Saturday, 31 December 2016

Ringette


Association Spotlight

Kelowna Ringette

Kelowna ringette is an association in the Okanagan

Check out their website for more details.


Websitehttp://kelownaringette.com/

Adventure BlogRingette

Friday, 30 December 2016

Sit-Ski


Business Spotlight

Tessier - Adaptive Sports

Conception, fabrication et commercialisation de matériel de sports assis de pleine nature / Design, manufacturing and commercialisation of adaptive moutain sports
    Check their website for more details 

    Phone: +33 4 79 83 51 52

    Address: info@dualski.com

    Websitehttp://www.dualski.com/

    Adventure BlogSit-Ski

    Thursday, 29 December 2016

    Speed Riding


    Business Spotlight

    Salomon Freeski

    Skis, boots, bindings, protective, apparel, bags and gear for skiers of all disciplines.
    Check their website for more details 

    Websitehttp://www.salomon.com/

    Adventure Blog: Ski Gliding



    Wednesday, 28 December 2016

    Dog Sledding


    Business Spotlight

    Mountain Man Adventures

    At Mountain Man Dog Sled Adventures, you'll have the opportunity to experience the thrill of driving your own dog sled. live the dream of feeling the raw power of Alaskan Huskies pulling the sled through the Canadian winter wonerderland that is the back country of Sun Peaks Mountain Resort, just a short drive from Kamloops, BC.

    You'll see signs of wildlife on our private trails that wind through the forest. We'll start off by showing you how the dogs live, and they'll show you how much they love the run.

    Check their website for more details 

    Phone1-800-807-3257 (Sun Peaks Adventure Centre)

    Phone250-578-5542

    Emaildogsled@mountainmanadventures.ca

    Websitehttp://www.mountainmanadventures.ca/

    Adventure Blog: Dog Sledding

    Tuesday, 27 December 2016

    Ice Skating


    Business Spotlight

    Apex Mountain Resort 

    Apex Mountain Resort remains one of the hidden gems of Canadian skiing. Located a short 30 minute drive from Penticton, BC, Apex is a full service destination resort with quality snow, great weather, incredible terrain, and friendly people. Apex being located in the heart of the Okanagan Valley, features the perfect mix between large amounts of precipitation and low humidity that makes for the lightest champagne powder snow imaginable. Smiles stretch from ear to ear, as locals and visitors alike hoot and holler among the glades & open terrain, leaving clouds of powdery snow to lightly settle behind them. With an average temperature of -4 C, Apex receives about 600 cm of dry “Okanagan” powder each season.

      Check their website for more details 

      Phone: 250-292-8222

      Address: 1000 Stray Horse Road, Penticton, BC

      Websitehttps://www.apexresort.com/

      Adventure BlogIce Skating

      Monday, 26 December 2016

      Snowboarding


      Business Spotlight

      Apex Mountain Resort 

      Apex Mountain Resort remains one of the hidden gems of Canadian skiing. Located a short 30 minute drive from Penticton, BC, Apex is a full service destination resort with quality snow, great weather, incredible terrain, and friendly people. Apex being located in the heart of the Okanagan Valley, features the perfect mix between large amounts of precipitation and low humidity that makes for the lightest champagne powder snow imaginable. Smiles stretch from ear to ear, as locals and visitors alike hoot and holler among the glades & open terrain, leaving clouds of powdery snow to lightly settle behind them. With an average temperature of -4 C, Apex receives about 600 cm of dry “Okanagan” powder each season.

        Check their website for more details 

        Phone: 250-292-8222

        Address: 1000 Stray Horse Road, Penticton, BC

        Websitehttps://www.apexresort.com/

        Adventure BlogSnowboarding

        Sunday, 25 December 2016

        Sleigh Rides

        Business Spotlight

        Silver Star Mountain Resort

        BC's 3rd largest ski area with incredible terrain, amazing snow and one of the most unique mid-mountain ski villages in Canada.

