in a manner that would exploit or cause malicious representation toward you.

Please contact info@colourthetrails.com BEFORE the event if you do not wish to be photographed or on video during an event.

February 27, 2022
8:15am to last chair

Meet at Carleton Lodge, Whistler, BC

Carleton Lodge, 4280 Mountain Square, Whistler, BC V8E 1B9

Level: advanced-intermediate to expert
Cost: $120 + GST

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