Fluorinated glide wax is being banned from elite competitions, and big brands like Swix say they’re searching for environmentally friendly alternatives. But the seductively speedy—and noxious—compounds are unlikely to loosen their grip on the sport anytime soon.
Starting this year, men and women will earn the same prize money on the Freeride World Tour
Three skiers died at Silver Mountain, Idaho, on January 7. In the wake of yet another ski-area avalanche tragedy, it's time to awaken our mountain sense.
A painful crash helped remind one dad what really matters
Eight pioneering adventurers on why they call Jackson Hole home
Synchronized snowboarding, secret shrine meet-ups, and tailgating karaoke parties? Whoever your people are, you can find them with your Ikon Pass.
The North Face athletes Angel Collinson, Nick McNutt, and Griffin Post push their limits in Alaska
Need a break from your nine-to-five? Let your mind drift to a world of endless powder.
'Vision Quest' features skier Dylan Siggers on a backcountry trip in the powder haven of Golden, British Columbia
How the pro snowboarder and Burton team rider balances motherhood and sending it
The reclusive Slovenian made two first descents of 8,000-meter peaks, including the only full descent of Everest. He died in a forestry accident earlier this week.
Jeremy Jones, Travis Rice, and Bryan Iguchi search for new snowboard lines in Bridger-Teton National Forest
The entire chair fell from one gust of wind, which makes us feel totally safe and not at all concerned
When not in faraway, exotic winter locales, Jeremy Jones calls California's Squaw Valley/Alpine Meadows his home mountain resort
The two hit Jones's local resort, Squaw Alpine in Lake Tahoe
Nothing completely prepares a rookie for mushing a thousand miles across Alaska in the dead of winter. But when it comes together—thanks to your dogs, your friends, and your own hard work—it's magic.
The experienced skier fell into a deep crevasse on Monday afternoon
This segment of 'The Swiss Knife' features Fredi Kalbermatten splitboarding the backcountry around his home zone in Switzerland
In the upcoming film 'Voices of Fear,' from Montage Productions, adventure athletes reflect on their own relationships with this emotion
Four zones have been ranked as extreme on the five-point scale
Here's where the pioneering skier sends it when she's not shredding the backcountry
Sensationalized forecasts from news anchors who appear to hate winter and have zero idea how to dress for it are keeping an increasingly inert population inside
According to a recent story in Bloomberg, celebrities and gallons of champagne are all in a day's work at Aspen. But for the rest of us, it’s not so glamorous.
The RIDE app takes aim at single occupancy cars headed up Little Cottonwood Canyon
‘Being Sherry McConkey’ profiles its namesake character in her pursuits as the founder of a nonprofit
The latest film from Patagonia and filmmaker Jordan Manley, ‘Treeline’ explores an integral part of the skiing landscape—trees
And much of the sport’s innovation is thanks to Jeff Scott, a snowboarder turned pioneer of sit skiing
Mountain biker Pete Costain has a thirst for adventure. So it's only natural that his affinity for the outdoors was passed on to his kids.
Two men died in one of the worst inbounds avalanches in decades. What happens now?
‘The Fire That Saved Sun Valley’ features a backcountry ski guide as he makes peace with a natural disaster
After decades of film skiing, he caught the ski mountaineering bug