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Revestoke articles from all over the web.

Summer - Biking

NSMB Team gets lost in Revelstoke

NSMB Team gets lost in Revelstoke

NSMB.com, Nov 18/2013

Revel n 1. To take great pleasure or delight. 2. To engage in uproarious festivities; make merry. Stoke v.intr. 1. To feed or tend a furnace or fire.

Locals Guide: Revelstoke, B.C.

Locals Guide: Revelstoke, B.C.

Teton Gravity Research, Aug 7/2013

Swooping through the alpine forest I swing back and forth digging in with each turn. I grab a glimpse of the town of Revelstoke through the trees, far below, but the route ahead quickly grabs my attention.

Top Ten Climbs in Canada

Top Ten Climbs in Canada

Canadian Cycling Magazine, June 2013

If you’re looking for an alpine climb, Mt Revelstoke is the place for you. Pro: The toughest climb in Canada. Con: The toughest climb in Canada.

Revelstoke Feature in Singletrack Magazine

Revelstoke Feature in Singletrack Magazine

Singletrack Magazine, May 2013

The high alpine wild flowers around Revelstoke are a sight to behold. For a couple of weeks, usually in late summer, they are at their brightest once all the snow has melted from the high peaks.

North America’s Highest Descent?

North America’s Highest Descent?

Pink Bike, Oct 3/2012

Over the past few summers, myself and many of my closest friends have been searching the Columbia and Kootenay valleys for the ultimate trail experience. Old mining trails, alpine ridgelines, forgotten paths still marked on old maps; anything goes on the search for singletrack.

The Real Deal in Revelstoke

The Real Deal in Revelstoke

Spencer Paxson - Kona Bicycles, Oct 2/2012

Sarah and I spent last week based in Revelstoke, British Columbia with Kona Bicycles and Sherpas Cinema  to showcase Kona’s new 2013 mountain bikes in some of the best riding locations that North America has to offer.  What we came away with was nothing less than legendary.  

The 7 Day Giveaway: Some of BC’s Finest Single Track

The 7 Day Giveaway: Some of BC’s Finest Single Track

Pink Bike, Sept 27/2012

A definite highlight had to be Frisby Ridge in Revelstoke – the grade of the climbing was comfortable, the scent of the wildflowers was intoxicating in places and the scenery was beyond compare.  The mountain views in the distance juxtaposed with the soft meadows in full alpine bloom were extraordinary.

Soul Riding: Revelstoke British Columbia

Soul Riding: Revelstoke British Columbia

Pink Bike, Aug 2/2012

Challenge: Take a group of riders, who ride 90% downhill, on a 20-25km total ride, with 5310′ total possible elevation gain/drop, in a bug infested, high altitude, alpine, all-mountain epic adventue. 

Summer - Dirt Biking

Riding in Revelstoke

Riding in Revelstoke

Riders West, Jan 2013

Already renowned for a variety of other outdoor activities, Revelstoke, B.C., has added dirt biking to their repertoire in a big way.

Summer - Hiking

Tales from Mount Revelstoke National Park: The Journey to Jade Lake

Tales from Mount Revelstoke National Park: The Journey to Jade Lake

Explore BC - Hello BC Blog, July 14/2014

It’s a toss up between the breathtaking views, the quaint cafes, the smiling people and the tight-knit community, but perhaps one of the most incredible things about Revelstoke is how quickly you can access the mountains. 

 

In the Selkirk Mountains of British Columbia, fatigue of body meets peace of mind

In the Selkirk Mountains of British Columbia, fatigue of body meets peace of mind

The Washington Post, May 1/2014

What popped up was the Selkirk Mountain range in British Columbia. Specifically, the Selkirk Mountain Experience, a ski touring and alpine hiking and climbing company that draws adventurers of all ages to its doors. It appeared to be exactly what I was looking for.

Top 3 Waterfalls in Canada

Top 3 Waterfalls in Canada

Eh Canada Travel Adventure Blog, Jan 18/2014

Begbie Falls is located south of the community of Revelstoke, BC.  The popular falls are tucked away in the forest canopy on the shores of Upper Arrow Lake at the mouth of Begbie Creek.  The falls are best accessed by a hiking trail and/or by canoe or kayak. 

