Sammy Carlson and Tim Humphreys get their tree jib on at Mt. Hood while filming for the #theSammyCProject. Premiering November 20th at the Roseland Theater in Portland, Oregon.
Editor's Note: This is the first installment of a ten part mini webseries leading up to the Sammy C Project premier.
One of the most classic airs in the Jackson Hole backcountry, Smart Bastard is one big mother. After hearing about it for years and closely watching his friend Tim Durtschi stomp it, 11-year-old Kai Jones decided he wanted to step up to the big leagues. Watch as he fully commits and sends the biggest air of his young career in his full segment from presented by REI, below.
As if stomping Smart Bastard wasn’t enough, Kai Jones wanted to show that skiing is more than just hitting cliffs. After honing his backcountry skills throughout the season, he dropped into another absolute classic, Jackson Hole’s Once is Enough Couloir – a 1,000-foot shot straight down the steep face of Cody Peak. Like any good big-mountain line, the couloir required some rock climbing to get to, but that didn’t faze Kai, nor did the ultra-steep turns on the descent. RELATED: Check Out All
After his success on Utah’s water ramps, Maine’s most prolific skier headed up north to try his luck at Whistler. Despite his best efforts to “teach ‘em a thing or two about how to lay in a wicked nice cahve tuhn,” Donny P struggles to gain the respect of the locals. Related: Will Smith Hits the Indoor Slopes in Dubai All in all, Whistler fails to impress Donny, who concludes that Sunday River is a much more impressive mountain on the whole. Is Jackson Hole next? Only time will