        They have a wide range of activities to include the following;
        • Skiing
        • Snowboarding
        • Sleigh rides
        • Dinner tours
        • Snowshoeing
        • Snowmobiling
        • Hockey games
        • Ski trip
        • Heli-skiing
        • Pinheads Bowling
        • Climbing wall
        • Mini Snowmobiles
        • Museum
        • Yoga

        Check their website for more details 

        Phone: 1-800-663-4431

        Address: 123 Shortt Street, Silver Star Mountain BC. V1B 3M1

        Email: info@skisilverstar.com

        Websitehttp://www.skisilverstar.com/

        Adventure BlogSleigh Rides





        Saturday, 24 December 2016

        Snowbiking


        Business Spotlight

        Timbersled

        Timbersled Products designs and manufactures the best high performance snowmobile components available for mountain riding. They have also just introduced the new Mountain Horse snow bike kit that turns a dirt bike into a radical snow machine!


        Check their website for more details 

        Address: 130 McGhee Road, Suite 110 Sandpoint, Idaho 

        Emailinfo@timbersled.com 

        Websitehttp://www.timbersled.com/en-ca

        Adventure Blog: Snowbiking

        Friday, 23 December 2016

        Telemark Skiing


        Club Spotlight

        Telemark Nordic Club

        Telemark Nordic Club is a non-profit sports club located in West Kelowna, BC. They are dedicated to fostering and promoting the sports of cross-county skiing, biathlon and snowshoeing. They have the following;
        • 2500 acre facility
        • modern, spacious chalet with heated washrooms & snack bar.
        • over 50 km of groomed trails for both classic & skate cross-country skiing
        • 4.3 km of lit trails
        • biathlon range
        • 62 km of snowshoe trails
        • classic & skate ski rentals and lessons
        • day passes for non-members

        Check their website for more details 

        Phone250-707-5925 (Chalet)

        Address: Box 26072, West Kelowna BC. V4T 2G3

        Emailtccsc@telus.net

        Websitehttp://telemarknordic.com/

        Adventure Blog: Telemark Skiing

        Thursday, 22 December 2016

        Ice Fishing


        Business Spotlight

        Rodneys's REEL Outdoors

        Guided Sport Fishing Charters for Rainbow Trout, Lake Trout, Kokanee, Salmon and Bass

        Check their website for more details 

        Phone250-768-1625

        Address: 3463 Parkview Crt., West Kelowna, BC

        Websitehttp://www.kelownafishing.com/

        Adventure BlogIce Fishing

        Wednesday, 21 December 2016

        Heliskiing


        Business Spotlight

        Northern Escape Heli-skiing

        It's Deeper up here! Easy Access, Huge Terrain, Deep Snowpack, Small Groups and, with Snowcat back-up, they enjoy it every day!

        Check their website for more details 

        Phone250-615-3184

        Address: Terrace, BC

        Websitehttp://www.neheliskiing.com/

        Adventure BlogHeliskiing

        Tuesday, 20 December 2016

        Figure Skating


        Business Spotlight

        Capital News Centre 

        Capital News Centre has two ice rinks, two indoor artificial turf fields with an indoor walking track, and two meeting room spaces. Additionally, Capital News Centre contains a physiotherapy clinic, a fully equipped cardio and weight fitness centre, a regional library, a spacious lobby with concession, and a licensed restaurant over looking the main arena.

        Some of the services offered include;
        • Hockey Leagues
        • Mini Rink
        • Drop in Hockey Programs
        • Soccer Leagues
        • Bar & Grill
        • Mission Fitness

        Check their website for more details 

        Phone: 250-764-6288

        Address: 4105 Gordon Drive, Kelowna BC. V1W 4Z1

        Websitehttp://www.capitalnewscentre.com/

        Adventure BlogFigure Skating

        Monday, 19 December 2016

        Ice Diving


        Organization Spotlight

        Canmore Kananaskis

        Tourism Canmore Kananaskis is Canmore Kananaskis' Destination Marketing Organization. Representing the tourism industry in Canmore Kananaskis and member companies, Tourism Canmore Kananaskis is a non-profit membership-based Destination Marketing Organization. TCK actively promotes Canmore Kananaskis as a year round destination.


