Category: Stories

Arc’teryx Rush LT Jacket: Built for the backcountry

October 2, 2018 Off

For nearly 30 years, Arc’teryx has developed predominantly hand-made outdoor products built to withstand the harshest climates. Born at the base of the Canadian Coast Mountains in Vancouver, British Columbia, Arc’teryx has the unique ability to take its products directly from its Arc’One factory in Vancouver directly into the wilderness for testing. With the world’s

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By Erin Spong

FREESKIER Premiere Party Tour — Salt Lake City Recap

October 1, 2018 Off

Team FREESKIER is hitting the road again to celebrate the start of ski season. We’re teaming up with the best filmmakers in the industry to show you the latest and greatest movies followed by after parties that go late into the night. Check out the full tour schedule to see where we’re stopping next. Following

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By Sam Taggart

Hilaree Nelson and Jim Morrison make historic first ski descent of Lhotse Couloir

October 1, 2018 Off

Featured Image: Guillaume Baviere/Flickr Creative Commons After three years of preparation, a month of trekking and acclimatizing and a 17-hour ascent, ski mountaineers Hilaree Nelson and Jim Morrison have successfully summited the 27,940-foot peak of Lhotse and descended the 7,000ft “Dream Line” on skis–making them the first people to ski down the fourth-tallest mountain in

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By Erin Spong