Revelstoke Trails – Begbie Creek

Revelstoke Trails – Begbie Creek

Wild West Coast Adventures, April 15/2013

This weekend’s Wild West Coast Adventure was at Begbie Creek, just south of Revelstoke. The trailhead is accessed from a small, gravel parking lot off highway 23, about 10km south of Revelstoke.

Hiking & Yoga go hand in hand in BC’s Monashee Mountains

Hiking & Yoga go hand in hand in BC’s Monashee Mountains

Vancouver Sun, July 18/2012

BC’s Monashee Mountains are best known for their dry ‘champagne’ snow that attracts hordes of backcountry skiers in winter.  But after most of the snow melts – usually by mid-July – the mountains come alive with wild flowers, bubbling brooks and wildlife.

Summer - Paragliding

Paragliders take flight in Revelstoke

Paragliders take flight in Revelstoke

Vacay.ca, May 6/2013

ll it takes is five or six running steps full-tilt through an alpine meadow to become airborne, soaring with the eagles high above the town of Revelstoke. It’s quiet and serene, unlike any other method of flight

Summer - Rock Climbing

New Routing on Revelstoke’s Grand Wall

New Routing on Revelstoke’s Grand Wall

Gripped, June 20/2013

Ruedi Beglinger is the founder of Selkirk Mountain Experience in Revelstoke, BC, and one of the leading route developers of the area. Over the last few seasons Beglinger and partners have been hard at work developing the Victor Lake Wall.

Summer - Water Sports

The Adventures of Cold Water Canoeing on Lake Revelstoke

The Adventures of Cold Water Canoeing on Lake Revelstoke

Explore BC - Hello BC Blog, June 23/2014

When you are cold water canoeing, there are a few things to take into consideration: no standing, no aggressive gesturing, no sneezing – basically, no tipping, whatsoever. Out here in Revelstoke, when you’re canoeing in the springtime, you definitely want to stay in the boat.

Exploring Revelstoke Lakes by Kayak and Paddleboard

Exploring Revelstoke Lakes by Kayak and Paddleboard

Explore BC - Hello B Blog, Aug 14/2013

The pristine and inviting waters of Revelstoke, BC are easily accessible and minutes from town which is situated right along the Trans-Canada Highway (Hwy 1).

Winter - Dogsledding

Winter Secrets

Winter Secrets

Explore Magazine, Dec 31/2013

The antithesis of cat-skiing in more than just wordplay, Revelstoke Dogsled Adventures, in BC’s Kootenays, is (unofficially) the world’s first “dog-skiing” operation. 

Winter - Ski & Snowboard

Interview with Heli-Ski Guide, Jeff Honig

Interview with Heli-Ski Guide, Jeff Honig

Leave Town, April 2014

Motto: Live to Ski, Ski to Live

Skiing with Kids at an Unexpected Family Resort: Revelstoke Mountain Resort

Skiing with Kids at an Unexpected Family Resort: Revelstoke Mountain Resort

Family Fun Canada, March 30/2014

For our winter holiday, we decided to skip the beach vacation and head to a ski hill for a few days . We wanted to find somewhere right on a hill with ski-in-ski-out access, on-hill amenities, a reputation for amazing skiing, and a great kids’ program.

A skier’s guide to Revelstoke, British Columbia

A skier’s guide to Revelstoke, British Columbia

Grind TV, March 21/2014

Revelstoke Mountain Resort serves up heaping powder and North America’s biggest vertical.

Revelstoke Mountain Resort: For Families Who Live to Ski and More

Revelstoke Mountain Resort: For Families Who Live to Ski and More

The Brave Ski Mom, March 3/2014

When I told a Canadian friend that I was going to ski Revelstoke, she had a request for me.  “If it’s family friendly, let me know.”  It was a fair request and a good question.

Playground Earth

Playground Earth

The Sutton Blog, Feb 28/2014

I was in search of a farfetched world, a place where time seems to stop and begin again with every turn and all that remains are the subtle feelings of pure ecstasy. I know now, I was in search of Revelstoke Mountain Resort.

Take It To The Treest At Revy

Take It To The Treest At Revy

Powder Highway Blog, Feb 25/2014

Boasting the most vertical in North America at 1,713 metres (5,620 feet), Revelstoke Mountain Resort promises plenty of powder for the people, plus incredible fall lines, wide-open bowls and fantastically varied, adrenalin-thumping terrain.  Also on offer: glades galore.  

