Lightning - Scurge of Hikers and Mountaineers

Lightning is the scurge of hikers during the summer and even skiers during spring skiing in the high mountains. Lightning can even occur if its sun ... read more

Hut Etiquette for Backcountry Skiers

If you are into backcountry skiing and love to get away from people a trip to a ski hut can be a great experience. There is nothing like skiing for ... read more

Keep Those Skis Out! Skiing's Second Season Is Starting!

Yea, I know its April and the weather is getting warmer and people are starting to get on their road bikes and forget about skiing. Well, they are ... read more

Get In Shape for Alpine Ski Touring!

Backcountry skiing is a physically demanding sport, and conditioning away from the slopes can help prevent injuries. You don't train for the good d ... read more

USA Olympic Nordic Team and Professional Cross Country Skier, Andy Newell

Andrew Newell - Professional Cross Country Skier, US National Nordic Team, 2006 & 2010 US Olympian Sponsors: U ... read more

Is It Backcountry, Side Country, Ski Randonnee or Alpine Ski Touring?

Is is "Alpine Ski Touring", "Backcountry Skiing" or "Side Country Skiing"? Many skiers are confused about these terms in the year 2013! Here ... read more

Weather and Alpine Ski Touring

How Weather Affects Skiing You should know what weather you are heading into so you'll be aware of the kinds of conditions you and your equipm ... read more

Use Positive Sports Psychology in Skiing

Use Positive Sports Psychology For More Powerful Skiing Did you ever watch a downhill ski racer preparing themselves before just entering th ... read more

Watch Out for the Sun in the Mountains!

Protecting Your Skin in the Mountains As Spring approaches, the temperatures are rising and the days are getting longer. Along with l ... read more

New Safer Helmets Are Heading Your Way!

A lot of people are out doing sports that require head protection. Most popular of course are skiing and road biking. Motorcycle riders are next an ... read more

AT Skiers and Downhill Skiers Are Warming Up to Two Way Radios

Two Way Radios have finally gotten more popular with skiers both resort skiers and backcountry skiers. Communication is important in the backcountr ... read more

How to Sleep Warmer in the Mountains

Introduction A lot of hikers, hunters and skiers often complain about being cold when sleeping outdoors. This occurs mostly in colder weathe ... read more

Taking Water Sports to the Next Stage With Wakeboard Winching

Have you ever observed the concept "taking something to the next level"? Well, this is actually what occurred to a sport, everybody believed there ... read more

Best Places for Spring Skiing

Spring skiing, also called late season skiing, has become enormously popular as a recreational activity. There are many advantages to spring skiing ... read more

Learn Telemark Skiing

How to telemark? Here's a great method to learn telemark skiing. Skiing is just a mix of movements. Telemark skiing is a technique li ... read more