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Extremely Canadian

5-4122 Village Green, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4, Canada
+1 604-938-9656
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March 2017

This was my 3rd camp with Extremely Canadian, and if you want to be pushed technically, mentally... read more

Reviewed 25 March 2017
Grigor S
Great steeps skiing with Will and Nick

Our group of five 58 year old guys spent five days skiing the steeps at Whistler and Blackcomb with... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2017
John R
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Newton, Massachusetts, United States
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Extremely Canadian - based in Whistler, BC - offers Steep Skiing Clinics, Avalanche Skills Training Courses, Backcountry Adventures, Private Guiding and Instruction. We also offer guided all-inclusive ski adventures to exotic locations around the globe. Spawned from a local freeskier's passion for steep skiing and an obvious need to change the face of ski instruction, Extremely Canadian is like no other ski school in the world. Come find out why.
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“off piste” (7 reviews)
“ski touring” (5 reviews)
“comfort zone” (6 reviews)
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5-4122 Village Green, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4, Canada
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Reviewed 25 March 2017

This was my 3rd camp with Extremely Canadian, and if you want to be pushed technically, mentally and physically, it's a must do! Part of the annual Whistler experience is standing at the top of run convincing yourself that you wouldn't be there if the...More

Thank Grigor S
JillySmart, Owner at Extremely Canadian, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Thanks for the great feedback on your experience! Awesome to hear that you had a good time skiing with Clarke. Look forward to sharing more turns and a cold Whistler Brew at Merlin's next year! Cheers - Jill

Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Our group of five 58 year old guys spent five days skiing the steeps at Whistler and Blackcomb with Will Gardner and Nick Thomas, two of the extremely skilled Extremely Canadian guides. As we were a five man group, we took advantage of Extremely Canadian's...More

Thank John R
JillySmart, Front Office Manager at Extremely Canadian, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2017

Hi John - Awesome to hear you had such a good time!! Thanks a ton for the kind words. Will and Nick are great —I can imagine the lift line skipping was good as well with all the fresh snow! Hope to see you again...More

Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

When planning a trip to Whistler Blackcomb I came across Extremly Canadian and decided to book an introductory tour for myself, my nephew and a friend. This would be a private guided tour on Saturday in early March, a busy time. Up until a couple...More

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JillySmart, Front Office Manager at Extremely Canadian, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2017

Hi Dennis - We appreciate the feedback. Scheduling backcountry guides is something we are constantly working on as the demand is very high and supply is low. Your comments are helpful as it is always a good reminder to book as early as possible to...More

Reviewed 21 February 2017

If you want to push yourself safely out of your comfort zone in this skiing/snowboarding environment, this is the way to do it. Our guide, Jane, assessed our abilities and confidently and safely showed us how to take our skills up a notch and get...More

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JillySmart, Owner at Extremely Canadian, responded to this reviewResponded 24 February 2017

Hi June - It's great to hear that you had such a good time with Jane. She does have a great personality and is tons of fun. She is also born and raised in this area and knows the mountains really well! Thanks for the...More

Reviewed 18 February 2017

If you want to improve your skills in steep terrain this is the way to go. Our instructor and guide Will was awesome and did a great job imparting valuable skills in a variety of snow and terrain conditions on very difficult weather days.More

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JillySmart, Owner at Extremely Canadian, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2017

Hi jk8994 - Glad to hear you had a good time with Will. He is one of the best. We always tell people the best time to take a clinic is when conditions are challenging. It's a good time to learn the skills that will...More

Reviewed 7 February 2017

Everything you've heard is true...if you are a decent skier and want to up your game and push your limits, you should do this. Did the two day steeps camp with Will and he showed us terrain that I have never skied before and probably...More

2  Thank Mike H
JillySmart, Owner at Extremely Canadian, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2017

Mike - thanks for your kind words. So glad you had a good time skiing with the Steep Skiing Clinics team. Look forward to skiing with you again and getting you on a touring set up. Best, Jill

Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

I've been downhill skiing at Whistler for years. And alpine touring in BC, WA, ID & CO since the late 70s, but never at Whistler. I've wanted to do some touring here, but didn't want to head out without a good orientation to the area....More

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JillySmart, Owner at Extremely Canadian, responded to this reviewResponded 30 January 2017

Hi BhamPedro - thanks so much for taking the time to share feedback about your experience. We are stoked to hear that you had a great day with Keith. We look forward to skiing with you again soon. Best - Jill

Reviewed 26 January 2017

I joined up for a experienced back country tour, the guides were so friendly and had lots of knowledge about the mountains. The pace was perfect, recommend this for anyone that has a decent fitness level that wants an alternative to expensive cat skiing and...More

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JillySmart, Owner at Extremely Canadian, responded to this reviewResponded 30 January 2017

Thank you so much for the review. So glad that you had a good time. And thanks for sharing that it is a nice affordable option for those who are looking to get a some exercise, and get away from the crowds and hopefully find...More

Reviewed 17 January 2017

We joined a two day steep and deep clinic and enjoyed skiing with the best coaches on the mountain. We ended going on a backcountry experience with Extremely Canadian and booking a solo lesson with Wendy. I would love to come to Whistler again just...More

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JillySmart, Owner at Extremely Canadian, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2017

Hi Anna - so glad that you enjoyed your time with Extremely Canadian. We look forward to skiing with you and your son again soon. Best - Jill

Reviewed 12 January 2017

My husband and I joined extremely canadian for their 2 day program. We had high expectations and it exceeded them plus some. What an extraordinary day! Access to the best coaches with intimate knowlege of the mountain, keen to offer you whatever experience you want...More

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