Women’s ski jumping pioneer set records in the early 1920s

Women’s ski jumping pioneer set records in the early 1920s

Calgary Herald, Feb 10/2014

This week marks a major milestone in women’s ski jumping as it debuts at the Olympics, but the history of the sport in Canada can be traced back to a ski jump in interior British Columbia more than nine decades ago.

 

Revelstoke Mountain Resort: Put it on your Bucket List

Revelstoke Mountain Resort: Put it on your Bucket List

Burton Blog, Feb 4/2014

Nothing beats a weekend road trip to the mountains with your friends. I think we can all agree that snowboarding is truly something that is deeply embedded into our lifestyle. It is a weather-watching, trip-planning, couch-crashing, coffee-drinking lifestyle….and I LOVE it.

Ski veteran hits jackpot heli-skiing in Revelstoke

Ski veteran hits jackpot heli-skiing in Revelstoke

Leave Town, Jan 30/2014

Many of the local characters in this mountain town in the West Kootenays of British Columbia live and breathe for the next epic powder day.

Live large at ‘world’s best ski chalet’

Live large at ‘world’s best ski chalet’

Vacay.ca, Jan 28/2014

Bighorn Lodge in Revelstoke, British Columbia takes indulgence and special touches to an entirely new level with a private heli-pad and in-house award-winning European chef, and so it came as no surprise when they were named World’s Best Ski Chalet in 2013 at the World Ski Awards.

Fun in the Sun in Revelstoke

Fun in the Sun in Revelstoke

neverstopsnowing.com, Jan 26/2014

What a great ski trip.  When Ben and I booked this trip early in the season we were dreaming of endless powder, steep terrain, no people and sunshine. 

Top 10 Ski Resorts in the World – According to Snow Magazine

Top 10 Ski Resorts in the World – According to Snow Magazine

Snow Magazine, Jan 16/2014

So why should a resort be in your Top Ten Ski Resort Bucket List? Well in the office, after a few hours of calm debate, followed by a few more hours of shouting, we decided that there is no set reason, or even set combination of reasons, it’s just far too personal.

 

Revelstoke Targets Teens in Avy Awareness Days

Revelstoke Targets Teens in Avy Awareness Days

The Vancouver Sun, Jan 15/2014

Revelstoke Mountain Resort is directing its efforts at younger rippers and riders. The “Shreducation” seminar features a special Q-and-A with certified guide Marty Schaefer. 

World’s Best Ski Runs

World’s Best Ski Runs

CNN, Jan 17/2014

To make sure the snow hounds among us get equal treatment to the beach bums, we asked some of the world’s top skiers, snowboarders and winter sports journalists to name their favorite ski run.

No Lie, Revelstoke Mountain Resort has the snow!

No Lie, Revelstoke Mountain Resort has the snow!

Epic Ski, Jan 13/2014

The stories coming out of the north are true, Revelstoke is the place with all the snow! No exaggeration here. The’ve been hit with over 200″ so far this season. Not bad for the second week of January.

 

The Revelstoke you don’t know

The Revelstoke you don’t know

The Calgary Herald, Jan 9/2014

As the world starts to recognize Revelstoke as the premier destination for advanced skiing…a little known secret exists.  Over the past decade, skiier inner circles have been quietly keeping Mustang Powder under their toques. 

 

Skiing Revelstoke Mountain Resort

Skiing Revelstoke Mountain Resort

Global News, Dec 16/2013

It’s a resort with the most lift accessible, vertical skiing in North America which is helping develop a a world class reputation. Robert Buffam reports.

 
In deep powder at Canada’s Revelstoke Mountain

In deep powder at Canada’s Revelstoke Mountain

Dallas News, Dec 6/2013

The first time I took my sons to Revelstoke Mountain Resort, I was terrified they’d fall into a tree well or spark an avalanche in North Bowl. My 12- and 15-year-olds, however, navigated the soft snow with ease.

Revved up for the season

Revved up for the season

Snow Seekers, Dec 5/2013

Nothing like kicking the season off in style – opening weekend at Revelstoke with a Canadian hero in more ways than one, Ross Rebagliati.  See what he has to say about Revelstoke and as you can see from the footage, things are looking good. 

Revelstoke’s Reckoning

Revelstoke’s Reckoning

Skiing Magazine, Dec 4/2013

Five years ago, Revelstoke Mountain Resort was hailed as skiing’s Next Big Thing, an area that appeared to be lifted straight off some dreamy, après-ski bar-napkin sketch. 

