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Campbell Icefield Chalet News

Feb 22, 2024
Who wants an early Christmas present for their friends? Here’s an opportunity to enjoy the 2024 Xmas week at the Chalet with 10 of your friends. Although winter bookings seem hard to come by we DO have an opening Dec. 21 – 28, 2024. Bring your skis, some eggnog and a turkey. The presents will ... [read more]
Feb 22, 2024
Conditions this past week have been varied; early in the week saw bluebird and excellent skiing in the alpine, mid week saw new snow and good skiing in the trees on non-solar aspects. Wind has been light and the snowpack at the Chalet is holding at 150cm. The forecast for the coming week predicts cooler ... [read more]
Feb 16, 2024
The group at the Lodge has reported over 30cm this week and great skiing.  As has been reported for many areas on Avalanche Canada, the new snow is not bonding that well to the early February crust and small natural releases have been observed. However clear days have allowed for travel  over Diamond Dust. It ... [read more]
Feb 09, 2024
This past week the group saw 5 – 10cm of fresh show most days and the HS is slowly building back up after the crazy January warm spell. The snowpack is now at 150cm on the stake. Daytime highs were around +1c with overnights lows around -7c. Looks like more snow for the start of ... [read more]
Feb 04, 2024
The last week of January saw the wild temperature extremes that affected BC & AB. On the 29th & 30th we had a daytime high of +7c and overnight low of +2c. The natural avalanche cycle ran it’s course and the snowpack at the lodge went from 162cm to 138cm. However now that that’s over ... [read more]
Jan 25, 2024
The Jan. – 20 – 27 group had temperatures  from -4° C to 2°C for the week. There was 5 cm of snow accumulation daily and little to no wind. The snowpack ranges from 135 cm at treeline to 150 cm in the Alpine. Great skiing reported! Apparently a Pineapple Express is on the way. ... [read more]