Latest entries
DPS Wailer 99

DPS Wailer 99

Alright, we admit, we’re a bit infatuated with DPS here at NN, but for good reason: the skis ride well, are strong, light and versatile. Several years ago I picked up my first…

DPS-AK

Grit, Fear & Tension from Chamonix to AK

I love documentary footage in ski films. There is nothing that fascinates me more than footage of the banal yet intricate preparations involved with expeditions into the wild: nights spent pouring over maps;…

SpearheadSoiree1

Spearhead Huts Project comes out of the closet in style

It’s official. A coalition of backcountry groups has come together to start an Haute Route of the West Coast, and to help kick off their initiative they are hosting the Spearhead Soiree, a…

TGR

TGR’s “One For The Road” shows in Squamish as Spearhead Huts kick-off party

Ever wonder what it would be like to quit your job, hop in your beater, and ski everything you can for a year? Dump a quart of fuel into your beater and hustle…

Sweetgrass crosses the border into Canada....

playing Solitaire in Whistler

I like most ski flicks I see, but very few do I buy. One of the few I have treasured and watched repeatedly is the Sweetgrass film Signatures, which followed an entire season…

all.i.cansquamish

All.I.Can hits Squamish

If you’re like me and weren’t able to make the Whistler premiere of All.I.Can (I’ve got a broken ankle; what’s your excuse?) to watch our local boys rip it up around the world…

ReelRockposter

Reel Rock 2011 comes to Squamish

Tighten your britches and bring some chalk for your sweaty palms. On Wednesday, October 19th, the sixth annual Reel Rock Film Tour hits Squamish’s Brew Pub. In the lineup is footage from Dean…

One for the Road

TGR is in town!

There’s been plenty of film premieres this past month—’tis the season—but I am especially stoked for TGR’s latest, One for the Road. TGR always brings the rougher edge to ski films. This isn’t some…

Turkey Sale

Flocking to the Turkey Sale

Every year Whistler’s infamous Turkey Sale descends upon the Village. For us locals it’s like the mongol hordes… we’re enjoying a rainy, quiet Fall when all of a sudden the madness comes to…

dendrite

Dendrite Takes its Time

With the autumn rain rolling in, most of us turn to immersing ourselves in footage from last winter. Beer in hand, it’s time to bulk up for the incoming drifts and storms… In…

Win a Spoon. Really.

the Spoon in action

So we recently mentioned the DPS Spoon, a convex ski with 3 dimensional shaping…. Well, check out the footage above from Little Cottonwood Canyon last year. This is Stephan Drake, DPS founder and…

Blackcomb in lace...

the skies part

After four days of deluge, of incessant rain and wind, the skies dark and grey have parted to reveal a deep blanket of snow extending about a third of the way down Solar…

Notes From The Névé © 2014 All Rights Reserved

Designed by WPSHOWER

Powered by WordPress