Revelstoke Hot Spots: 6 Must-Do’s Before & After Powder Days

Revelstoke Hot Spots: 6 Must-Do’s Before & After Powder Days

On The Snow, Nov 13/2013

Less than a decade ago, Revelstoke was a sleepy little town in interior British Columbia, known for long winters, deep snow and incredible snowmobiling. In 2007 however, with the opening of RMR, Revy, became a world-class ski destination.

Great Place to go Skiing in Canada

Great Place to go Skiing in Canada

Tripify, Nov 11/2013

It is believed that both cat-skiing and heli-skiing were pioneered in British Columbia’s Kootenay Rockies.

10 Longest Vertical Drops in North America

10 Longest Vertical Drops in North America

Snow Brains, Nov 12/2013

#1. Revelstoke, B.C.

Revelstoke’s backcountry skiing one day at a time

Revelstoke’s backcountry skiing one day at a time

Calgary Herald, Nov 6/2013

K3′s location is in the Anstey range of the Monashee Mountains which their highest elevation is over 7400 feet and the lowest point is around 4000 feet. One one clear day we could see the new proposed terrain north of their main peak that they were expanding to.

WWCA’s Top Five Ski Resorts

WWCA’s Top Five Ski Resorts

Wild West Coast Adventures, Oct 21/2013

1.  Revelstoke Mountain Resort – Revelstoke is an up-and-coming resort and it is one not to be missed.  Revelstoke isn’t just about skiing or boarding. 

Where to Ski Now

Where to Ski Now

Men's Journal, Oct 18/2013

These days, Revelstoke evokes the days when ski bums lived alongside blue-collar workers in mining towns like Aspen, Telluride, and Sun Valley. 

RMR stands for epic snowfalls, expert terrain, an earthy vibe, and more

RMR stands for epic snowfalls, expert terrain, an earthy vibe, and more

The Globe and Mail, Oct 17/2013

Now in its sixth season of operation, Revelstoke Mountain Resort (RMR) has created enormous buzz in the worldwide skiing community for its epic snowfall, gnarly terrain and the nearby town’s rootsy, down-to-earth vibe. 

Revel in Revelstoke

Revel in Revelstoke

Snow Magazine, Sept 13/2013

Patrick Thorne was wary about the hype surrounding this latest addition to the super league of North American destinations but was quickly won over by the authentic charm of the existing town and the sheer gob-smacking quality of the skiing…

School of Powder

School of Powder

Toque & Canoe, April 8/2013

This is Freeride Camp at CMH Revelstoke in B.C. Call it a big mountain skier’s boot camp complete with a helicopter to get you back to the top. And I’ve been waiting all year for this.

Revelstoke Mountain Resort Review

Revelstoke Mountain Resort Review

Powder Hounds, March 2013

Get revved up and get stoked at Revelstoke Mountain Resort! Corny catch phrases aside, Revelstoke ski resort is continuing to transform itself with the potential to become the biggest and best resort in Canada.

Going Backcountry in Revelstoke

Going Backcountry in Revelstoke

Vacay.ca, March 19/2013

Cat-skiing prep courses give skiers a taste of backcountry powder in Revelstoke, recently named the No. 1 ski resort in North America. 

 

Revelstoke Mountain Ski Resort with Kids

Revelstoke Mountain Ski Resort with Kids

Pint Sized Pilot, March 3/2013

The first time I heard mention of Revelstoke Mountain Resort was from my husband several years back.  With two young children barely able to snowplow, the fact that the mountain had the longest vertical in north america, just wasn’t resonating with me.

Heli-skiing in Revelstoke thrills

Heli-skiing in Revelstoke thrills

Vacay.ca, Feb 28/2013

A day that begins with a ride in a helicopter and ends with a cold beer in a hot tub is a very good day. Fill the space between with skiing or snowboarding beyond your wildest dreams, and you’ve got yourself the sort of experience bucket lists are made of.

Powder Highway Road Trip – Stop #3 – Revelstoke, BC

Powder Highway Road Trip – Stop #3 – Revelstoke, BC

National Geographic, Feb 24/2013

For the past four ski seasons, I have kicked-started my winter in Revelstoke. A classic, old railroad town with around 7,000 residents dispersed around the southwest side of the legendary Rogers Pass, Revelstoke is one of the most beautiful mountain towns in North America.

