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Video: Teens Save 8-Year-Old Falling From Chairlift

Falling off a chairlift has got to be up there on the list of skiers' worst nightmares.  Depending on the chairlift, it could mean a 60-foot fall onto hardpack or over a cliff.  In either case, the odds are good that serious injuries will be sustained.  Unless, that is, a group of quick-thinking teenagers comes to the rescue.  

Related: Rope Drop at Fernie is Complete Mayhem

Looking at the scene captured from further up the lift, it's incredible how quickly the onlookers devise a plan to cushion the 8-year-old's inevitable fall.  The plan works to perfection, and the landing looks remarkably soft.  

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Watch the Official Trailer for Jeremy Jones’ “Purple Mountains”
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Watch the Official Trailer for Jeremy Jones’ “Purple Mountains”

Watch the Official Trailer for Jeremy Jones’ “Purple Mountains”

Our outdoor playgrounds are in peril and our votes this November will decide their future. Professional snowboarder Jeremy Jones has watched winters change drastically during his 45 years spent in the mountains. More extreme weather, fewer snow days, and economic strain on mountain towns. And yet, climate change remains a divisive issue. In the new film , Jeremy seeks common ground in the heart of America's purple states, having honest discussions with individuals who don't see eye to eye

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JHMR’s Winter 20/21 Update – The Tram Will Run!
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JHMR’s Winter 20/21 Update – The Tram Will Run!

JHMR’s Winter 20/21 Update – The Tram Will Run!

With fresh snow atop the Tetons, we’re all getting stoked for the upcoming winter season. At this point, it should go without saying that this winter will be unlike anything we’ve ever experienced. JHMR just released an updated plan for their 20/21 winter operations. Most importantly, the Tram will run! There will be limited numbers on the mountain, but passholders will not have to make reservations. See below for the full letter. Dear Community, Passholders and Guests, Monday we saw a fresh

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Make a Plan to Vote with Protect Our Winters
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Make a Plan to Vote with Protect Our Winters

Make a Plan to Vote with Protect Our Winters

If we want to protect the places we love—our mountains, forests, deserts, or oceans—it starts by voting. Sounds simple, right? However, our track record isn’t too great: Thirty-five percent of 18-29-year-olds, who said they “definitely voted” in the 2014 midterm election, in fact, didn't actually vote. Yikes. We can do better this November and Protect Our Winters wants to make the process as easy as possible. RELATED: Make a Plan to Vote with Protect Our Winters Protect Our Winters’ Make A