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February Was Jackson Hole’s Second Biggest Month Ever For Snowfall | Here Is What You Missed

We have reported earlier on what a monster season Jackson Hole is having but Long Story Short: February of 2014 was the 2nd snowiest on record in Jackson Hole.  “Nothing but powder … Read More

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Snap Dragon Couloir | Adventures in the Wasatch

Alex Gavic and his partner Max created this edit to show off the hard work and the payoff you get when you go deeper into the backcountry. Enjoy! A week … Read More

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Color on the Mountain | Panda Poles Mis Season Edit

Tanner and Sander are at it again. Spraying fun all over the mountain at Alta, UT in their colorful new outfits and dope new Panda Poles. I am pretty sure … Read More

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Watch: 10 Year Old Girl’s First K40 Ski Jump [Classic Post]

Watch this 10-year-old girl conquer her fear and step up to a K40 ski jump.  

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Unofficial List: Top 5 Ski Areas In Japan

Asahidake Ski Resort The Asahidake ski resort is smokin’. No literally, the resort sits on an active volcano with lots of fumaroles emitting steam and gas. Asahidake, located on Japan’s north … Read More

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Classic Post: Crazy Landslide in Switzerland | Entire Mountainside Collapses | You Gotta Watch This Video!

This is straight nuts. Think avalanches are bad? Check out this natural disaster in Preonzo, Switzerland. An entire mountainside collapses itself. The landslide was estimated at 300,000 cubic meters. A … Read More

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VIDEO: Snowmobile vs Snowmobile | Crazy, Violent, High-Speed Collision

Ever wonder what it’s like to be t-boned by another snowmobile at about 50MPH? Yeah, me neither. But the poor guy in this video just found out. It’s a quicky, … Read More

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Jackson Hole Has So Much Snow This Happened This Morning!

Jackson Hole has gotten so much snow this season that the Tram had to push its way through it to get to the docking station this morning!

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Greg Epstein Seriously Injured In Avalanche

Teton Gravity Research supervising producer Greg Epstein was seriously injured Sunday afternoon when he was caught in an avalanche while backcountry skiing in Grand Teton National Park. It is being reported that Epstein, 43, was … Read More

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Who Wants To See Some Jackson Hole Ski & Snowboard Stoke!?

The Run Around | Webisode 1 This is the first webisode of a new series called The Run Around. It features some highly desirable powder runs in one of the … Read More

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Freeride World Qualifier Athlete Profile | Alex Riedman

Alex Riedman Where did you grow up skiing? Seven Springs, PA near Pittsburgh Where is your home hill now? I ski a lot of backcountry around Crested Butte, as well as … Read More

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Wild Wild Wasatch | A Quick BC Tour Edit

Frequent contributor Alex Gavic and his buddy Maxwell Morrill went out for a scouting tour of the Wasatch recently. The riding is not too gnarly, but the size, scale and … Read More

One of my favorite turns from the last week of powder skiing in the Tahoe backcountry.

State of the Tahoe Backcountry 2014: X | Sponsored by Alpenglow Sports

Since the last State of the Backcountry report, we’ve said goodbye to the quasi-spring cycle that had been in place, and welcomed a series of moist storms that’s left anywhere … Read More

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Snowbird Freeride World Tour Stop | Photo Tour

Snowbird FWT Photo Tour | Photos: Diane Harrington The venue: Silver Fox  

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Watch: Freeride World Tour Winning Run | Snowbird

FWT14 – Lars Chickering-Ayers – Snowbird, UT by FreerideWorldTourTV FWT14 – Lars Chickering-Ayers – Snowbird, UT Lars Chickering-Ayers on Silverfox at the Freeride World Tour 2014 in Snowbird, Utah

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Largest Avalanche Ever – 20,000 Killed

On 31 May 1970, an earthquake off the coast of Peru caused a substantial section of the north slope of Mt. Huascaran to collapse. [Situated in the Cordillera Blanca, the world’s … Read More

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Jackson Hole = 400 Inches and Counting

Official Stoke From Jackson Hole Jackson has been enjoying quite the season with over 400″ to date. 

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Freeride World Qualifier Profile | Scot Chrisman

Scot Chrisman The Freerider of the day today is Scot Crisman. A Colorado ripper with a big smile, a big heart and a bag full of freeskier tricks Scot is … Read More

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Bet You Wish You Were This Guy Right About Now…..

Mt. Niseko In Japan Lets all pack our bags and move to Japan….

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Freeride World Tour Stop at Snowbird Today Canceled | Delay due to Avalanche!

The Stoke is High at Snowbird Competition Scheduled for Sunday March 2, 2014 Watch Live @ 1030 am MST on Freerideworldtour.com.  Delayed!!!! All Words and Photos: Diane Harrington The 4th stop … Read More

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Woman Faces 10 Years in Prison for Illegal Whistler Base Jump

Reports are coming in that Whistler police have arrested the woman who allegedly helped a BASE jumper who jump out of Whistler’s Peak-2-Peak gondola on February 6. The local woman … Read More

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Freeride World Qualifier Profile | Davis Souza

Davis Souza   Where did you grow up skiing? Alpine Meadows, Ca Where is your home hill now? Alpine What is your favorite thing about your home hill? It’s home. … Read More

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Snow Still On Track For The Sierra & Rockies

SNOW IS STILL ON TRACK FOR THE SIERRA AND ROCKIES- UPDATE Powderchasers.com Almost 7 inches has fallen thus far at Kirkwood as heavy snow will continue through the day.  Moisture will increase … Read More

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Powder Alert – The Sierra Is Going To Get Blasted!

POWDER ALERT- THE SIERRA IS GOING TO GET BLASTED! MODERATE SNOW FOR THE ROCKIES THROUGH SUNDAY Powderchasers.com 2 storm systems will be impacting a broad range of the Sierra over the next … Read More

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Up To 28″ of Snow Possible For Tahoe by Sunday

NOAA is saying that 28″ of new snow is possible in Tahoe by Sunday.  This snow total will come via two storms:  one on Wed-Thurs, then another on Fri-Sun.  The first … Read More

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Watch: Febpowuary In the Tetons

The ol’ NC crew gets back together to shred around Jackson during the peak of Febpowuary. Nothing but good times and pure stoke. Shot Feb 20-23 Skiers: Martin Clay, Elijah … Read More