Top 10 Emerging Ski Towns

Top 10 Emerging Ski Towns

National Geographic, Feb 2013

These ten North American ski towns may not have the name recognition of the world’s best-known destinations, but that’s just fine with them. These are the local’s favorites, the up-and-comers.

Ski Canada’s highest vertical drop at Revelstoke for free

Ski Canada’s highest vertical drop at Revelstoke for free

The Ottawa Citizen, Feb 20/2013

Late February and March promise to be awesome at Revelstoke Mountain Resort. With a base of 196 centimetres and 841 cm of snowfall to date, Revelstoke Mountain Resort heads into a period known for big spring snowfalls and late-season powder days.

A skier’s guide to visiting the ‘Stoke

A skier’s guide to visiting the ‘Stoke

Matador Network, Feb 13/2013

Last December, in the midst of another epic Rockies dry spell, I needed my powder fix and Revelstoke was getting hammered. With two friends along for the ride, I finally headed south to find out if the resort lived up to its reputation. Here are 5 steps to finding the ‘Stoke in Revelstoke:

The call of the wild: Backcountry is in our Canadian DNA

The call of the wild: Backcountry is in our Canadian DNA

Metro Vancouver, Jan 29/2013

Winter in the mountains is part of the Canadian experience,” says Ilya Storm, forecast co-coordinator for the Canadian Avalanche Centre in Revelstoke, B.C. “We come from a country of igloos and fur traders and birch bark canoes. We love our snowshoes, and in today’s world it means split snowboards and skis.

British Columbia: Get the best in Canada’s west

British Columbia: Get the best in Canada’s west

The Independent UK, Jan 23/2013

For many skiers and snowboarders, riding perfect powder runs, far out in the backcountry, is the Holy Grail. The difficult bit is actually finding them.

Revelstoke Revisited: Stoked Stu, Bluebird Powder and the Freeride World Tour

Revelstoke Revisited: Stoked Stu, Bluebird Powder and the Freeride World Tour

Frequency, Jan 17/2013

Five thousand vertical feet later, I found myself at the bottom of RMR, taking in a replay of the action from the FWT event as the hill shut down for the day.

Revel-stoked

Revel-stoked

Calgary Sun, Jan 16/2013

Imagine a fantasyland of skiing and riding — a place with the longest vertical drop in North America, 500,000 acres of heli-skiing and three large bowls of cat-skiing.

Revelstoke resort

Revelstoke resort

All Things Alpine, Jan 14/2013

Known as Revy to those few who ski there, Revelstoke resort in British Columbia is a relatively unknown jewel among the ski resorts of the world.  It has roughly half a million acres of heli-skiing terrain, 3121 acres of fall-line skiing as well as the highest vertical-drop in North America served by lifts.

Revelstoke: Canada’s best kept secret

Revelstoke: Canada’s best kept secret

UK Telegragh, Jan 13/2013

I bounce over giant snow pillows on Kill the Banker, hike Sub Peak, cruise through the snow-laden Conifers of Gnarnia and lap the freshly groomed runs off the queue-free Stoke chair before sipping a Begbie blonde at The Village Idiot.

Blade Runner

Blade Runner

Country and Townhouse, Jan 10/2013

For superior thrills and spills and some of the best and most reliable snow in the world, head to Canada says Felix Milns.

Finding the Goods in Revelstoke, BC

Finding the Goods in Revelstoke, BC

Skiing In The Shower Blogspot, Jan 9/2013

So far, everywhere we’ve gone, the host mountain has been incredibly welcoming and helpful, and Revelstoke was perhaps on the top of that list.

Revelstoke lures families to the slopes

Revelstoke lures families to the slopes

West Jet Up!, Dec 2012

Famous for its verticals, Revy has something for everyone.

Canada’s Ski-Bum Shangri-La

Canada’s Ski-Bum Shangri-La

Men's Journal, Dec 21/2012

To the uninitiated, the Powder Highway sounds like some sort of mythical, ski-bum Shangri-La.

Revelstoke, Canada: the greatest ski resort on Earth

Revelstoke, Canada: the greatest ski resort on Earth

Uk Telegraph

Revelstoke, in Canada, has not only lived up to its promise, but is now the perfect spot for every proficient skier, says Peter Hardy.

