9 Reasons Why You Should Ride Dryslope

5. It's the closest any of us will get to being Peetu Piiroinen

Will Smith celebrates his zillionth Halifax hit. Photo: Ed Blomfield

Some Finnish resorts are not much more than a short lift with one booter, which the locals can hit so many times in a day that they soon become the kind of uber-pros you see dominating big-name shred events.

Dryslope is like this on a smaller scale: permanent Snowflex features don’t vary with the conditions, so you can get things seriously dialled in.