Seward, AK is as much a mecca for big mountain freeriding as any in Alaska. Rachael Burks spent her season hanging out with legends like Silverton Mountain Guide John Schocklee, and bagging huge lines up north. Here is a collection of her favorite footage from skiing these huge mountains. Watch it: it’s poetic
The Real Skifi crew put the creativity back into skiing. In an era of competition slopestyle runs that look like Olympic aerials skiing, the crew of Finnish misfits give skiing a breath of fresh air. This time, the guys try 21 different tricks on the same handrail. Oh, and did we mention theres no snow in sight, and the handrail leads straight into a river? Looks like a great way too cool off to us.
In Canada, pilgrimages to backcountry huts are a fairly common pastime during the wintertime. The idea is to use these little structures as a strategic basecamp for foot-powered missions and TGR is no stranger to the remarkable landscape of British Columbia. For this year’s Far Out segment in the Purcell Mountain range, which are home to both world-class heli-skiing and the resort Kicking Horse, we opted to do as the locals do with some Canadian-style hut accommodations. In classic TGR
Fact: as a professional skier, Griffin Post does a lot of traveling every year. Every time he leaves his home in Jackson Hole, Post is faced with the same struggle of distraction, a million things to do, and finding the time to focus in on the goal: shredding huge lines in faraway places. However, the minute the journey begins, Post finds the way to unplug and center his attention on the task at hand. See the official #TGRfarout trailer and tour dates here.