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Video: Colorado Snowboarder Caught In Avalanche Deploys Airbag And Survives

This footage was taken Jan. 25, 2012, in the backcountry near Montezuma, Colorado. It features female pro snowboarder Meesh Hytner being caught in a sizeable (~class 3) avalanche and deploying her Float 30 avalanche airbag before taking a long ride.

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Wilderness First Responder: What It’s Like To Use It
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Wilderness First Responder: What It’s Like To Use It

Wilderness First Responder: What It’s Like To Use It

I didn't notice that Jen was in this photo at the time that it was taken. If I had, maybe things would’ve played out differently.  On July 2nd, I woke up at 4a.m. in my hammock. I packed up my sleeping bag and quietly tossed it into my already loaded 4Runner, doing my best not to wake anyone else up. A few friends and I had been camping in the Popo Agie Wilderness outside of Lander, Wyoming near the Wind River Range. By 11a.m. I was putting on my snowboard boots on the side of the road on

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Court okays development of controversial Jumbo ski resort on sacred BC land
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Court okays development of controversial Jumbo ski resort on sacred BC land

Court okays development of controversial Jumbo ski resort on sacred BC land

Flickr The Supreme Court of Canada ruled Thursday that building a year-round ski resort on lands considered sacred by the indigenous Ktunaxa Nation does not violate religious rights, per a report by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC). In a unanimous ruling, nine Canadian Supreme Court justices denied a 2016 appeal filed by the Ktunaxa Nation to block the construction of the highly controversial Jumbo Glacier Resort in British Columbia on the grounds that it impinges upon the Ktunaxa

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Burton’s Team USA Uniforms Looks Like Spacesuits
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Burton’s Team USA Uniforms Looks Like Spacesuits

Burton’s Team USA Uniforms Looks Like Spacesuits

It's official, Burton just dropped Team USA's snowboarding uniforms and... well... they're something.  The North Face took subtle inspiration from NASA for the freeskiers' uniforms in the lettering but it stopped there. Burton went full spacesuit, basically creating an exact replica of Neil Armstrong's duds.  Burton hasn't been afraid to push the design envelope with its Team USA uniforms. The jean/plaid combo of 2010 is the stuff of outerwear legends and this is sure to join the pantheon of