Mt Baker Banked Slalom

Slopestyle and halfpipe are great events but they’ve been over commercialized in recent years. The rider’s freedom of expression has been reduced in exchange for higher ratings and wider gener...

Cat Skiing in the Midwest?!?

The West is full of cat skiing operations from Lake Tahoe all the way up to the Powder Highway. There’s even an opportunity to ride a snowcat at Sugarbush Ski resort to enjoy first tracks. Sadly tho...

Drive it if you can

Before arriving to your favorite ski resort, the first major obstacle is the road to get there. For some, a flight or train ride will do the job, but most of the time, you’re destined for a road tri...

5 Winter Driving Pet Peeves

The West Coast has been blessed with massive amounts of snow. From Crested Butte getting 100″ over the course of a week to Lake Tahoe receiving feet in the multitudes, there’s plenty to be rid...

A “Heavenly” Kind of Day

***RUMBLE*** The house shakes like a freight train. Is that lightning? Avalanche guns? Looking up to the skylights, you notice snow sliding over the glass at a fantastic speed. It’s a mini-avalanche...