Nick Daniels’ had a New Year’s resolution this year: Make time for more epic adventures. For him, that means more dawn patrols, more climbing mountains in the dark and watching the sun rise from a snow-covered peak, surrounded by good friends. You can read Nick’s full account — and check out his portfolio of gorgeous photos […]
Jesse Levine recently put together a cool story for Matadornetwork.com about a backcountry mission to find snow during a particularly warm Colorado October. “I weighed my options: I could tag along and spend two days trudging my gear to a remote peak with a 50/50 chance of actually skiing or stay home and enjoy the last […]
Splitboarder Halina Boyd is featured on TGR.com this week about her recent mission to climb and snowboard13,809-foot Gannett Peak, the highest mountain in Wyoming. The expedition will be showcased in an upcoming film. “The challenge of the adventure is really when we’re getting what we don’t really realize we’re seeking,” Boyd told TGR. “Anytime […]
Westward: Louise Sanseau – Namaski from KGB Productions on Vimeo. In this third episode of season two of “Westward,” we meet Louise Sanseau, a skier who launched her own business in order to stay put in Jackson, Wyoming. Check out Louise’s whole story and look back at the previous episodes of “Westward.” In 2010, Louise […]
This past summer, telemark skier Bevan Waite bought a run-down van from a surfer in San Francisco. His vision? Create the ultimate winter rig to be his home base for ski trips and life on the road. He’s spent the last six months working on his van, which he’s named Bubba. And now, as winter […]
I was fumbling around during some paragliding ground handling and feeling scared when my friend Chris Santacroce told me to smile. “Smile?” I thought. I was stressed, scared of the possibility of getting dragged around on the ground, thinking negatively, and probably frowning. But I smiled anyway. And it worked. The back pocket superpower of […]
While winter is ramping up here in the Northern Hemisphere, it’s just winding down in the Southern Hemisphere. Skier TJ David headed south to Argentina to experience ski culture at Bariloche, Cerro Catedral, and elsewhere, plus late-night costume parties, mountain-top refugios, and bootpacking in the rain. Snow and weather conditions didn’t exactly turn out as […]
Yep, winter is coming. Here’s a little something to get you excited for the face shots and untracked lines that await you this season. This video from Bellingham, Washington-based skier John Wells does the trick.
If you’ve ever skied at Colorado’s Loveland ski area, you’ve probably seen Doug Evans. He’s the guy ripping nonstop, high-speed laps down the Chair 1 liftline, effortlessly jumping off building-high cliffs and finding powder stashes when everyone else has given up hope. He’ll be on first chair and last chair, disappearing only to hike a backcountry lap. […]
Friends, camping, mountain biking — summer in the mountains at its finest.