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With spring weather bringing that sticky, slushy snowpack, manny season is in full effect, and whether you title it tail pressing or manualing, you're not likely to see anyone ride their tails as stylishly as Swiss skier Yannis Schleiss in the above video anytime soon. By the end of the clip you can practically hear his ski cores begging for mercy.
Nope, that’s not a joke. Up to five inches of snow an hour fell in the Wasatch on Monday, forcing Alta and Snowbird to close early due too much snow and high avalanche risk. Storm totals reached upwards of two feet. A natural avalanche ran in the White Pine area of Little Cottonwood Canyon, forcing a road closure to remove debris and continue mitigation work. Skiers and snowboarders were forced to remain up the canyon and indoors until 6 p.m. before heading down. RELATED: Watch The Freeride
The Summit Daily News is reporting the death of a man on Quandary Peak, a popular 14er just south of Breckenridge, Colorado on Sunday. The man was skiing with a partner when he sustained critical injuries at 13,400 feet. His injuries remain unknown. RELATED: Lucas Merli Talks About the Scariest Rescue of His Life A search and rescue team led by the Summit County Rescue Group responded to the call around noon and dispatched a Flight For Life Helicopter to provide advanced life support. He was
#119 Sammy Carlson Listen HERE or with Spotify / Google Play / iTunes Sammy Carlson is an achiever. We won't say he's an over-achiever because nothing he does really seems out of reach for him. Since his early days on the competition circuit until now, as he pushes his limits in the backcountry, Sammy has always approached skiing with a rare ease and confidence. The transitions in his career are much the same and seemingly uncomplicated in each new step he takes. He takes them when