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Revelstoke Ski Club Prepares For Winter

The Revelstoke Ski Club is the premier ski racing team here in Revelstoke. With the season's start not that far away, the team has been doing some rigorous training. They've already participated in two training fitness camps up in the mountains around Revelstoke, as well as a visit to the glaciers of Mount Hood, Oregon for some summer skiing practice. While the ordinary snow sports enthusiast doesn't need such intense training, it doesn't hurt to do a little something to get the body ready for the rigors of shredding the slopes.
It is especially useful if you've decided to take the plunge and head for the glory of the backcountry this year. The joys of unrestricted powder are limitless, and once you've left the resort behind, it'll be even harder to leave the backcountry. While skiing and snowboarding tours of the backcountry can be had across British Columbia and many other parts of the world, the best has always been right here in B.C. That is why over 95% of the world's heliskiing and powder  catskiing takes place in this province every season.
For the best backcountry in all of British Columbia, look no further than Mica Heli Guides. Located just outside of Revelstoke, their tenure consists of more than 177,000 acres of some of the finest big mountain canada heli skiing and snowboarding terrain in the world. With eight different valley areas to explore, there are always new and interesting lines to session. If you book a private tour with them, you'll even get access to first descents yourself. You even get to name them afterwards.
Due to the unique location of Mica, in combination with its varied and extensive territory, their tours have become the choice for professionals and ski filmmakers looking to show off their best. In fact, Powder Magazine’s Best Line was awarded two years running in 2007 and 2008 for runs that the likes Tanner Hall laid down at Mica. For that reason, Mica's tours are always popular. So, book soon to experience your share of the best backcountry around.
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