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Welcome

SlopeEdge is dedicated to getting you up close and personal with skiing and adventure. From how-to guides, to our behind the scenes specials and our ski resort video tours, we bring you information and experiences that help you discover outdoor activities at the mountains in a new way. We are mountain sports lovers like you taking photos, recording videos and writing about our experiences up on the slopes. So let all this eye-candy get you excited!

The main goal of SlopeEdge is to create positive promotion and support of the sport of skiing and snowboarding, as well as the many unique ski mountains available to enjoy and discover across Canada and the United States.

Experiences

Camp Fortune - January 17, 2022

Welcome to the white room. Over 40cms dropped in the Ottawa/Gatineau area on Monday and Camp Fortune got a lot of it. The drive up was a white knuckle ride in…

Camp Fortune - December 29, 2021

Night mission to Fortune! Night skiing started on Dec. 27th and Camp Fortune has managed to open up most of the trails on Skyline. Considering the lack of snowfall and the up/down temperatures,…

Mont Gleason - December 27, 2021

With the day off today, I managed to get away to Mont Gleason for the morning. I arrived at the mountain at 8:45 with the temperature of -9 degrees, and no wind. It…

Ski Areas to Discover

Tenney Mountain Resort

Tenney Mountain Resort is a two and half hour drive from Sherbrooke, three and a half hours from Montreal, and two hours from Boston. Conveniently…

Whaleback Mountain

Whaleback Mountain is located right on Interstate 89 near the community of Enfield, New Hampshire, approximately a 2.5 hour drive from Sherbrooke, and just over 3…

Mont Cascades

Mont Cascades is located in the Gatineau mountains, about 25 minutes from downtown Ottawa. While its main vocation is a ski resort in the winter,…

Featured Content

How To Choose the Right Skis and Bindings for you

Downhill skiing is an exciting sport and a fun activity, but as with any sport it is important to choose…

Skiing: The Benefits of Family Snow Holidays

Snow holidays are great for families for a variety of reasons. From time to play and enjoy each other's company,…

Behind the Scenes : How Detachable Ski Lifts Work

In this video, Martin Rochon, Mountain Director at Station Mont Tremblant, takes us on a tour of the Duncan Express…

Comments

Paul Gordon posted a comment in Camp Fortune - January 17, 2022
Hey Shane I have a season pass (almost anytime). You need to get validated on the valley side. I think once you are validated and have a RFID card you won't have to do it again. They put a special sticker on the card that you just flag as you enter ...
Shane Séguin posted a comment in Camp Fortune - January 17, 2022
The amount of snow was really something else. The weather definitely came through and didn't let down from what was forecasted for once. The trails look amazing and impeccable. Glad you got out. Question for you. Are you buying day passes each time ...
Matteo C posted a comment in Camp Fortune - December 29, 2021
I assume they check the pass at the gate right? Just wanted to make sure there’s no special line or window to go for vax pass validation, as I might head there tonight! Thanks
Shane Séguin posted a comment in Camp Fortune - December 29, 2021
Hi Paul, the old lift line was indeed a Poma double chairlift. Interestingly, the top was a floating bullwheel, rather than a fixed mounted bullwheel. I never rode it prior to it being removed but there are 2 or 3 towers on the upper part of the moun...
Paul Giddings posted a comment in Camp Fortune - December 29, 2021
Very nice report Paul! I have never skied Fortune, and would like to sometime. The photos give you a really good idea on the terrain, and what to expect. Looks like the trails were well covered considering the weather lately, and the lack of natural ...