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Eye of Mine | Gear Review This is a specialty shop for all of your Go Pro needs and POV accesseries.  Before planning a big film shoot, vacation or just needing some new … Read More

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The Top 5 Powder Destinations in the World RIGHT NOW

If you’re still suffering  from record low snows in the lower 48 there’s good news: 5 Earthly places are getting it good this year – Japan, Alaska, Europe, British Colombia, & … Read More

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Keeping It RAW | Weekly Post #2

Keeping it Raw #2…… So the other day we were shredding the PNW rain gnar, after it had snowed 6″ of good snow followed by 6″ of wet snow the day … Read More


Get 50% OFF ALL Cloudveil Gear with this Unofficial Code

Cloudveil and Unofficial Networks have team us to bring you one smoking deal. Head over to and shop around the site. When you are ready to check out type UnofficialPRO into the Coupon Code … Read More


Know Boundaries | Episode 4 – The Human Factor

The North Face – Know Boundaries Episode 4 – The Human Factor Be your own leader.  Don’t follow people just because of the peer pressure, or push it too hard because of … Read More

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Argentina | A Skier’s Journey EP3 [Season 2]

A quote from the man closest to the man who makes it happen.  Another sick episode from Jordan Manley Photography.  Backing up the Baffin Island Episodes with another banger that … Read More

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The Unofficial Pick from IFSA – Nash Grimm

We are pleased to announce Nash Grimm as our second  ”The Unofficial Pick” for 2012.  Nash will be competing this week at The North Face Canadian Open Freeskiing Championship at … Read More


Powder Alert Colorado 6-12 Inches

Light snow is beginning to fall over the mountains of Colorado & Utah this morning as moisture pushes in from the Northwest with the associated cold front.  Snow will be on … Read More

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Crushing Blackcomb #2 /// E. Col Sunny POW

The 2nd part of a two video packet.  These were our sunny lines, off of E. Col.  It was a little Rocky in the entrance, but well worth the core … Read More

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Zoombang Protective Gear | Review

Zoombang’s Spiel: “Zoombang® Protective Gear™ was developed through a collaborative effort with some of the most respected professional trainers, equipment managers and athletes. Our unique Zoombang® viscoelastic polymer is a … Read More


A Few More Storms to Add Snow to Mt. Baker

Mt. Baker Has the biggest base in the lower 48 and we will add to that over the next several days.  It is not unexpected that Washington would have the … Read More

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Mt. Baker Conditions Report | Jan. 4 | CLOSED

IT’s Official, Mt. baker ski area had to close today due to warm weather and siginificant rainfall.  It will resume regular mid-week operation tomorrow Thursday Jan. 5.  The temps really spiked up … Read More

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San Juan Snow | Sidecountry Episode 2

Outdoor Research’s Sidecountry Sessions Episode 2 takes the tiny house crew south to Colorado’s San Juan Mountains, where they find grassroots ambassador Steve Mead. Silverton, Colorado, is exactly the kind … Read More

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Man Shoots Mt. Rainier Park Ranger Then Found Dead | Manhunt Causes Mt. Rainier Nat’l Park to be Closed & Evacuated Monday

  Snow covered Mount Rainier National Park was closed & evacuated on Monday following the shooting death of 34-year old park ranger Margaret Anderson on Sunday.  Police evacuated the park … Read More

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Forrest Burki Snowboard Edit 2010

So’s I was shnow-boarding at the Mt.Baker and I met this guy named Forrest, like the tree.  He shreds trees eh?  No his name is Forrest, either way don’t cha … Read More


Flylow Quantum Jacket Review

FlyLow Quantum Jacket – Men’s Review A roomy breathable, hard shell that performs in the backcountry skinning, hiking or banging high-speed laps under the lift.  The Quantum jacket is of … Read More


Scott’s Ski Service | Weekly Local Biz Review Scott is the man!  He can make any ski turn again, any board ride again, and even ask Glen Plake he can make people’s gear come alive and … Read More

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Know Boundaries : Episode 3 | The Five Red Flags

Know Boundaries : Episode 3 | The Five Red Flags A good reminder about the crucial signs of foreseeable danger in the mountains. What to look for? Temperature (rapidly changing) … Read More


Powder Alert…Cascades to the Northern Rockies

It’s time for the Friday Powder Alert and this week the snow is dumping on the Cascades and Northern Rockies from Thursday night through Friday night. A strong storm is pushing in off … Read More

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10 things to hate about LIFTIES

.10 Things to Hate about LIFTIES. not bumping the chair spacing out and getting little kids hurt swinging the chair while loading (whip) POWER TRIPPIN always looking so COOL Making me … Read More

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Crushing Blackcomb /// Spearhead Couloir

Paul Kimbrough and John Wells have a monster day in the Blackcomb backcountry.  December 18, 2011 John & Paul decided to take a weekend trip up from Mt. Baker to … Read More


Mt. Baker’s Turn, 3-4 Feet Thursday – Friday

The storms continue to hit the Pacific NW over the next few days. The snow levels are currently up above 5000 ft. in Washington and 7000 ft. in Oregon as … Read More

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Rogue Weather – Mt. Baker LINK

Just the other day I met Cory Tarilton an avid 20 year old weather / snow guy.  He led me onto what the Mt. Baker community has been needing and … Read More

Winter Solstice /// Photo Day

December 21, 2011 Winter Solstice was a glorious day at the mountain.  There was a small dusting of new snow, and bluebird blue.  John Wells and Christian Regester took full … Read More

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Keepin it RAW | Weekly Post #1

Keeping It Raw #1 …… So the other day we were doing some loser laps on the groomers killing time waiting for ULLR and the snow gods to start cooking … Read More


G3 Manhattan 190 | Ski Review

G3 Manhattan 190 Ski Review – Since it hasn’t been snowing very much I have been ripping on the 190 G3 Manhattan.  With really nice early rise in the tip, … Read More