With temperatures dropping and snow dusting much of the mountains of the North American West we are all beginning to froth at the mouth for that first taste of winter. We are starving for those first turns, first splash of … Continue reading
Posted in Powder
Tagged 4FRNT, backcountry, Backcountry access, backcountry.com, darntough, face shots, Freeheel, Powder, Powder Skiing, Scarpa, Shaun Raskin, Skiing, Smith Optics, Telemark, Trew, Twenty Two Designs, Weston D.
Some time in November, when our hopes and aspirations for the season were billowing out from our heads onto paper, I had mentioned to Weston that there were two places that I would love to revisit with him. The First … Continue reading
Posted in Tales from the Front Lines, Webisode
Tagged Big mountain Skiing, Glaciers, Hut trip, Scarpa, Selkirk range, Shaun Raskin, Smith, Sorcerer Lodge, Telemark, Trew, Twenty Two Designs, Weston D.
We have been sifting through this footage, knowing we had something special. It wasn’t until we put the finishing touches on things that our second episode came into full form. We hope you enjoy this one!!!
Posted in The Strike, Webisode
Tagged 4FRNT, Backcountry access, Backcountry skiing, backcountry.com, BlackDiamond, Colorado, Cw-x, Darn Tough, face shots, Freeheel, Hestra, Hut trip, Powder, Scarpa, Silverton, Ski Video, Smith Optics, Snowmobiles, Telemark, Treasure Mountain Hut, Trew, Twenty Two Designs, Weston D. Shaun Raskin
Maybe it was all the hype of another La Nina or maybe it was the way so many began to find burden in the onslaught of snow last season, but whatever the reason, mother nature and old man winter seem … Continue reading
Posted in Brraappp!, The Strike
Tagged 22 Designs, 4FRNT, Anamas fork, Black Diamond, Bonnie Bell Hut, Colorado, Hestra, Hut trip, Ouray, Scarpa, Shaun Raskin, Silverton, Skiing, Smith, Snowmobiles, Telemark, Treasure Mountain Hut, Trew, Weston D.
November 18 marked the official beginning of skiing in Utah. Alta opened with little fanfare on an overcast Friday morning. Shaun and I made the trip over for opening day and expected to be greeted with the masses and exorbitant … Continue reading