A city boy heads for the hills!

What are dreams made of if you are a skier or snowboarder? For most, it’s bottomless powder and bluebird skies! What is it worth? Are you willing to pay large sums of money…how about blood, sw...

Christmas Shredfest

The yuletide is here. For most this is a time of celebration, a time to relax and enjoy the company of our loved ones. Generally, images of Christmas bring to mind being cozy and comfy indoors surroun...

Shape up!

Camber-vs-Rocker-vs-Hybrid Regardless if you are a skier or a snowboarder camber and rocker are two words that have been introduced into your vocabulary. In this week’s post we take a long, hard loo...

Mountain High

Sandwich Company We are all about venturing off the beaten path. From heading into the backcountry to finding the cool local places and events in mountain towns…the more unique the better. Many time...

Need a lift?

As of last Saturday the popular ride sharing service, Uber, launched it’s first “snow” specific option powered by Backcountry called UberSKI. Now, snow enthusiasts can hail a ride using the new ...

Vocabulary Quiz

A recent fresh dusting of snow means many will be out chasing the goods today. Some will be racing to catch first chair, others will break out the snowshoes or cross-country skis and then there’s th...