Revelling In The Old Stoke

Revelling In The Old Stoke

Doglotion, Dec 1/2012

On the eve of Revelstoke Mountain Resort’s opening weekend 2012, why not get pumped for the season by reminiscin’ the pow slashes and faceshots from last season’s epicness.

A REAL ski lift: Hitting the slopes by helicopter in Revelstoke, British Columbia

A REAL ski lift: Hitting the slopes by helicopter in Revelstoke, British Columbia

Uk Daily Mail, Nov 11/2012

If you are looking for a thrilling way to celebrate a landmark birthday or a special anniversary, helicopter-skiing from Bighorn Lodge in British Columbia will not disappoint.

HaPpy

HaPpy

SBC Skiier, Nov 1/2012

If someone had actually walked out of a marketing brainstorm session with the idea of calling a new ski area Revelstoke Mountain Resort, they would have earned a pass straight into the Branding Hall of Fame.

The BC Triple Play: Cat, Heli, and Revelstoke Big Mountain Skiing

The BC Triple Play: Cat, Heli, and Revelstoke Big Mountain Skiing

OnlySkiing.com, July 9/2012

This triple play trip idea takes advantage of British Columbia’s Powder Highway for an unmatched adventure itinerary of big mountain skiing, cat skiing, and heli-skiing the finest powder the world over.

*Revelstoked

*Revelstoked

Ski & Snow Magazine, Feb 11/2010

Nestled in the heart of the Selkirk and Monashee mountains of British Columbia lies a once anonymous little town called Revelstoke.  Cat skiing and heli skiing were nothing new to the town but until recently, the quality of the terrain was something of a local secret.

Winter - Snowmobiling

Revelstoke hillclimbs wrap up WCHA’s first season

Revelstoke hillclimbs wrap up WCHA’s first season

Snoriders West, April 2014

It was a thrilling weekend of full throttle, uphill race action

Snowmobiling in Revelstoke, BC

Snowmobiling in Revelstoke, BC

Snoriders West, Sept 2013

Revelstoke has a solid reputation for being one of the best snowmobile destinations in Canada

Revelstoke’s sled trails offer something for everybody

Revelstoke’s sled trails offer something for everybody

Snoriders West, July 2013

Experts and novices alike can find their fit in this B.C. snowmobiling destination

The triple threat of sledding

The triple threat of sledding

Snoriders West, Feb 2013

The Revelstoke snowmobile scene has a lot going for it, which makes it a destination for riders from around the world

Elevation is where it’s at in Revelstoke

Elevation is where it’s at in Revelstoke

Sno Riders, Sept 2012

Revelstoke, B.C., not only offers some of the earliest season snowmobiling around, it also boasts some of the best alpine and trail riding areas in Western Canada. Most sledding done in Revelstoke is at elevations of between 5,000 and 8,000 feet.

Revelstoke is perennially popular

Revelstoke is perennially popular

Snowriders West, Jan 2012

When you’re sledding in Revelstoke you can get what you want—family, intermediate and all-out extreme experiences await on any terrain or trail type you can imagine

Winter - Snowshoeing

Guided Snowshoe Treks offered at Revelstoke Mountain Resort

Guided Snowshoe Treks offered at Revelstoke Mountain Resort

The Vancouver Sun, Jan 14/2014

If you’re at the resort with non-skiers, however, why not suggest a guided snowshoe tour? The resort offers daily guided tours through beautiful groomed trails in the sub-alpine forests. 

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Create Fairy Tales with The Enchanted Forest

Create Fairy Tales with The Enchanted Forest

Eh Canada Travel Adventure Blog, June 19/2014

The Enchanted Forest is no ordinary forest.  No, this forest attraction is writing real life fairy tale stories thus creating a library of childhood memories.

Mt. Begbie Brewery: Real Revelstoke Flavour

Mt. Begbie Brewery: Real Revelstoke Flavour

Explore BC - Hello BC Blog, May 26/2014

From the team of brewers to the “softly titled” brewmaster, from the smiling girl at the front desk to the owners and operators driving the growth and infrastructure of the company, the Mt. Begbie crew cares about their beer with a lot of thought and a lot of heart.

Revelstoke’s Coffee Scene: Passion, Pie and Home Brew

Revelstoke’s Coffee Scene: Passion, Pie and Home Brew

Explore BC - Hello BC Blog, April 21/2014

I don’t know what it is about small towns – perhaps the lack of anonymity between the proprietors and the patrons – but the coffee shops that pepper the streets of Revelstoke, BC, have a loyal scene so strong that a daily cafe visit is not far off from a pilgrimage.

