September 2013

Skiing or Snowboarding on a Budget? The World’s Best Ski Resort Values

Of course we’re biased, but we think we’re the Barrie area’s best value when it comes to affordable ski resorts. But we digress… If you’re looking to go abroad this year, you may be wondering where the best bang for your buck on the globe is. Chris Gill and Dave Watts, editors of “Where to …

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What You Need to Know For This Weekend’s Tough Mudder

We’re all really excited for this weekend, as we open Barrie’s best ski hill to the area’s most hardcore athletes at this weekend’s Tough Mudder race. Things are going to get dirty. Here are a few items you should know, if you’re participating in, or watching, this weekend’s race. Shuttle Buses You can catch shuttle …

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How to Dress for Barrie’s Ski and Snowboard Season

Fall is here in Barrie and most of us are in clothing purgatory—not warm enough for shorts, too warm for a jacket. Wearing snowboarding or ski clothing is a few months away. But it’s never too early to start looking at next season’s gear. Some retailers have pre-ski season sales over the fall months, so …

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Spots Still Available for Tough Mudder 2013 at Mt. St Louis Moonstone

Got mud? The weekend of September 28th and 29th, we’re opening up Barrie’s baddest ski hill to the area’s baddest athletes for the 2013 Tough Mudder Toronto Fall 2013 race. There are still some spots available, for those who dare. September 20th is the final day for late entry ($145.00 for Saturday, or $135.00 for …

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