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Backcountry Skier Killed In Avalanche Near Nelson, BC

Kootenay Region, Canada – On Saturday, January 21, 2017 a female backcountry skier was killed in an avalanche in the Kootenay Region near Nelson, British Columbia, Canada. Avalanche.ca rated the avalanche danger for the Kootenay Boundary as “Considerable” for alpine and treeline on the forecast issued for 21 …

Yeti Presents John Shocklee: A Fairy Tale

John Shocklee, 51, is a ski guide in Silverton. He loves 90’s hiphop and skiing more than anyone else on the slopes. This dude refuses to act his age and he’s totally awesome. Get a glimpse into this guy’s life. You might be jealous. Watch John Shocklee: A …

Ski Mountaineering Skills with Andrew McLean: Anchors

In the 6th episode of Basecamp TV’s Ski Mountaineering Skills with Andrew McLean you’ll learn tips and tricks for building anchors for ski mountaineering. Get all sorts of beta about anchors for ski mountaineering in this informative ski mountaineering video. Watch Ski Mountaineering Skills with Andrew McLean: Anchors …

BCA Presents Companion Rescue Series: Shoveling 101

An avalanche shovel is an essential part of your avalanche safety kit. Learn about the ABC’s and D of digging in this video from BCA. This time consuming phase of the avalanche rescue requires that you actively practice these techniques. Watch BCA’s Shoveling 101: BCA’s Companion Rescue Series covers …

Avalanche Kills German Skier Near Sölden, Austria

Sölden, Austria – At approximately 11:00 am on Thursday, January 19, 2017 a 59-year-old German skier was caught, buried, and killed in an avalanche at approximately 2700 meters near the Rotkogeljoch in the Southern Ötztaler Alps near Sölden in Tyrol, Austria. The man had climbed towards the Rotkogel …

Connery Lundin Goes Big In Twenty16

Take a few minutes and watch Connery Lundin go big in his 2016 edit called Twenty16. This guy likes to go huge. Watch Twenty16 from Connery London Connery Lundin – twenty16 from Connery Lundin on Vimeo.  

Salomon TV Presents 50° North – Episode 1

Ski mountaineering is an extremely calculated sport. There’s no real room for error. Join Alex Pittin as he provides a glimpse into his world of steep skiing and the technical skills he uses to safely play in the mountains.Enjoy this short ski mountaineering film from Salomon TV. Watch …