New Kid on the Block: The Double Deuce Saloon

Jeff Salvian should be nervous. When I meet him, he is already three weeks behind schedule on the soon-to-open Queen West bar that he co-owns, The Double Deuce Saloon. Days before the modified opening date (this week sometime, they swear), some key pieces – including couches for the back lounge … Read More

Downhill Delirium: Mountain Biking in Calgary

Though you’ve retired your skis or snowboard for the summer, you can still look to the mountains for your summer adrenaline fix. Careening down steep pitches can be a year-round activity; all you need are two wheels, a helmet and balls of steel. Herewith, Calgary’s top mountain biking spots. Canada … Read More

Ski Junkies Unite

Powder hounds, boarding junkies, lovers of snow and bunnies: Here is your latest report on hills near and far. Castle Mountain: Persistent Powder If you know where to go, you can ride untouched powder most days until closing time. Fernie: Legendary Powder Snagged a spot on Skiing Magazine’s top 25 … Read More

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