Marcia Beckner

Larch Hills Ski Area alive with loppets, happy skiers

If you have never skied out to Town View make this the year to do it.

Success of ski events due to volunteers

It was a wonderful Christmastime in the Larch Hills with great tracks and welcoming moderate temperatures

Saying sayonara to the ski season

It wasn’t meant to be a four-hour outing but with a brilliant sunny, warm day, corn snow, excellent skis, and no deadline

Ski season not over yet

With this wet, ugly weather here in the valley, one may think the skiing in the Larch Hills is over.

Ski team gets taste of igloo building

What excitement on the hill on Saturday on Frodo’s Bog when Peter Mair and Hermann Bruns shared their knowledge of igloo building

Pirates take over Larch Hills

For some of the kids at the Pirate Loppet last Friday, this was only their third time on skis. For some it was their only

Fantastic days for skiing

What a brilliant Christmas holiday season at the Larch Hills!

Fantastic conditions, events

Spectacular conditions in the Larch Hills with this recent snowfall!

Grateful for early trail work

“Ignore the weather in town! We had a great time today in the misty woods and meadows!”

Good base at Larch Hills

With the recent snowfall, combined with the previous rains, which were snow at higher elevation, we have a good base

Capturing essence of Cohen

Artists lend their voices to performing arts centre fundraiser.

Water skiing, snow skiing and hiking

It was an opportunity which we couldn’t let pass. An April bid for the summit in the Larch Hills

Snow still remains for skiing

Sitting in the chalet lacing up my boots for a mid-March ski, I looked around and gave thought to the passing of another ski season.

A chance to remember Reino

It’s always good to factor in extra time when one is heading up to ski.

Another fabulous loppet

“You can’t beat this!,” remarked my friend Vic as we were strapping on our poles to leave the chalet for a long ski on Monday

Magical Christmas break

What a wonderful Christmas break for skiers in the Larch Hills!

Time to think snow

I would like to report powder snow in the Larch Hills and trackset ski trails throughout…

Kudos for Midget event

We certainly had quite the cold spell early February but it didn’t affect the enthusiasm for the BC Midgets Championships

Lantern ski Saturday night

“Since when was ‘wench’ a verb?” someone asked me. Well, ever since a number of years ago when a group of gals decided to get together…

Santa Cruise set for Sunday at Larch Hills

Brrr! What a cold snap we had. It didn’t deter hardy skiers from taking advantage of the terrific conditions in the Larch Hills