Revelstoke’s Got Big Summer Appeal

Revelstoke’s Got Big Summer Appeal

Leave Town, Jan 30/2014

Other than the soft bumbling of bees and sweet chirping of Black-capped Chickadees, it’s completely quiet on the mountain.  A wisp of a white cloud tickles the flawless blue sky, as if swept with a feather.  An immature Bald Eagle glides in gentle circles above us. 

A funky small town for food and drink

A funky small town for food and drink

Happy Gourmand, Oct 8/2013

We spent a weekend in Revelstoke recently and had the most amazing time. Although the small peek you get of the river as you cross the bridge is a pretty view, you are missing the fun if you don’t go into the town itself.

Why Live in Revelstoke, BC

Why Live in Revelstoke, BC

Eh Canada Travel Adventure Blog, Oct 5/2013

Since moving to Revelstoke B.C., Canada people ask us all the time, “Why, after seeing everything and anything in Canada over and over again,  did you decide on moving to Revelstoke BC?” Good question.

Insider’s Guide to Revelstoke’s Best Pastries

Insider’s Guide to Revelstoke’s Best Pastries

Outdoor Research, Sept 22/2013

You could call me a pastry aficionado. Everywhere I go, I know a bakery or cafe that serves up the flaky, puffy, perfectly baked and sweetened product of the most refined baker’s love.

Gluten Free in Revelstoke BC

Gluten Free in Revelstoke BC

Gluten Free Travelette, Sept 11/2013

An unplanned but much needed night in Revelstoke, British Columbia turned out to be quite the delicious stop over. While almost every little mountain town we drove through on this trip seemed to have a little natural foods store, Revelstoke was like hitting a jackpot.

Reveling in Mountains in Revelstoke

Reveling in Mountains in Revelstoke

Eh Canada Travel Adventure Blog, Aug 13/2013

Arrived in Revelstoke, British Columbia, Canada and look at those mountains! They are “everywhere mountains” with every day summits, peaks and glaciers. It is just one more “WOW” moment on our road trip of research.

An insider’s guide to British Columbia, Canada

An insider’s guide to British Columbia, Canada

The Australian, July 20/2013

Anna Young, a freelance tour guide, reveals her favourite things to do in British Columbia.

Cheers! Revelstoke’s Mt. Begbie Brewery wins gold award

Cheers! Revelstoke’s Mt. Begbie Brewery wins gold award

Kootenay Business, May 2013

Amongst the many B.C. craft breweries (mostly from Vancouver and area) which came away winners at the recent Canadian Brewing Awards — Revelstoke’s Mt. Begbie Brewing Co., was one of the big winners.

That’s what you call long exposure!

That’s what you call long exposure!

Daily Mail UK, May 12/2013

That’s what you call long exposure! Photographer camped in -37C temperatures for three months to capture the Northern Lights over Rocky Mountains…and they appeared just as he was about to leave.

Enjoying sights and summits

Enjoying sights and summits

Delta Optimist, March 15/2013

Spring is almost here and my hiking boots are getting antsy. It’s time to re-stock the RV, check out a few campsites and climb a few summits.

A Day in Revelstoke British Columbia Without Winter Sports

A Day in Revelstoke British Columbia Without Winter Sports

We Blog the World, Feb 22/2013

Revelstoke, British Columbia might have North America’s newest and most vertical ski field; but the town is more than just a winter sports mecca.  While everyone else goes up to the mountain, you can fill your day with ground-level, local activities.

Revelstoke, British Columbia might have North America’s newest and most vertical ski field; but, the town is more than just a winter sports mecca.  While everyone else goes up the mountain, you can fill your day with ground-level, local activities. – See more at: http://www.weblogtheworld.com/countries/northern-america/a-day-in-revelstoke-british-columbia-without-winter-sports/#sthash.rAq59hcg.dpuf
Revelstoke, BC on a Limited Time Budget

Revelstoke, BC on a Limited Time Budget

Eh Canada Travel Adventure Blog, July 12/2012

The community of Revelstoke, British Columbia, Canada is smack dab in the middle of nature surrounded by national, provincial and community parks, man-made lakes, alpine mountains and waterway rivers.

Testimonial: Mountain Biking In Revelstoke

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