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How To Fix Skin Glopping While Backcountry Ski Touring

Snow Clumping Up Under Your Climbing Skins Can Be Day Ender, Unless You Can Fix Your Skin Glopping Issues If you spend enough time ski touring in the...
Snotel Data - January 17, 2017

SNOTEL Data: The Current Western US Snowpack – January 17, 2017

After a super snowy first half of January, the snowpack is setting up for an epic winter season. There are numerous zones where the...
Royal Robbins | Tom Frost [CC BY-SA 3.0], via Wikimedia Commons

The Best Royal Robbins Quotes

What Are Your Favorite Royal Robbins Quotes? Royal Robbins (February 3, 1935 - March 14, 2017) was a climbing legend during the Golden Age of...
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Submit Your Ski Tracks To MSU’s Snow And Avalanche Lab

Montana State University Seeks Backcountry Skiers And Riders To Help With Avalanche Research Project Heading into the backcountry to make some turns? The Snow and...

2016 Banff Mountain Film Festival Award Winners

The Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival has been a premier film, book, and photography event for 41 years. The 2016 event was hosted...
Forever Young Couloir, Rogers Pass,, British Columbia

What Is Ski Mountaineering?

What is ski mountaineering? When I Googled "Ski Mountaineering" over 1.5 million search results came back. None of the top results could accurately define...
Snotel Data - March 1, 2017

SNOTEL Data: The Current Western US Snowpack – March 1, 2017

Is it really March already? The winter is flying by. The snow has been falling steadily throughout the western US. The mountains are covered...
Natural Avalanche Big Sky Montana

Avalanche Watch vs. Avalanche Warning

What is an Avalanche Watch? What is an Avalanche Warning? NOAA's National Weather Service partners with the US Forest Service Avalanche Centers to issue avalanche...
Snotel Data - April 1, 2016

SNOTEL Data: The Current Western US Snowpack – April 1, 2016

March was a snowy month. The snowpack seemed to fill in everywhere across the western US. The majority of zones are over 100%.  Looks...
Snotel Data - February 1, 2017

SNOTEL Data: The Current Western US Snowpack – February 1, 2017

Winter is flying by. It’s already February. So far there’s been plenty of snow and social media is blowing up with powder excitement. Let’s...