Clicky

Welcome to SlopeEdge

Ski Reports and Experiences

Sommet Saint-Sauveur - April 18, 2022

by Shane Séguin

What a perfect day on the slopes! The temperature was just right, and the sun was shining. Today I visited Sommet Saint-Sauveur, a ski mountain that holds a special place in my heart. There is just something magical about every visit, and this time was no different. With an early departure at 8am from Gatineau, I arrived at the mountain at 10am. The parking was already starting to fill, despite having only opened at 9am in the morning. Gearing up…

Mont Orford - April 6, 2022

by Paul Giddings

For what would most likely be my last day of the 2021-22 ski season, I felt that it was appropriate to end it at my home mountain. With the forecast for the next few days of rain and warm temperatures, it was time to take advantage and not wait. I arrived at the mountain early at 8 under a beautiful blue sky and temps already above 0. First ride was up the Alfred Desrochers Quad for a warm up lap…

Comments

Leslie McLaughlin posted a comment in Sommet Saint-Sauveur - April 18, 2022
Matteo C to me this is a marketing issue. Edelweiss or Camp Fortune for instance could blow snow on a run to keep it going like MSS does, for example it would be great to see Skyline running into late season. But I find there is never really enough p...
Leslie McLaughlin posted a comment in Sommet Saint-Sauveur - April 18, 2022
@Shane Séguin­ you definitely picked a fantastic day to be there. I was there that day as well but only for the last hour due to work. Still a few more weekends to go, and they've extended the closing date!
Shane Séguin posted a comment in Sommet Saint-Sauveur - April 18, 2022
They make extra snow later in the season for 70 Ouest, and sometimes Nordique. 70 Ouest is the first to open and the last to close each year. They have permanent snowguns all along the trail from top to bottom and spaced as tightly as they are allowe...

Latest on the Forum

Ski Mountain Improvements for Winter 2022-23

Belle Neige will also be getting a new Doppelmayr quad with loading carpet, called La Fenster.

Ski Mountain Improvements for Winter 2022-23

Sommet Gabriel. According to LiftBlog (https://liftblog.com/2022-new-lifts/), Sommet Gabriel will be getting a new Doppelmayr quad chairlift with loading carpet to replace the triple chairlift. I would assume the t-bar might…

Featured Content

Snowboard Boot Selection

In this video, Peter Kunstadt and Mike Davey of Kunstadt Sports, will guide you through the many choices of snowboard…

How To Ski Without Breaking the Bank - Part 2 : Equipment

Since its widespread emergence in eastern Canada in the 1950s and 1960s, skiing has been considered one of the most…

Ski Tracks, one of the essential ski apps for your smartphone

Available for Apple iOS and Android, Ski Tracks is a great app to have, to get the lowdown on all…

Snowboard and Binding Selection

Choosing the right type of snowboard and binding can be difficult. With so many options it can be confusing to decide…

Ski Mountains to Discover

Sommet Saint-Sauveur

Sommet Saint-Sauveur is located 45 minutes north of Montreal and is easily accessed from Autoroute 15. Sommet Saint-Sauveur is often seen as an innovator in…

Vallée du Parc

Vallee du Parc is a 2-hour drive from Sherbrooke, and just under 2 hours from Montreal, heading towards Trois-Rivieres along Autoroute 40, and Autoroute 55…

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…

Stoneham Mountain Resort

Stoneham Mountain Resort is located 25 minutes North of Quebec City just off Autoroute 73 before you enter Parc National de la Jacques-Cartier heading towards…