Crested Butte Reopens for the First Time Ever

Photo by Chris Segal via Crested Butte Facebook Page For the first time ever Crested Butte will reopen to skiing and snowboarding following the official closing day of the season. The mountain will … Read More


Everest Sherpas Refuse To Work Following Deadly Avalanche

Last week a huge icefall started a deadly avalanche that took the life of 16 sherpas. The Sherpas were fixing ropes ahead of paying climbers when the deadly event took … Read More

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80ft Naked Backflip at Whistler World Ski Snowboard Festival [NSFW]

In the Spirit of McConkey – 80ft Naked Backflip at Whistler World Ski Snowboard Festival

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Teaser: Wasted Youth Movie

Wasted Youth Movie: The Teaser


GravityLight: Light Powered By A Sack Of Rocks!

GravityLight is a revolutionary new approach to storing energy and creating illumination. It takes only 3 seconds to lift the weight which powers GravityLight, creating 30 minutes of light on its descent. For … Read More


Lake Louise Wins Easter Weekend With Powder & Bluebird Conditions

With 21″ of new snow under bluebird conditions Lake Louise had one heck of a weekend.  More sun and snow in the forecast. www.skilouise.com @SkiLouise Photo From Lake Louise Facebook … Read More

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NOAA Forecasting “Significant Snow Event” For Tahoe

This weekend could be your last shot at making powder turns this season in Tahoe. NOAA is forecasting a “significant snow event” that could drop as much as two feet … Read More

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You Gotta Be Kidding Me. This Is INSANE!

Slide un Cable en SpeedRiding Rider: Valentin Delluc

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Watch This Sketchy One Footed Cornice Rappel by Xavier De Le Rue

Xavier De Le Rue rappels a rocky cliff to access an awesome pow run.

Skiing powder at Sugar Bowl

Sugar Bowl 2013/14 Season Re-Cap

Sugar Bowl 2013/14 Season Re-Cap The 2013-2014 ski season might not have been the best on recored for Sugar Bowl but that does not mean they did not get some great … Read More


3 Vermont Ski Resorts Are Still OPEN

Closing day 2013 @ Sugarbush (Image by Harvey Road) Spring is in the air but 3 Vermont ski resorts are still open for skiing and riding.  Jay Peak – Closing Date … Read More


Judge Dismisses Couple Suit Over Son’s Crash With Ski Instructor

Image of Loon Mountain from Wikimedia Commons. A New Hampshire Judge has dismissed a lawsuit brought against Loon Mountain Recreation Corp. and Boyne USA by a Massachusetts couple who’s teenage son was involved … Read More

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These Climbers Are Terrified and You’ll Be Terrified for Them

Gritstone, known to scientists as siliceous sandstone and to its British climbing devotees as ‘God’s own rock’ is fiendishly difficult to climb. It requires a special, extremely esoteric style that … Read More


Top 10 Mountain Bike Destinations in North America | According To Singletracks

Singletracks brings us a look at what they deam to be the “Top 10 Mountain Bike Destinations in North America“.  When we sat down to make these careful choices, we called … Read More

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Working For The Weekend 5: Mount Washington

Working For The Weekend 5: Mount Washington Ben discusses his deep family roots with the White Mountains. He and the crew hike and shred some of the lesser known areas … Read More

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Crash of the Week – Cross-Country Sh#t Show

Crash of the Week – Cross-Country Sh#t Show

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PHOTO: Mount Everest, In Two Billion Pixels

 (Click to see the panoramic image of the Himalaya in gigapixel navigation)  This stunning image is by David Breashears, who made the much-acclaimed IMAX documentary “Everest.” This gigapixel image of … Read More

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46% of UK Skiers Go Skiing After Drinking | Have You Skied Drunk?

A study commissioned by the British travel insurance company InsureandGo has found that 11% of people have skied while drunk. Around 9% of people said they had skied while slightly … Read More

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Here’s Another; Now This is How You Spring Ski!

One grassy afternoon 3 hours of park skiing whit Mattias Larsson and Elias henderson in the Swiss Alps. One grassy afternoon from mattias larsson on Vimeo.

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Another Crazy Meteor Caught on Russian Dashcam

Another Crazy Meteor Caught on Russian Dashcam We all remember the massive meteor that impacted Russia last year. Well, last night another large meteor was caught on a dashcam streaking … Read More

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Classic Post: License to Thrill | Schmidt, Plake, Hattrup

Do you wanna get a private tour of the Chimney from Scot Schmidt?  How about some Squaw Valley Palisades footage with a few shots from Mainline Pocket of Plake, Schmidt, … Read More


Winter Could Return To Many Areas This Week

Photo: April 17, Stevens Pass Mountain Resort Chris Danforth WINTER COULD RETURN TO MANY AREAS THIS WEEK? Powderchasers.com Synopsis: This is the time of year when mother nature sneaks up on you just … Read More


1 in 100 Everest Sherpas Die Getting Western Climbers To The Summit. Is it worth it?

In the past we have shared a report from the Utah Avalanche Center (What is the Risk of Riding in Avalanche Terrain?) that stated that Himalayan Climbing is 10 times … Read More

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Video Of Deadly Avalanche On Everest

Post by Ramesh Lama.

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Spire: Producer and Skier Sandra Lahnsteiner

SHADES OF WINTER 2013 athlete part Sandra Lahnsteiner With her all female freeski movie SHADES OF WINTER 2013 Austrian freeskier Sandra Lahnsteiner once again doubles up as athlete and producer. … Read More

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How To: Properly Plan A Backcountry Tour

“A well laid plan is the best prevention when it comes to traveling in avalanche terrain. This video explores reading an avalanche forecast, using maps to plan a ski tour, … Read More