Evolve Snow Camp has been off to a great season! Campers are already making huge improvements in both skiing and snowboarding skills and having tons of fun. We know we’ve been a little behind on posting photos this season, but as of this past weekend we are on it! We only took photos on Sunday because we had camera issues on Saturday morning but be sure to bring your smiles for next Saturday too! Next week we will be showing more photos and showcasing our staff for 2017.
Enjoy and feel free to share with your friends on social media. Be sure to tag @evolvecamps
The first weekend of camp hype is building up here at the Evolve Camps headquarters! We’re busy finalizing arrangements in order to make this season the best one yet.
In a few sleeps our campers will be waking up early, getting on the coach bus and heading on their way to Mount St Louis Moonstone. They’ll hit the slopes and improve their ski or snowboard skills from the help of our awesome instructors. We can’t wait for our campers to test out our new promo ski’s and boards from our buds at Lib Tech and Armada.
To get you pumped for the first day of camp we’ve posted a few short clips, check em’ out below!
If you have any last minute questions, give us a call at 416.619.4521 and we’d be happy to help you out.
Camp is about two and a half weeks away! We are beyond excited to be back with all of our campers, staff and parent supervisors. As you know (or should know by now), Evolve Snow Camps takes place at Mount St Louis Moonstone. From Toronto it is just over an hour drive to the hill which is located north of Barrie.
For new Evolve Camps campers and parents who may be unfamiliar with Mount St Louis Moonstone, here are some facts to get you familiar with the resort.
What the resort offers
Mount St. Louis Moonstone offers day and night riding. If you want to meet your child at the end of their lessons and go night skiing, their ticket allows for it!
There are two base chalets with cafeterias on both ends of the hills.
Rental are available if needed with top of the line skis, snowboards and snowblades available for you.
There are also shops and boutiques to purchase gear.
Mount St. Louis Moonstone has the most advanced snowmaking system in Canada.
There are no accommodations on the property but there are hotels near by.
The season runs from December through to March depending on weather conditions.
Mount St Louis Moonstone has 36 runs, 13 lifts (of those two being six person lifts).
35% of the runs are geared towards beginners, 50% for intermediates and 15% for expert skiers/snowboarders.
Vertical Drop – 550 ft
Half Pipes – 2 (groomed by Zaugg super pipe machine)
Terrain Parks – 3 (SkooL YaRd Grom Terrain Park for learning, Junkyard Progression Park for entry level rider, Outback Super Park for the advanced rider)
The much anticipated event to kick off the competition season came and went. The Dew Tour had many epic moments throughout this past weekend. Here’s a recap on a few of those moments.
Snowboard Men’s Team Challenge – Team Burton Winning Run
Mark McMorris and Darcy Sharpe took home first place in the first ever Dew Tour Team Challenge.
Women’s Ski Slopestyle Highlights
Kelly Sildaru came in 1st with a record breaking run! Maggie Voisin earned herself 2nd and Kaya Turski secured 3rd.
Jamie Anderson’s Top Run from Slopestyle Jib Finals
Jamie Anderson grabbing a well deserved 1st place!
Men’s Ski Slopestyle Highlights
Henrik Harlaut unveiled a new double cork bio 1260 with a true tail grab (grabbing the very end of his ski) which earned himself 1st place. James Woods came in 2nd, while Evan McEachran finished in 3rd.
These clips are getting us STOKED to be back in the Junkyark and the Outback at Mount St Louis Moonstone in January. Check out our freestyle programs for ski and snowboarding.
Dew Tour Breckenridge 2016 – Athlete and Team Lineup
Dew Tour Breckenridge is in full swing! The first day of competitions kicks off this TODAY! Huge shoutout to Evolve friend Mark McMorris who will be competing in snowboard men slopestyle as well as for team Burton in snowboard team men competition for jumps. Another shoutout to our buddy Tanner Hall, who is the team captain for Armada in the ski men team challenge. We’re also pumped to see Evolve sponsors Lib Tech and Armada compete in the team competitions, their teams both have wicked lineups!
Bummed we won’t be watching two other friends of Evolve, Danny Davis and Kelly Clark rip it up in the superpipe competition due to it’s cancellation but we’re hoping to see them compete real soon.
Here’s a complete list of the athlete and team lineup.
Ski Men Slopestyle
Ski Men Streetstyle
Ski Women Slopestyle
Snowboard Men Adaptive
Snowboard Women Adaptive
Snowboard Men Slopestyle
Snowboard Men Streetstyle
Snowboard Women Slopestyle
Snowboard Men Team Competition
Team Captain: Terje Haakonsen
Jumps: Mark McMorris
Jibs: Darcy Sharpe
Team Captain: Jeremy Jones
Jumps: Marcus Kleveland
Jibs: Sebastien Toutant
Team Captain: Mark Landvik
Jumps: Tyler Nicholson
Jibs: Ted Borland
Team Captain: Jake Welch
Jumps: Brandon Davis
Jibs: Reid Smith
Team Captain: Devun Walsh
Jumps: Torstein Horgmo
Jibs: Jordan Morse
Team Captain: Chris Grenier
Jumps: Hans Mindnich
Jibs: Jesse Paul
Ski Men Team Challenge
Team Captain: Adam Delorme
Jumps: Alex Hall
Jibs: Tim McChesney
Team Captain: Tanner Hall
Jumps: Henrik Harlaut
Jibs: Quinn Wolferman