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Ripping 75mph Winds Strand 130 Skiers on Chairlift in Northern Italy

A surprise windstorm wreaked havoc at Prato Nevoso ski resort in northern Italy on Monday. 

Harrowing winds up to 75 mph derailed a chairlift, leaving 130 skiers left stranded until rescue workers were able to make it to the scene. Luckily, no one was injured. 

All we can say is we hope no one was riding solo on that lift...

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They’re Skiing Ten Feet of Fresh Powder in AK
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They’re Skiing Ten Feet of Fresh Powder in AK

They’re Skiing Ten Feet of Fresh Powder in AK

There aren’t too many places in North America where you can ski in October, and if you are skiing it’s likely on a man-made strip of snow. Clearly nobody told the folks up at Silverton Mountain Guides in Seward, AK, because they’ve been skiing fresh pow since September. Over the past week a low pressure system moving over SW Alaska dropped several inches of rain at sea level -- and roughly 10 feet of snow at elevation. Yes, you read that right: 10 feet. NOAA can predict whatever

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Video: Jimmy Chin and Kit DesLauriers Go Skiing in Greenland
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Video: Jimmy Chin and Kit DesLauriers Go Skiing in Greenland

Video: Jimmy Chin and Kit DesLauriers Go Skiing in Greenland

In the new Roam Original “AVANI NUNA,” Jimmy Chin and Kit DesLauriers explore Greenland’s ski mountaineering potential. From whales breaching to couloirs leading straight into the frigid North Atlantic, this visual splendor highlights the area’s unique character and natural beauty. As usual, Jimmy provides some philosophical musings in addition to his rad skiing. Taking advantage of lightweight drone technology, Jimmy and Kit manage to capture overhead shots that wouldn’t be possible

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Far Out Now Available for Digital Download
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Far Out Now Available for Digital Download

Far Out Now Available for Digital Download

TGR is stoked to announce that our latest annual ski and snowboard film Far Out, presented by  REI, is now available for digital download on iTunes, Amazon, Google Play, Xbox, and Vimeo.  Stay tuned for more download options. Join the TGR crew on one of its boldest missions ever.  follows the perspective of an athlete as he embarks on a journey to one of the most remote and unexplored mountain ranges on the planet, the Albanian Alps. While the final destination appears to be the ultimate