Riding Trees With Dave goes to the Steep Gullies!
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
Girls just want to have fun—and ski never-ending pow. Thankfully, with the deepest February ever recorded, there was more than plenty for the local slaydies to get after it. Cue the Beyoncé soundtrack, please. RELATED: Jackie Paaso Opens Up About Her Incredible Career on the FWT Watch some of the fiercest femmes of Jackson—Lynsey Dyer, Caite Zeliff, Halina Boyd, Hadley Hammer, and more—celebrate the madness.