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Leave Nice Tracks: A Vermont Backcountry Film

Across the country, skiers and riders have been banding together, creating backcountry alliances that promote and protect their surrounding mountain ranges. And in Backcountry Magazine’s own backyard, the same phenomenon is occurring thanks to the Vermont Backcountry Alliance and localized groups like Rochester Area Sports Trail Alliance (RASTA).

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Leave Nice Tracks: A Vermont Backcountry Film

Across the country, skiers and riders have been banding together, creating backcountry alliances that promote and protect their surrounding mountain ranges. And in Backcountry Magazine's own backyard, … [Read More...]

Finding the Line: New Bjarne Salen film to follow sister skiers in their pursuit to understand what it means to be afraid

Filmmaker Bjarne Salen, producer of the acclaimed 2015 film Eclipse, has recently announced that he will be producing a ski documentary to be released fall 2017 called Finding the Line in which he … [Read More...]

Fear Management: How to Prep Your Mental State for Your Next Backcountry Objective

Fear is part of the human condition, especially if you like to adventure. Whether you are ascending an exposed ridgeline or standing at the top of big, hairy line, the jitters can hit you and you work … [Read More...]

2016 Beer Guide: Editors’ Choice

Call them disrupters. Craft ski companies have been around since Igneous (Wyo.) pressed planks in the late ’90s. Craft brewers? They emerged a decade earlier in mountain towns around the country. Big … [Read More...]

Mission Memorial Day: Taking remembrance to the mountains

In early March, Associate Editor Lucy Higgins spent four days touring and skiing in the Beartooth Mountains with the Sierra Club's Military Outdoors program for an upcoming story. Also on the trip was … [Read More...]

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