The Big Picture -- Zero/One - Zero/Two
For episode two of Parker White and Chris Logan's web series The Big Picture, the crew range from sled-pow freestylin' in Idaho storms to sunny park laps through Aspen/Snowmass's famously dialed park. Joined by fellow steeze aficionados Liam Downey, Maks Gorham, Torin Yater-Wallace and Adam Delorme, The Big Picture is style on a holistic level...
Win a pair of Smith Optics I/OX goggles from The Ski Journal and Smith Optics.
Sochi Olympics gold-medalist and Smith Optics athlete David Wise is featured on the cover of The Ski Journal’s current issue, number 7.4. Follow @theskijournal and @smithoptics on Instagram and post an image with the theme “transitions.” Tag @theskijournal and @smithoptics and use the hashtag #WiseTransitions between now and Friday, March 7. David will pick his favorite image and the user will receive a pair of David’s preferred goggles, the I/OX. Creativity is encouraged—transitions go well beyond halfpipe walls.
Stevens Pass: Avalanches Happen
With Steven Pass, WA recieving its second snowiest February in 50 years, the mountain's pro patrol has been doing plenty of avalanche control. This controlled slide--set off while avy conditions were rated "considerable" and immediately outside the resort boundaries--is proof that even controlled "sidecountry" can be deadly dangerous.
Crystal Mountain's 2014 Freeride World Qualifier: Big Lines and Backflips
It was a bone chilling day on Crystal Mountain Resort’s “The King,” with winds dipping the temperature well below 0-degrees Fahrenheit. The ascent to the top of venue was a challenge in itself, and then it was time to not only drop into the intimidating face. It was time to compete—there was a podium on the line...
Chris Benchetler POV: Nimbus Goes to Japan
With Japan having one of the deepest years in the past decade, Chris Benchetler and the Nimbus Independent crew made the jump over the Pacific to shred bottomless pow, dine on tasty foods and take in the wonders of the Rising Sun.
Nicolas Vuignier's 2013 Season Edit
In a fit of creativity, Nicolas Vuignier, Freeride World Tour athlete and shredder extraordinaire, decided to put together a trippy edit combining the highlights of his 2013 season...and proves he's as good a video editor as he is skier.
Salomon Freeski TV S7 E10: A Moment's Notice
One of the beauties of being a professional skier is that your job is to...well, ski. And when the Pacific Ocean separates you from what suddenly becomes the storm cycle of the decade, the Salomon Freeski TV crew decide--at a moment's notice--to head to Japan. It was a good choice.