Bye Bye Beardie.

I shaved my beard today. This isn`t a decision I came to lightly either. After many weeks of contemplating I decided to shave it off. It`s not because I didn`t like it. It`s not because others didn`t like it. It`s … Continued

Mountains, mountains and more mountains!

One of the many stories on the quest campus is that the snow on the mountains is actually just piles of Kermode Bears.  Now, I know this isn’t true but it just goes to show how much we think about … Continued

Giving back to the community by snowshoeing

This past Friday, Quest ran a shuttle to the Whistler Olympic Park to go snowshoeing, all expenses paid. I have been snowshoeing twice in my life and loved it: the soft tread of my snowshoes clamping onto the packed snow, … Continued

Capturing Water

It’s January in Squamish and the freezing level is above 2,000 meters. For some, this presents the opportunity to  get out and do some mid-winter climbing, head up to Whistler to ski slush covered, icy moguls, or lay out in … Continued