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Blast From the Past: This 1985 Newscast of Skiers Hating on Snowboarders is Absurd

It's pretty crazy to see a bit of what it was like to be a snowboarder back in the day, before it was fully 'accepted' as a respected snowsports discipline (at least in Canada...). And now, how far it has come. 

RELATED: The Most Challenging Line Jeremy Jones has Ever Ridden

The sport has progressed from being an activity that, according to this newscast, was performed by "a bunch of smart alecs lipping off" to being a valued sport practiced by some of the best athletes in the world (who, let's be honest, still probably 'lip off' from time to time). 

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Video: Owen Leeper’s Jackson Hole Season Edit
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Video: Owen Leeper’s Jackson Hole Season Edit

Video: Owen Leeper’s Jackson Hole Season Edit

Owen Leeper, one of Jackson Hole's most iconic athletes, just dropped his edit from the 2017/2018 season.  In classic form, Owen visits spots in and around JHMR as well as over the pass at Grand Targhee.  Whether you like big drops, tight couloirs, or chest-deep powder, this edit has something for you.   RELATED: Chasing the Soul of Spring Skiing With Owen Leeper and Friends

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Nick Russell Ventures into the Unknown in ‘Range of Mystery’
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According to legend, hidden away somewhere on our planet, lies an elusive but wondrous mountain range with fields of snow just waiting to be carved. So far it has only existed in our imagination, but that hasn’t stopped snowboarder Nick Russell from trying to pinpoint its location. His only clue was that these mountains were massive and required complicated foot-powered travel. RELATED: Watch Elena Hight Travel the Sierra Backcountry in 4K His recent film, follows this quest, which starts

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Far Out Places: The Crazy Mountains
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Driving from her home in British Columbia to Montana,  Robin Van Gyn noticed something peculiar. Her destination, the Crazy Mountains, was nowhere to be found on any of the maps at the gas stations along the way. She thought it was a fluke at first, but it kept recurring. Confused, she eventually pointed to the map underneath the clerk’s counter and inquired about the elusive range. The clerk responded with bewilderment, no one seemed to know what she was talking about. Van Gyn walked back to