Archive | July, 2012

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Tuesday Timewaster: CabinPorn

Here’s a simple website for dreamers and lovers of cabins, page after page of quiet places. Be sure to scroll down and page through to browse through all of the images . . . many a ski cabin is represented from BC to NZ. Happy time wasting . . . www.freecabinporn.com

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Ski Mountaineering Pioneer Chic Scott

Ski Mountaineering Pioneer Chic Scott

Off-Piste Mag Issue 52 (January 2012) featured an article about Chic Scott, pioneering Canadian alpinist, skier and now historian of all things mountain in Canada. Scott and a crew of ski partners were the first skiers to complete several of Canada’s great ski traverses in the 1960’s and 70’s. He’s also the author of many books including Powder Pioneers, Deep… Read More

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A little Cold Smoke for a Hot Day

Enjoy a little cold smoke to cool your jets on a hot day. This powder skiing video comes from Felt Soul Media, a collaboration including some folks from Sweetgrass Productions Unicorn Sashimi from FELT SOUL MEDIA on Vimeo.

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Off-Piste Mag Survey

Help us focus our efforts for the 2012-13 winter season by taking our short survey (only 10 questions). We’re keen to learn a little more about you, our backcountry skiing reader, to hone our focus for the upcoming ski season . . . thanks for your time. Take Survey Also, stay in the Off-Piste ski loop with our newsletter. We… Read More

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Summer Backcountry Ski News

Despite recent heat waves and waning snowfields around the country, the ski industry machine moves along in the background. Recent news includes that of Salomon signing Revelstoke, BC-based ski mountaineer Greg Hill to their athlete roster for a three-year deal that includes product research and development. For those familiar with Hill and his fast and light exploits, the partnership sounds… Read More

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Sweetgrass Webisode: Tres Volcanes

More from the Sweetgrass Productions crew to keep the adventure ski bug alive . . . . backcountry ski film making in South America. On The Road Episode VIII – Tres Volcanes from Sweetgrass Productions on Vimeo.

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