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Events, videos, news, cool happenings, wild accomplishments, the Web Features category of our site is home to a slew of fascinating content you won’t find in the pages of our magazines. Read on, this is the good stuff.

A high-thinking Okanagan kid and her savvy backcountry-honed deck of cards have trumped our addiction to distraction. What started as a high-school project by a…

After seeing this classic CBC News footage from 1985 (see vid below) about “smart aleck” snowboarders vs. ski bums, we can’t help but look at the three North…

Cascadia. It’s not Canada. It’s not America. It’s … better? Given the current political climate of soon-to-be “Trump Nation,” there is a very real movement…

That time of year is finally upon us. Snow is starting to pile up in the hills just as issues of Kootenay Mountain Culture and Coast…

It’s one of the world’s most renowned festivals, for 19 years the Shambhala Music Festival has been leading the charge when it comes to music,…

The 11th annual Red Bull Rampage mountain bike freeride event returned to its roots with all-natural features (no wood) and sicker, smoother, steeper lines. Here are some of…

Filmed recently during the peak of autumn, this time-lapse of Nelson, British Columbia, truly captures the magic of the Queen City in the heart of…

Recently Kootenay Mountain Culture magazine founder Peter Moynes sat down with podcaster Andrew Zwicker to wax about the start of the publication. Grab a beer…

Update: Scroll down to see “Ascent to Powder – Tale of a Ski Town” in its entirety. On Thursday, October 13 the world will be…

Dads get a bad rap. Have a look at the mainstream media these days and all you see are Homers or Escobars. Which is why this…

The goal of G3’s latest film series is to encourage watchers to stop watching stuff, get outside and try new things. Called “Step Outside,” the mini-docs are…

Update: Scroll down to the bottom of this blog to see the newly released movies. These days any 14 year old with a smartphone and…

Positioned eight kilometres from downtown Revelstoke (as the crow flies) the new lodge is located on eight acres and will feature 12 bedrooms, dining room, full bar, massage rooms, gear drying and tuning rooms, an in-ground hot tub with views of Mt Begbie and a private heli-pad.

For the first time in the 19-year history of the Shambhala Music Festival, tickets have sold out in less than a day.

Festival season is almost at a close across the Kootenays, but the sweet sounds of summer are still ringing between our ears as we whisk toward…

Set to host their 20th Anniversary August 11-14, 2017, and coming off one of the most talked about and celebrated events in their history, the…

This grassroots festival showcases some of the best emerging artists in Canada via multiple stages and will include headliners Bright Light Social Hour from Austin Texas.

Kootenay Mountain Culture Magazine is proud to be a presenting sponsor at the Wapiti Music Festival, scheduled to go this weekend, Aug 12-13 in beautiful…

The Mountain Hardwear Scrambler RT 35 OutDry Backpack is tough, comfortable and light, and comes at a fair price given it’ll likely last you 10 years.

At this year’s climbing academy we’ve responded to people’s requests for different things so we have the Offwidth Clinic for one and a Big Wall Climbing clinic and an Overnight Bivy Clinic.