        Check their website for more details 

        Phone: 403-978-1295

        Address: 907 7th Avenue Canmore, Alberta

        Emailinfo@tourismcanmore.com

        Websitehttp://www.tourismcanmore.com/

        Adventure Blog: Ice Diving

        Sunday, 18 December 2016

        Cross Country Skiing


        Club Spotlight

        Telemark Nordic Club

        Telemark Nordic Club is a non-profit sports club located in West Kelowna, BC. They are dedicated to fostering and promoting the sports of cross-county skiing, biathlon and snowshoeing. They have the following;
        • 2500 acre facility
        • modern, spacious chalet with heated washrooms & snack bar.
        • over 50 km of groomed trails for both classic & skate cross-country skiing
        • 4.3 km of lit trails
        • biathlon range
        • 62 km of snowshoe trails
        • classic & skate ski rentals and lessons
        • day passes for non-members

        Check their website for more details 

        Phone250-707-5925 (Chalet)

        Address: Box 26072, West Kelowna BC. V4T 2G3

        Emailtccsc@telus.net

        Websitehttp://telemarknordic.com/

        Adventure Blog: Cross Country Skiing

        Saturday, 17 December 2016

        Fatbiking


        Business Spotlight

        ChainLine Cycle

        Located downtown Kelowna and specializes in bikes by Bianchi, Marin, Brodie, Niner, Salsa and Surly and the Bianchi Oltre. They also provide bike clothing by Endura and shoes, helmets and gloves by Giro.

        ChainLine Cycle also services bikes whether you require a tone-up or equipment for your road bike, mountain bike or fatbike.

        The ChainLine Cylce competes in road cycling, cyclocross, mountain biking and triathlons. They also volunteer at events across the Okanagan and bring their A-game to everything they do, no matter what position they finish.

        Check their website or location for their products and services.

        Phone: (250) 860-1968

        Address: 1139 Ellis Street, Kelowna. BC

        Email: bikes@chainlinecycle.com

        Websitehttp://www.chainlinecycle.com/

        Adventure BlogFatbiking


        Friday, 16 December 2016

        Catboarding

        Business Spotlight

        Catskiing Canada

        Catskiing Canada provides news, information, videos and reviews on cat skiing destinations. Snow cat vacations and travel and they also provide information on winter skiing and snowboarding information.

        Their mission is to share cat skiing with all skiers and snowboarders.

        They have an online guide to cat skiing operators, write-ups and reviews, ski hills, lodging and much more...

        Check their website for more details 

        Phone: 250-765-9577

        Address: 12280 Greystokes Road, Kelowna BC. V1P 1K3

        Email: info@catskiing.ca

        Website: http://www.catskiing.ca/

        Adventure BlogCatboarding






        Thursday, 15 December 2016

        Snowkiting


        Business Spotlight

        Rocky Mountain Snowkite

        Rocky Mountain Snowkite is the only IKO Certified Snow Kite Trainer Centre operating on the Spray Lakes approximately 25 kilometres south of Canmore, Alberta. If you are interested in learning or are in the market for a kite let them know.

        Check their website for more details.

        Phone: 403-688-4848

        Address: Spray Lakes, Alberta Canmore, Alberta

        Email: tom@rockymountainsnowkite.ca

        Websitehttp://www.rockymountainsnowkite.ca/rms.html

        Adventure BlogSnowkiting


        Wednesday, 14 December 2016

        Skijoring

        Business Spotlight

        North American Ski Joring Association

        The North American Ski Joring Association is a sanctioning organization that seeks to promote safe, uniform equestrian ski joring activities.

        NASJA was conceived because of a need to consolidate existing skijoring races into a circuit where competitors can earn points that go toward a National Champion Award. by developing guidelines that all NASJA sanctioned events can use to have fair, safe competitions for all.

        They provide;
        • Equestrian Ski Joring Promotions
        • General information
        • Sanctioning Guidelines 
        Check their website for more details 

        Phone: 406-261-7464

        Address: PO Box Whitefish, MT 59937

        Email: scott@mtranchland.com

        Websitehttp://www.nasja.com/

        Adventure BlogSkijoring