Snow Sports

Friday Interview: Tim Brown

The Colorado Information Center's avalanche forecaster talks about the most common mistakes backcountry skiers make, how to mitigate risk, and how to survive an avalanche.

Can You Talk Snowboard?

A crash-course quiz on the slanguage you'll hear blaring over the halfpipe (or, rather, "stunt ditch") at any major snowboarding competition.

Friday Interview: Heli Putz

The Austrian mountain guide that has been involved in some of extreme sports' most notable conquests talks about the 2011 debacle on Cerro Torre, working with Shane McConkey and Felix Baumgartner,...

Friday Interview: Lynsey Dyer

One of the world's most accomplished female skiers talks about her upcoming film, the unique challenges women face on the slopes, and her dream day in the mountains.

Friday Interview: Pete Wagner

The man behind Wagner Custom makes the case for dropping $2,000 on your very own pair of made-to-order skis.

Friday Interview: Scott Sundberg

The founder of SEABA, a heliskiing and backcountry adventure provider based in Alaska, talks about turning the ultimate ski bum fantasy into a reality, how to get a job at a heli operation, and tips...

Friday Interview: Steven Nyman

The U.S. Ski Team member and two-time Olympian discusses the Kitzbuhel, overcoming injury, and why downhillers get better as they get older.

Friday Interview: Sam Howard

One of the most revered skiers in North America demystifies the life of a ski patroller, and talks about living and working at one of the best mountains on the planet and storms that dump eight feet...

Friday Interview: JP Auclair

Leader of the New Canadian Air Force and one of the most influential skiers in the sport talks about the importance of creativity, skiing with Glen Plake, and how the need for freedom has defined his...

Friday Interview: Gus Kenworthy

One of the world's best park and pipe skiers talks about new tricks and competing in the 2014 Olympics, and demystifies the life of a young, pro skier—it’s not all fancy cars and film premieres.