Skinning

It’s Time To Learn Proper Skin Track Etiquette

The path to your backcountry ski destination is a blank canvas of snow. The only real way to get to the epic lines, steep...
Tips and Tricks To Set An Efficient Bootpack In Backcountry

How To Set A Bootpack In The Backcountry

Whether you're booting up a glacier in the Cascades, joining the herds on Teton Pass, crushing couloirs in the Beartooths, searching for summer snow...
Skiing Apocalypse Couloir GTNP

BACK 40: Steep Skiing 101

This article was first published in the February 20, 2015 issue of the Explore Big Sky newspaper. It's also available on ExploreBigSky.com. _________________________________ BACK 40: Steep...
Cooking Kinco Gloves

How To Waterproof Kinco Gloves

Gloves keep your hands warm and dry during the cold months of winter. They come in handy for all sorts of things - shoveling out...
Backcountry Ski Repair Kit

What’s In Your Backcountry Ski Repair Kit?

Things can go wrong in the backcountry pretty quickly making a simple ski tour turn into an epic mountain nightmare. If you've ever blown out...
GIfts For Backcountry Skiers

Stocking Stuffer Gifts For Backcountry Skiers

Backcountry skiing is a gear intensive sport. Ski touring, mountaineering, and powder laps in the mountains require reliable gear, warm clothes, calorie dense snacks,...
Meteoblue

Bookmark These Mountain Weather And Avalanche Websites

Weather plays a major role for skiers and riders around the globe. Climate change is happening and we are all hunting for where the...