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If you were in Fernie on January 17th, 2012, you were a very lucky, incredibly smart person. While the West Kootenays has been getting hammered…

The new winter edition of KMC marks the 10th anniversary of the publication, and the Nelson Star recently caught up with Publisher Peter Moynes to…

Many of you may have already read the piece in the winter issue on Rob Newsom. He’s an interesting and gregarious individual who seems to have…

We are effectively turning it up to 11 with the launch of our 10th Anniversary Issue, currently at our printer’s in Vancouver. Not only is…

Riding shortly behind first chair on a sunny powder day has to be one of life’s finer vistas. The run holds on to it’s last…

Over the last 24 hours, many BC ski resorts have been reporting significant accumulations over this last heavy snowfall. This morning Whistler mountain reported 24cm…

Eighty five chutes and counting… It seems like an improbable stat, but that’s the latest tally for skiers and ‘boarders keeping count of the ballooning…

This year’s Backyard Booty featured a storytelling competition for the ages. Check out all the stories at powder.inthekoots.com and click the facebook like button to…

KMC Publisher and Photo Editor, Peter Moynes spend the day yesterday shooting the towers being helicoptered in up at Nelson’s Whitewater Resort. With the towers…

KMC‘s Summer Magazine hit the stands on the weekend. The Wanderlust Issue is another gem (if we do say so ourselves). We won’t be posting…

Snow’s in the forecast, and there just happens to be this great lodge not too far from our offices in downtown Nelson. Across the lake,…

This is an awesome video chronicalling CBC’s Rick Mercer at the 113th Winter Carnival in Rossland, BC. Rick does the infamous luge, the burly bobsled…

Rossland-based dual-action freerider Mike Hopkins has a spanking website/blog. Check out one of the Kootenays more talented 4 season riders here. Atta boy Mikey, atta…

Our good friend Craig Kelly passed away seven years ago on January 20th. For so many around the world he was both an inspiration on…

The first of it’s kind for the region, the newly minted West Kootenay Touring Guide provides backcountry riders with complete descriptions of tours throughout the…