Calling all mountain people who love backcountry skiing and wildspaces, to put it all on the line, test their limits and let it all hang out for the #TalusWLD Challenge. Best male and female to each win a three night backcountry trip of a life time to Talus Lodge. Fully guided with bad ass mountain comfort food provided by Sidewalk Citizen Bakery.  Top 25 male and female times to enter a draw to win a Fisher Freeride Touring set up. Winners each enjoy a Wild Life Distillery Package.

Contest details to be announced at showtime but the above photo is a bit of a hint. Bring your inner ninja, stretchy pants and sensible shoes. Bonus seconds awarded for those in costume and/or musical performances. Cocktails by Wild Life Distillery. Chocolate brownies provided, as supplies last on Saturday and Sunday, by Sidewalk Citizen Bakery.

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Backcountry ski trip to Talus

Fisher Freeride Touring set up

Wild Life Distillery Package

You, obviously. If you think you are more talented than your neighbor and your neighbor won’t mess with your hustle, you can invite them too. You must be over 18 to win the distillery package. If you are under 18 and win the trip to Talus, you will have to invite your parents.

Friday, November 2. 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Saturday, November 3. 10:00 am -8:00 pm.
Sunday November 4. 10:00 am-3:30 pm.
Contest winners announced Sunday, November 4 at 2:30 pm.

Where: Banff Mountain Film Festival Market Place. Laszlo Funtek Studios. Talus Lodge, Paintbox Lodge and Wild Life Distillery Booth.