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Colorado-based pro skier Bobby Brown is one of the most popular freeskiers in history. Brown, 27, is known for his incredible talent in the disciplines of slopestyle and big air, as well as his ability to translate those skills into handmade jumps in the backcountry. Today, Washington-based Crosson …
6 hours ago · From Free Skier
How Marker is using its performance heritage to excel in the backcountry space WORDS TESS STROKES | PHOTOS PALLY LEARMOND With a name like Marker, and its dominance in the binding world, one might wonder if the company could simply rest on its laurels. After all, the company has been …
7 hours ago · From Free Skier
Tyax Lodge & Heliskiing Where the vertical limit does not exist WORDS ERIN SPONG | FEATURED IMAGE courtesy of Tyax Lodge & Heliskiing The magic moments happen when youre in the right place at the right time. Founder of Tyax Lodge & Heliskiing, Gus Abel, knew he found the elusive…
23 hours ago · From Free Skier
Retallack Lodge A snowy Selkirk heaven through the eyes of the cat-driver Karl “The Gnarl” Gudreyan WORDS SAM TAGGART | PHOTOS MATT POWER When Karl The Gnarl Gudreyan flips you the bird, he grins a big toothy smile, looks you right in the eye and says: It means I love you.…
Yesterday · From Free Skier
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Points North Heli-Adventures Family owned and operated for 20 years, PNG is all about heart and soul WORDS SAM TAGGART | FEATURED IMAGE RICHARD HALLMAN/WME If you sleep too late at Points North Heli-Adventures (PNH), theyll turn the helicopters on to wake you. That usually gets people…
Yesterday · From Free Skier
Black Ops Valdez In the six years since its inception, this heli operation has set itself apart as the premier player in the region through a simple commitment: Treat everyone like family. WORDS ROBERT PURSELL | FEATURED IMAGE COURTESY OF BLACK OPS VALDEZ When asked what sets Black Ops Vald…
Yesterday · From Free Skier
Backcountry Snowcats Where the skiing is served up family style WORDS ERIN SPONG | FEATURED IMAGE JORDAN MANLEY Long time Whistler locals and husband and wife, Reg and Kathy Milne, have lived in the mountains their entire lives. In 2005/6, they launched a catskiing operation, Backcountry Sn…
Yesterday · From Free Skier
Winter is in full swing across North America. Snowstorms, short days, and cold nights are now the norm—just last week, temperatures plummeted below zero across the West. Having a solid pair of winter boots to get to the mountain, walk the dog, or shovel your driveway are of the upmost importan…
Yesterday · From Powder
Northern Escape Heli-Skiing: Where there’s no excuse not to ski WORDS ERIN SPONG | FEATURED IMAGE PAUL MORRISON The further north you venture up Canadas west coast, the bigger the mountain ranges, the deeper the snow and the gnarlier the terrain gets. Youll also find Northern Es…
Yesterday · From Free Skier