The third episode of TGR's Worst Crashes series features our riders barreling off cliffs, sliding off some big spines and Tim Durtschi learning a lesson in avoiding sluff.
ACMG guide Ross Berg shares some tips on how to safely rappel into a ski line to avoid hazards such as a mandatory cornice jump or steep/icy/narrow entry. NOTE: The videos in this series do not replace proper mountain safety training. These videos are meant only as a refresher for experienced backcountry mountain travelers or as a teaser to get skier and riders excited to take a course and learn more. Ross Berg runs Altus Mountain Guides out of Squamish and Whistler, BC, offering a variety of
After a two minute montage filled various Tokyo and Japanese city-culture shots, and a sick VO intro by Sam Smoothy, this edit from Sherpa really gets good. Watch Sam Smoothy Jérémie Heitz and Dane Tudor set out to explore Hokkaido with a goal to find something different.
A "toe in" is what athletes call the process of exiting a helicopter on the top of a big mountain line. A perfect toe in requires immense skill and nerves from both the athlete and pilot. Often pilots hover in mid-air with zero room for error. Johnny Collinson shows us what it takes to perfect an Alaskan toe in.