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A long ways from the famous onsens and ramen houses, Travis Rice set out to explore a remote zone of Japan’s backcountry with Mark Carter and Bryan Iguchi. Their adventure was so far off the beaten path, they were certain they'd encounter no other souls. That was until they discovered a snowmobile track leading towards their hidden zone. Moments later the source of the mystery track became evident: two snowboarders were already carving turns on the face the crew was planning to hit. When
The wait is over! The 2019 Freeride World Tour kicks off in Hakuba, Japan today, with plenty of snow and good weather for riders. With several riders out for this competition with injuries, Canadian freeski legend Kye Petersen has entered as a wildcard. Petersen was named 2017 Skier of the Year by Freeskier Magazine, and is known for mind-bending film parts over the last decade. He debuted on the FWT in 2012 with a win in Revelstoke. He will join Tanner Hall and Travis Rice as wild cards in
Well by now, we’ve all realized that Austria is having one of its best winters ever, with some of the deepest snow the country has ever seen. Innsbruck, a bustling city right smack in the middle of the action is ground zero when it comes to freeriding in the country. With over a dozen ski areas just a short trip away, it is truly one of the best places to live if you like to shred big lines for breakfast, literally. RELATED: FWT's Arianna Tricomi Had An All-Time Winter Last season, a crew of