We’re honored to have been the subject of a recent episode on 60 Minutes Sports. Throughout the past few months, the team at 60 Minutes has been traveling to Jackson to interview Steve, Todd, and Jeremy Jones. The episode showcased the evolution of Jeremy’s riding and the deep collaboration between Jeremy and his brothers Steve and Todd, who cofounded Teton Gravity Research. The timing of the episode is especially meaningful, as it coincides with the completion of Higher, the final installment of the trilogy of films documenting Jeremy's career as a professional rider and his commitment to exploring remote mountains under his own power.
Be sure to watch the trailer now and then catch the episode when it's released online late this summer.
California's feast-or-famine season continues this week: Two storm systems are predicted to dump as 100" of fresh snow on the state by Saturday. RELATED: Californians have officially lost their shit over the recent storms Per , updated projections from the National Weather Service show select high altitude locations like Carson Pass just outside of the Kirkwood Mountain Resort in the Tahoe area catching more than 8 feet of the fresh stuff by week's end. Just take a look at this map: The
Curiosity killed the cat, but for others–like John “Buff” Buffery–it's a path to endless adventure. Travis Rice tells me Buff's "maybe one of the few true role models I know personally. . . . He implements consciousness and kindness into all aspects of his life and it comes through in his teaching.” So who is Buff? John Buffery is a 59-year-old Association of Canadian Mountain Guide (ACMG) certified ski guide, the Senior Avalanche Officer for the British Columbia Ministry of Transportation
What does it take to keep a mountain like Mt. Bachelor up and running through the winter? 24 hours a day of hard working, dedicated people who love this mountain and love to see others enjoying it. Check out a behind-the-scenes story of this workforce like you've never seen it before.