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Smoke Eaters Add Barton & Kobelka For 2021/22 season

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Smoke Eaters sign Joel Barton and Chris Kobelka for the 2021-22 season. Trail, British Columbia (January 20th, 2021) – The Trail Smoke Eaters are excited to announce the first two recruits for the 2021-22 season in Joel Barton out of the Okanagan Hockey Academy (OHA) and Christopher Kobelka from the Edge Hockey […]

Extension of PHO restrictions pushes BCHL season start to February

The BCHL has pushed the start of its regular season to the week of Feb. 8 after it was announced yesterday that the Provincial Health Office (PHO) has extended current restrictions around team sports until Feb. 5. The league had planned to start in mid-January if restrictions were eased when the previous order expired as […]


BURNABY, B.C. – The final two NHL teams announced their 2021 training camp rosters today and a total of 48 BCHL alumni will be participating in camps across the league. The highest amount of BCHL representation can be found on the Detroit Red Wings roster where five former players from the league are listed. Five […]


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Smoke Eaters Captain Schiavon Commits to NCAA Div. I side Vermont for the upcoming semester. Trail, British Columbia (December 12th, 2020) – The Trail Smoke Eaters are excited to announce that captain Cody Schiavon is moving onwards and upwards with his hockey career, as he joins the Vermont Catamounts starting immediately. Schiavon […]

The Smoke Show Podcast – Episode 13: From Manitoba to Trail

From a small town in Manitoba, to Europe and now the Silver City, Dustin Korlak joins Ben Phillips on the Smoke Show Podcast to talk about his journey to becoming the coach he is today with the Trail Smoke Eaters. Dustin talks about how coaching has changed from when he played to the impact a […]


The Trail Smoke Eaters have a long standing history not only in the City of Trail, but in junior and international hockey. With that history comes a long list of alumni who have gone on to play college hockey, play or work in the NHL or follow another passion in life once their Smoke Eater […]

RECAP: Smoke Eaters Win Rollercoaster Ride Against Centennials

It was a unique night inside the Trail Memorial Arena as the Smoke Eaters sneak one out 7-6 over the Merritt Centennials on Wednesday night. The Smoke Eaters got the start they wanted just 2:13 as Coalson Wolford got his first as a Smoke Eater, beating Colton Phillips-Watts on the blocker side. The Centennials would […]

PREVIEW: Smoke Eaters Battle Centennials In Mid Week Tilt

Coming off Sunday’s 2-1 shootout win over the Prince George Spruce Kings, the Smoke Eaters turn their attention back to the Centennials for a Wednesday night clash at Cominco. 2020/21Extended Training Camp Schedule Nov. 18 Merritt @ Trail 7:00 pm PST Nov. 21 Trail @ Cranbrook 6:00 pm PST Nov. 27 Trail @ Cranbrook 6:00 […]

RECAP: Smoke Eaters Win 2-1 In The Shootout On Sunday Afternoon

It took 65 plus minutes of hockey and two goals from Zack Feaver but the Smoke Eaters got the job done on Sunday afternoon, beating the Prince George Spruce Kings 2-1. The Smoke Eaters came out strong, outshooting the Spruce Kings 8-4 in the opening period, dominating the possession time and making life difficult for […]

PREVIEW: Smoke Eaters Host Spruce Kings On Sunday Afternoon

The Trail Smoke Eaters return home for a Sunday afternoon matinee at Cominco, as they welcome in their opponents from the first round of last years playoffs, the Prince George Spruce Kings. 2020/21Extended Training Camp Schedule Nov. 15 Prince George @ Trail 3:00 pm PST Nov. 18 Merritt @ Trail 7:00 pm PST Nov. 21 […]