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You will overpay for groceries, your couch will be a boarding house for freeloading friends, and on a night out your ex walk into the same bar. Film Producer Laura Yale also made the long trip from her home in Revelstoke to be a part of the event. The information below will be used to optimize the content and make ads across the network more relevant to you. Other interesting facts about you I love making cards for peoples birthdays. And we live in a global world. Favourite run at RMR?

I think when you are ski touring at Jumbo, you tune into this silence, and you become part of this landscape. Please confirm your details below. The Jumbo Valley is one of only two remaining areas in North America where bears can freely roam between Canada and the U. We didn’t recognize that password reset code. All they [the developers] want is money. We can no longer pass through or visit remote wild places and trust they will remain that way. Wait for the instructions to arrive in your inbox 3.

We’ve sent you an email with instructions to create a new password. Skiers on a heli-ski trip are dwarfed by the distant Glacier Dome of the Jumbo Valley, site of the proposed Jumbo ski resort near Panorama, B. The Jumbo Valley is one of only two areas in North America where grizzly bears can freely roam between Canada and the U. Sign in to your account. Beanies or backpacks, whether folks movoe something or not, everyone walked away with with a greater understanding of the Jumbo Wild story and its conservation.

Looking over a different type of cathedral. Or ride down a ski jump on an inflatable canoe with two of your best friends. Ski town or not, people run into exes. Please confirm your details below. Inspiring to say the least. Webcams Mountain Webcams Road Conditions.

Multimedia Photo Galleries Video Gallery. Loaded with impassible glaciers and avalanche paths, Jumbo Valley is not the ideal zone for a ski area. If built, Jumbo Glacier Resort would fragment a critical section of this corridor, potentially leading to reduced grizzly populations, locally, regionally and even continentally. All jumbbo at the bar and proceeds from photo sales will go to the conservation of Jumbo Valley through Wildsight and Patagonia.


Wildsight is an advocacy group based in Kimberley dedicated to protecting local mountain environments. If you really need it, take it.

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Thank you jumob folks at Rainier for their generous donation which allowed us to serve complimentary drinks and collect tips at the bar as a donation to Wildsight as well. When I was 14, my parents first took me here. Please enter your email below, and we’ll resend the instructions for email verification.

And we live in a global world. Many have answered the call to protect this wild place.

Close is a division of Postmedia inc. It was invaluable to have someone so close to the film present for the event.

But we will proceed. Meanwhile, Duncan explains that the Jumbo lands are still unzoned and that no development can begin until the Invermere town council agrees to rezone it.

Sign in to comment. The proposed mlvie would have a lift mobie to the top of the peak and a lookout on the hanging glacier. Directed by Nick Waggoner and Sweetgrass Productions, Jumbo Wild documents the epic tug of war — between community members, First Nations and conservationists, resort developers and politicians — over the future of Jumbo.

Thanks for doing one more, Alex. Garrett and Laura take a moment before the film to catch up. There is nothing like coming home to some of the best skiing in the world and having family and friends to share it with.

You gain a similar sense of the strength, rdvelstoke, and harmony of these forces.

After 24 years of opposition, what more will it take to keep Jumbo wild for good? The eight-minute Jumbo Wild short, which can be viewed for free on Patagonia.


Don’t have an account? There is also this intangible spirit that exists back there—everyone who visits is taken aback by the power that lives in the valley. Last week, some area residents held a rally in the Town of Invermere, marching and giving public speeches in opposition to the development. Seattle based freelance writer Heather Hansman admittedly had not seen the movie and made it a point to juumbo the event.

The Voices of Jumbo Wild | Teton Gravity Research

Garrett Grove selected and framed thirteen photos. These portraits help provide a richer story of those involved in the situation at hand. Patagonia is committed to bringing our resources and connections to bear on these threats to wildness, far and wide.

Leah Evans Leah Evans is not only an inspiring athlete but a conscientious member of the ski community. Officials with the Ktunaxa First Nation, which represents some 2, members across the Kootenays, are still considering their legal options over the Crown land they say is within their traditional territory. You will overpay for groceries, your couch will be a boarding house for freeloading friends, and on a night out your ex walk into the same bar. Please enter your public display name and a secure password.

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Protests grow against Jumbo ski resort

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