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Revelstoke

So here's a list of events and happenings that happened over the course of the past year in Revelstoke, in a vague order or importance: In the winter there was skiing in lots and lots of powder. Though Revelstokiens (or Stokers) knew it was one of the best years ever for snow, it really sinks in when you go to a place like Whistler and everyone there is jealous of you. In the summer there was biking. The downhill freeride mountain bike scene in BC is arguable the best in the world in that particular extreme sport - what with mountains literally everywhere and an outdoorsy scene into progression in any extreme sport. Downhill and cross country mountain bike trail networks have spread to all town, organized through local trail building and maintenance clubs, small groups of riders lookin' to make a new line, government and business sponsored networks, dedicated epic all-mountain and alpine trails, informal paths with some jumps and trick on the side criss-crossing all town