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The Meltdown South - Chile - Armada Skis

Mike Hornbeck, Ben Moxham, Brady Perron, and Corey Stanton bring you the second installment of the Meltdown Series, “Meltdown South” a short film shot this past July and August in Valle Nevado and Termas de Chilan, Chile. Traveling alongside Evolve Chile, watch as the crew explores the sidecountry of Nevados de Chilan, skate the streets of Santiago, and ride the parks of Valle Nevado and El Colorado. Aside from all of the action, Meltdown South paints a picture of the beautiful culture and rich history of Chile, through its people and its places both metropolitan and far off the grid. You will not see a short movie about Chile quite like this. This is the Meltdown South. Created, Filmed, and Edited by:Corey StantonBrady PerronMike HornbeckBen Moxham Filmed on Location:Termas de ChilanRoca Negra LodgeValle NevadoBarrio Bellavista, SantiagoVina Del Mar “For the folks, by us folks” armadaskis.comevolvechile.com Watch More Armada Videos Here

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Peep These Hidden Gems in Whistler
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Peep These Hidden Gems in Whistler

Peep These Hidden Gems in Whistler

We all hear legends of the Whistler backcountry. Endless cold smoke pow, bluebird days, big lines, epic trees, you name it. Just like any good ski spot, Whistler has its secret stashes that only a select few get to ski every year. This spot in the Callaghan Valley meets all those criteria for the perfect backcountry cache. In their new film, Head Freeskiing shows all the glory of the old growth forest surrounding the Journeyman Lodge. Skiers Riley Leboe and Ian Morrison call Whistler home and

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Solving for Z: Zahan Billimoria on Risk and Reward in the Mountains
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Solving for Z: Zahan Billimoria on Risk and Reward in the Mountains

Solving for Z: Zahan Billimoria on Risk and Reward in the Mountains

We’re excited to debut the trailer for our latest film collaboration with Patagonia, . The short film profiles Teton-based IFMGA guide Zahan Billimoria, who's safely guided our athletes in the alpine. His insight and experience with the mountains immensely helped on projects like and . With this film, we explore Zahan’s backstory, with hopes of engaging in the broader conservation about risk and rewards in the mountains. Join us at 5 PM PDT on Sun., Dec. 10 for the premiere with a live Q&A

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The Athlete Edits: Nick McNutt
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The Athlete Edits: Nick McNutt

The Athlete Edits: Nick McNutt

I think we can all agree that Nick McNutt is one of the most fun skiers to watch in the world. Whether it’s dropping unfathomably tall pillow stacks, spinning off cliffs, or landing backwards in pow on his Atomic Bent Chetler 120s, he makes it all look easy. It’s probably the years of experience he’s gained in the type of terrain that encourages that kind of skiing, or maybe it’s some sort of god-given talent. But either way, we’re always fired up for McNutt to be a part of our team. This