Mt. Baker Opening Day 2013: Ya Never Know What Yer' Gonna Get
After 10 years and 10 opening days at Mt. Baker, I've seen most every flavor of season opener imaginable. With the kickoff of Mt. Baker Ski Resort's season each year, I've realized that--in the words of Forest Gump--you never know what you're gonna get...
â€˜Snow Guardiansâ€™: A Ski Patrol Documentary
Ski patrollers have always been a fixture at nearly every ski hill the world round, but with the increasing popularity of resort-accessed backcountry they have turned from badasses to necessary saviors. Snow Guardians follows different ski patrollers at various Montana resorts, as well as backcountry Search and Rescue teams, to document the every day realities of being the unsung heroes of the ski world.
Salomon Freeski TV Season 7 Episode 1: Return to Mica
The crew of Salomon Freeski TV is no stranger to Mica Heliskiing--their last episode from the Revelstoke-based powder mecca was one of the deepest of the project's history. Chris Rubens, Mike Douglas and Mark Abma return to Mica and prove it's reputation was no fluke.
Bomb Snow TV Season 2: "A Gentlemanly Lifestyle"
If there are any folks who know about the subtleties of proper etiquette, it is Montanians. For the first episode of their second season, Bomb Snow TV demonstrates their high-class sophistication, both on the tennis course and the putting green as well as the finer points of mountain shredding. Remember--the middle fork is always for the salad.
Whistler's The Wonder Reels Season 2: The Wait for Winter
The snow is falling in the PNW, covering the mountains in white and leaving skiers everywhere frothing at the mouth for what they hope is the beginnings of a stellar season. Sometimes the hardest thing about skiing, more than the hikes or crashes or gear money, is the wait for winter.
Sherpas Cinemas: Into the Mind Trailer #2
As one of the most highly-anticipated snow films of the year, Sherpas Cinema's Into the Mind has built quite the hype--and the film's second official trailer promises that hype will be well-deserved.