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Extremely Canadian

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

Wish I had found Gavin and the entire Extremely Canadian team a long time ago. I never had the... read more

Reviewed April 25, 2018
4BamBam
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West Vancouver, Canada
One of the best ski days I've ever had

Even though we had less than ideal snow conditions, our guides, Steve and John, led us for one of... read more

Reviewed March 21, 2018
Andrew H
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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” (10 reviews)
“ski touring” (5 reviews)
“steep terrain” (5 reviews)
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5-4122 Village Green, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4, Canada
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Reviewed April 25, 2018

Wish I had found Gavin and the entire Extremely Canadian team a long time ago. I never had the confidence to ski steep terrain, but with the expert coaching by Gavin to figure out which technique to use to attack different steeps, I was launched...More

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JillySmart, Owner at Extremely Canadian, responded to this reviewResponded May 2, 2018

Thanks 4BamBam for the feedback. We are so please to know that you enjoyed your Steep Skiing Clinic with Gavin and Extremely Canadian. He is one of the best. Combining great technique with his passion for the mountains and his ability to teach and communicate...More

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Reviewed March 21, 2018

Even though we had less than ideal snow conditions, our guides, Steve and John, led us for one of the best ski days I've ever had. Having never skied the mountain, spending the day with someone familiar with the local terrain was a must. Steve...More

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JillySmart, Owner at Extremely Canadian, responded to this reviewResponded March 23, 2018

Hi Andrew - thanks for the feedback. So glad to hear you had a good time skiing with Steve and Jon and that you had a fabulous day. We look forward to skiing with you again soon. - Best Jill

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Reviewed March 13, 2018

I was in Whistler in early March 2018 and after having spent a few days skiing by myself, signed up for a two day clinic with Extremely Canadian. My experience was nothing short of exceptional and right from the initial interactions with everyone from the...More

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JillySmart, Owner at Extremely Canadian, responded to this reviewResponded March 15, 2018

Hello Arjun - I am so pleased that the two of you connected. Jane is an amazing person with a fabulous personality. She is also a very accomplished technical skier with a racing background and a deep affinity for big mountain skiing. Being born and...More

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Reviewed March 13, 2018 via mobile

Had an amazing two days exploring the best steep and deep trails that Whistler Blackcomb has to offer with Seb and clarky from the team at extremely Canadian . They never fail to give an amazing experience and this year was no exception with first...More

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JillySmart, Owner at Extremely Canadian, responded to this reviewResponded March 14, 2018

Thanks for taking the time to provide us with feedback about your two day Steep Skiing Clinic at Whistler Blackcomb. Stoked to hear that you enjoyed skiing with Seb. We think he's doing an amazing job but it's nice to hear it from an experienced...More

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Reviewed March 9, 2018

If you think you're a good skier this group will put that to the test, in a good way. For me it was initially very humbling, but under their guidance I quickly gained skills needed and was a much better skier after a couple days...More

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JillySmart, Manager at Extremely Canadian, responded to this reviewResponded March 11, 2018

Hi Brook - thanks for taking the time to share your experience on Trip Advisor. Trip Advisor is a really helpful resource for people considering skiing with Extremely Canadian for the first time. Reviews like your help to set their expectations and give them a...More

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Reviewed March 6, 2018

My wife and I took two half-day steep skiing clinics, in preparation for a heli-ski day. Jane took us to levels that we never dreamed we would reach. Her personal interaction with us, and a continual assessment of our appetite for more challenge and our...More

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JillySmart, Owner at Extremely Canadian, responded to this reviewResponded March 11, 2018

HI Ian - thanks so very much for taking the time to write a review regarding your day with Jane and Extremely Canadian. Jane is pretty fabulous and we love having her on the team. Hope that you had an amazing day heli skiing. We...More

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Reviewed February 11, 2018

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 February 13, 2018

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 February 6, 2018

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 February 11, 2018

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 February 6, 2018 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 February 11, 2018

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 January 17, 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 January 18, 2018

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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