January 7th @ Monarch.
The words “historic” and “unprecedented” have been thrown around to describe the current avalanche cycle holding Colorado’s mountains firmly in its grasp. Highway 550m connecting Ouray with Silverton via Red Mountain Pass got absolutely pummeled by avalanches over the past few days – most of which were set off intentionally by avalanche control experts. Up to 60 feet of snow were deposited on the road – prompting an indefinite closure of the Highway until conditions are safe enough
We’ve been talking about the Freeride World Tour for a while now, with the best pro freeride skiers and snowboarders facing off in Verbier in a few weeks for the final. The pros aren’t the only ones impressing us however – the groms reminded us of their skills at the Freeride Junior World Championships in Kappl, Austria this morning. Already known for pushing big mountain riding to a new standard, more than 60 of the world’s top emerging freeriders threw down today and once again showed the
Video game or real life? This larger than life playground became a reality for boardercross Olympian Pierre Vaultier after some serious snowscaping at the Serre Chevalier resort in France. RELATED: Victor De Le Rue — Frozen Mind Full Film The custom park is 820 feet long and is composed of 15 different features. Vaultier's goal was to create the pumptrack of his dreams, and it's safe to say he succeeded.