The Skican Blog for 2018

December 19, 2018 - The Best Hockey I ever played Skiing at Big White

When we plan ski adventures, we dream of the best snow, the greatest runs, no line ups, and great weather. But it’s often the unexpected or unplanned moments that take our breath away. My family found it at Big White Ski Resort, BC.


November 19, 2018 - Best March Break Ski Deals in Canada

Are you looking for March Break ski deals in Canada? Skican offers ski packages specifically designed for families in both Ontario and Quebec with school-aged children. Learn more about these packages below!


November 15, 2018 - 5 Tips for Easy Dining in Whistler

Get quick five tips for easy dining in Whistler — and making sure that you, your partner, and your family successfully avoid 'hanger'!


September 28, 2018 - Where is the Best Place to Ski in Europe?

Europe is an amazing ski destination that can offer a true cultural experience, both on and off the slopes. Learn about the best places to ski in Europe in this article.


August 30, 2018 - Your First Time Guide to Heli-Skiing

First-time heli-skiing can be intimidating — even for the most advanced skiers — but it can also be one of the most amazing experiences of your life. Learn more about going on your first heli-skiing trip here.


August 30, 2018 - 4 Quick Tips for Backcountry Skiing

Backcountry skiing can be incredibly rewarding, with perfect powder conditions and beautiful terrain to explore, but you need to be safe and plan ahead. Read our quick tips for backcountry skiing here.


August 27, 2018 - 7 Best Family Ski Resorts in Western Canada

Western Canada is packed with fantastic destinations for a family ski vacation. Read our blog to learn about the best family ski resorts in the area.


August 8, 2018 - A Bike Tour to Remember in the Kootenays, B.C

This 3-day cycling tour in the West Kootenays, B.C. delivers the goods, with big mountain and lake views, quiet roads, and support. Nelson or bust!


June 22, 2018 - 8 Best Ski-In Ski-Out Resorts in Canada

Ski-in ski-out accommodations at resorts tend to be the most desirable spots on the hill because they allow you the flexibility to walk out the door, strap on your skis, and go! Learn about the best ski-in ski-out resorts in Canada.


May 1, 2018 - EPIC Pass vs. IKON Pass – Which Ski Pass is Right for Me?

Now that skiers/boarders have two interesting multi-resort pass options before them for the 2018-19 season, the big question is, which pass?


January 30, 2018 - Whistler Blackcomb and its Magnetic Pull

Whistler Blackcomb is a year-round resort located just 2 hours from Vancouver along the famous Sea to Sky Highway. Consistently ranked the numero uno ski resort in North America, it has an average snowfall of 11 meters (38 ft) and the most terrain and acreage on the continent.


January 4, 2018 - The 7 Unique Ski Resorts on B.C.’s Famous Powder Highway

British Columbia’s world-renowned Powder Highway is home to seven spectacular ski resorts, each with its own unique appeal for visitors.