Video: Welcome to the FWT Revelstoke
The fifth stop of the FWT is confirmed for Tuesday, March 11 at 9 a.m. PST
Due to high avalanche danger on the Mac Daddy (Mount Mackenzie) venue located in the backcountry outside the resort, the Freeride World Tour at Revelstoke has been postponed. The competition will not take place Tuesday, March 11, 2014. Event organizers are currently evaluating the situation. Stay tuned for more information.
Week In Review March 7: Epic Japanese and Bear Cub Shuts Down Heavenly
The Big Picture, Taos gets a '7th Heaven' style drug sweep, the Brother's Brower, and road gap fail
All the news fit for skiing from the week ending March 6, 2014.
Oakley Ski Team Video
Oakley gave us some eye candy
A montage of ski porn for your Thursday afternoon. And what about that saxophone in the soundtrack? Just makes you feel all dreamy.
Junk in the Trunk: Ortovox 3+ Avalanche Beacon
A little tech goes a long way in the backcountry
That’s what first drew me to the Ortovox 3+ Avalanche Beacon. I had heard of the company, but I felt comfortable using my beacon and was tentative about learning a new product. However, Ortovox promised a few advances that I just couldn’t ignore.
POWDER TV: Freshies from Powder Week
Shred edit from last week in Jackson Hole, Wyoming
Skiers: Julian Carr, Hayden Price, Owen Leeper, Scotty VerMerris, and Cody Barnhill.
Video by Rupert Walker.
Down From The Heights: FWT Course Preview
Why Silver Fox is the right call for the fourth stop of the FWT
The Freeskiing World Tour and the Freeride World Tour combined two years ago under the name of Freeride, but that doesn’t mean we need to abandon the essence of freeskiing.
Powder Week Photo Gallery
The "work" that goes in to producing the POWDER Buyer's Guide.
We skied. We drank. We danced. Then we did it all over again.
FWT Snowbird Event Postponed
Avy control set off slide on North Baldy venue. Organizers postponed the event until further notice.
It was thought the event might not run until later in the week with 22 inches in the last 48 hours and more snow predicted to fall tomorrow. But organizers felt the weather would be good enough for safety and visibility to host it at the classic venue in front of an expected large weekend crowd.
Week In Review Feb. 28: Ski Carrying 101 and Smoke Shack Blows Up
Slednecking, British ski instructors arrested in France, Sarah Burke's ashes spread in Sochi
All the news that’s fit for skiing in the week ending February 28.
Powder Picks: Snowbird FWT
The Freeride World Tour makes it first appearance at classic venue
Despite the unfortunate snowpack situation in the Sierras and Kirkwood and reasons for originally omitting Snowbird from the six stops of the unified FWT that debuted last year, it’s good for the sport to see the traditional venue back in play.