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LIVE: Jeremy Jones and Zahan Billimoria on Diversity in the Mountains

One of the greatest things we can do to ally BIPOC in the outdoors is to simply hear their stories. So, that's how Jeremy Jones has been spending his time these days: sitting down and listening to friends and leaders he respects. 

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Recently Jones hosted an Instagram live with mountain guide Zahan Billimoria. As a brown man in the outdoor community, Billimoria has been outspoken about recent racial injustice and the Black Lives Matter movement. Like his black counterparts, he too has experienced blatant racism, everything from being strangled by a white supremacist to his children being called racial slurs. For him, enough is enough. It's time to stand up for justice. His talk with Jeremy Jones is insightful, powerful, and worth a watch if you're looking to better understand these complex issues.

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Rachel Pohl on Blending Entrepreneurship and Creativity
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Rachel Pohl on Blending Entrepreneurship and Creativity

Rachel Pohl on Blending Entrepreneurship and Creativity

This week in Women in the Mountains, we sat down with artist Rachel Pohl. Pohl shares what led her to become a professional artist and how she balances running a small business with her adventurous lifestyle. Nate Simmions photo. Equipped with a fresh stack of business cards, artist Rachel Pohl arrived at the 2013 Outdoor Retailer trade show with high hopes of connecting and collaborating with all kinds of outdoor brands. At the time, Rachel was 20 years old and eager to make a name for

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​Women in the Mountains: Alyssa Gonzalez’s Journey into the Mountains with Women of Winter
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​Women in the Mountains: Alyssa Gonzalez’s Journey into the Mountains with Women of Winter

​Women in the Mountains: Alyssa Gonzalez’s Journey into the Mountains with Women of Winter

Alyssa Gonzalez went from scholarship recipient to being a part of the four person team helping BIPOC women into the mountains. Alyssa Gonzalez photo. If you’ve ever seen a ski film, flipped through an outdoor company’s catalog, walked into a lodge at the base of a ski hill, or just not been the athletic white male archetype that the outdoor industry historically caters to, you know that it’s not easy to be anything but that. Just the baseline cost of becoming a skier alone provides its

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IKON Pass: What’s new for 22/23
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IKON Pass: What’s new for 22/23

IKON Pass: What’s new for 22/23

IT'S TIME It all starts now – the 22/23 Ikon Pass is on sale. It's time to keep the stoke alive, seek a season of fun in the mountains, and DO across 50 of the best ski destinations in the world. When you claim this multi-destination pass, you're dropping into a celebration of snowfall. Whether it's the immediate spring access, hooting and hollering down your favorite runs next season, or connecting with the crew for an afternoon brew, there's always an adventure for how you ride.