Competition participants are encouraged to dress to impress - skiers and riders dressed in creative and original costumes, along with the skill to clear the chilly, slushy pond, will have a chance to win some great prizes. Prizes will also be awarded for Awesome Air, Best Belly Flop and Excellent Enema.
Temperatures on the slopes are still between 3 and 10 degrees below zero and fresh snow has been falling - 2cm (an inch) in the past 24 hours and 10cm (four inches) in the past week, more than 50 runs are open for the final weekend.
To the west, Whistler in British Columbia's season still has months to run with glacier skiing on offer, before it finally winds down 08-09 a few months before the excitement reaches even greater fever pitch and the long awaited 09-10 Olympic ski season begins.
Whistler Blackcomb has revised its late spring operating dates to offer skiing and riding through May 18 on Blackcomb Mountain and snowpack permitting until June 14 on Whistler Mountain. There will then be a five day break before summer skiing starts on Blackcomb glacier from June 20th to July 26th.
Whistler too has had fresh snow, with 4cm (2 inches) in the past 24 hours and 14cm (6 inches) in the past week, snow base is 189cm (over six feet) with 3000 acres still open.