Crested Butte, CO – Blister Review, a leading outdoor media outlet, mourns the loss of Eric Freson, a vital team member and seasoned gear reviewer, who tragically died in a backcountry skiing accident in the Anthracite Range near Crested Butte. Freson, esteemed in the Gunnison Valley for his insightful ski and bike gear reviews, leaves behind a legacy of adventure and camaraderie. Our thoughts are with his family and friends during this difficult time.

With very heavy hearts, we announce the loss of a dear friend and key member of our Blister team. Eric Freson died in a backcountry skiing accident on Sunday afternoon. He was loved and looked up to by so many of us in the Gunnison Valley, and beyond. Our world has been rocked. Eric was a force. He was singular. And he will be greatly missed. More to come. Rest in peace, Eric.


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