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Snowboard dance

Things are getting really busy at Batawa Ski Hill as they prepare for the opening of the hill for skiing and snow boarding. The snow grooming machine is ready to go and the left technicians are ensuring the the chair … Continue reading

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Chair lift rescue exercise

I had headed out to Batawa Ski Hill to take some pictures of the snow making equipment in operation, and was somewhat surprised to finding that there were a lot of cars and a few fire trucks in the parking … Continue reading

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Blowing snow – part II

I’d previously written about how the snow making team at Batawa Ski Hill have been busy getting ready for winter, using snow lances to make and blow snow onto the runs and the areas around the lift and chalet. Here’s … Continue reading

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Blowing snow

The snow making team at Batawa Ski Hill has been busy getting ready for winter, using snow lances to make and blow snow onto the runs and the areas around the lift and chalet. Snow Lances are up to 12 … Continue reading

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Reflections of me – Pisten Bully

I was going to take a bunch of pictures of the machine that Batawa uses to groom the runs, but it’s sitting on the grass, without it’s tracks or it’s front and rear blades. That would not be fair to … Continue reading

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A fine fall day at Batawa Ski Hill

Remembrance day – the 11th of November. Clear skies and the forecast temperature was an unseasonably warm 16°C – in late afternoon it was still a balmy 10°C and just wonderful. I’ve shot this scene a few times in the … Continue reading

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Batawa fall – the lift

This was what some would consider a good day to stay inside where it is warm and dry, and that’s exactly what most people were doing at Batawa Ski Hill. I suppose the chilli contest that was being held in … Continue reading

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Batawa – around the hill

A look around Batawa Ski Hill on a rainy, foggy, and most wonderful fall day.   You can interact with the user controlled 360° version. All images © 2012 carlykb.com

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A great day for chili

I stopped in at Batawa Ski Hill for their 5th annual chilli contest, and of course to enjoy the fall colours.The guys from Quinte West fire station 5 brought some tools of their trade, some huge smiles – and some … Continue reading

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A foggy fall day

A rainy day, fog and low cloud are rolling around the trees near the top of the runs at Batawa Ski Hill. I could be inside the lodge having a cup of coffee, but I am walking about with a … Continue reading

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