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Extremely Canadian

5-4122 Village Green, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4, Canada
+1 604-938-9656
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Absolutely Amazing!

I went to Whistler having only skied in Colorado, I was in for a quite a change, and challenge... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
adventurousadrienne
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Breckenridge, Colorado
Great 1 day guided experience for a group of 4

I engaged a private guide for 4 of us for our 2nd day of 6 days at Whistler. Whistler BC was a new... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
coolblueinteractive
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atlanta ga
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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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“comfort zone” (8 reviews)
“ski touring” (5 reviews)
“off piste” (7 reviews)
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5-4122 Village Green, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4, Canada
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"comfort zone"
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"ski touring"
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"off piste"
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"black run"
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"these guys"
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"expert skiers"
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"snow conditions"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I went to Whistler having only skied in Colorado, I was in for a quite a change, and challenge. Thankfully, it was on day one of my ski trip that I met Jon Moon on the chairlift and was introduced to the idea of Extremely...More

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JillySmart, Owner at Extremely Canadian, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Adventurousadrienne - what fabulous feedback! Thanks so very much for taking the time to let us know about your experience. You obviously made a superb effort to get to know the team working those four days. We are so pleased that your Extremely Canadian experience...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I engaged a private guide for 4 of us for our 2nd day of 6 days at Whistler. Whistler BC was a new resort of all of us and we were looking for someone to familiarize us with the best terrain and I figured some...More

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JillySmart, Manager at Extremely Canadian, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Coollblueinteractive - I am stoked to hear about your experience with Drew and that you got to take full advantage of the lift line priority privilege. Two days can be really beneficial as it gives us the opportunity to show you all the best skiing...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Part of the reason I come to Whistler and the highlight of my trip. A major dump of snow the day before the clinic & high winds saw the alpine was closed day 1. They made the most of it, practicing deep powder tree skiing...More

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JillySmart, Owner at Extremely Canadian, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

ReallyBadHat - thanks so much for the review and the details about your experience. Glad that you found it to be a rewarding and challenging experience. We look forward to skiing with you again soon. Best - Jill

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Reviewed 18 January 2018

I did a 2 day steeps class on 11/12th Jan 2018 with Extremely Canadian Steve Clarke was the guide. It was fantastic, two of my best days skiing ever. Perfect balance of control and safety with really challenging and scary skiing. Pushed us just the...More

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JillySmart, Owner at Extremely Canadian, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi Sean - thanks for taking the time to share your experience and feedback. Feedback like this is helpful to people who are new to us and are unfamiliar with what to expect. Clarke is one of the best. He is on snow almost every...More

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Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

Five in our group, all comparable skiers, Adam as our instructor. Over the course of 2 days, we fine tuned the basics, were pushed outside our comfort zone, taught how to finesse difficult entries into certain double blacks, learned about Whistler weather, snow conditions, and...More

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JillySmart, General Manager at Extremely Canadian, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2018

Hello Shivastears - so glad that you had a great time skiing with Adam. We look forward to skiing with you again soon! Best - Jill Dunnigan

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Reviewed 17 December 2017

After a great early season in Whistler it rained and froze up. Even the ski patrol sign on Blackcomb Glacier said "Terrible conditions". In my 65 years, I could never ski icy moguls and would usually avoid such conditions at all costs. Derek was a...More

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Reviewed 22 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

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