TIgnes Les Boisses Apr 2

Nomads on the Road has launched an online photography shop

Some exciting news from Nomads on the Road HQ and Mike Cotton Photography (currently Tignes Les Brevieres in the beautiful French Alps). I am pleased to announce the launch of my new online landscape photography shop. This is your one-stop shop for all of my landscape photography, which is available for you to purchase.  All…

Fernie Avalanche Control Jan 13

Triggered: Avalanche Control at Fernie Alpine Resort

Fernie Alpine Resort has a unique set of challenges, which a skilled team of avalanche technicians have to manage every day. Three-quarters of the terrain at Fernie Alpine Resort sits below five imposing headwalls and in avalanche paths. This excellent documentary showcases the avalanche control at Fernie Alpine Resort

Snake Ridge Fernie Oct 19

Ascent to Powder – Tale of a Ski Town

Fernie wears a lot of hats, coal town, trout town, bike town, but for me and so many who moved here for the winter, Fernie is a ski town.

Fernie Avalanche Control Mar 1

Instagram Fernie: Instagrammers You Need to Follow

Want to look at better photographs on Instagram? Then check out these awesome photographers from Fernie. Kyle Hamilton One of the hardest working photographers out there. Every day is an adventure, whether it’s in Fernie or on assignment elsewhere. Matt Kuhn Matt is a lifestyle and wedding photographer. His Fernie landscapes are an inspiration. Dan…

Jan 11

Things to do in Fernie this winter, besides skiing

Winter in Fernie can seem like it is all about skiing. But for those who want a change of pace from the ski hill, here are seven things to do in Fernie, beside skiing. Snowshoeing If you like hiking year-round then popping on your snowshoes and heading out into the snowy woods of Fernie is the…

Nov 21

Know Before You Go: Avalanche Awareness Video

KBYG ” It doesn’t matter if you have made thousands of good calls – all it takes is one bad call and that is one too many. Some days the mountains are screaming GET OUT OF HERE and some days they are saying come on in – it’s time to party.” – Jeremy Jones Heading…

the fernie webcam is buried Jan 18

The Greatest Day

The snow started falling early on Sunday morning, breaking for a short while on Monday and returning with a vengeance on Tuesday, where it didn’t stop for hours and hours. Kootenay Influence Ep.5 January 17th from Dylan Siggers. Tuesday 17 January 2012 will go down in history as one of the greatest powder days in…