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A Biathlon Competitor Preps For The Games

Our interview with Nordic adaptive skier Dani Aravich on how she’s preparing to compete in biathlon in the Games in Beijing.

5 Steps To Lotprès

Leave après at the lodge in the past. Here's everything you need to celebrate a day skiing at the lot.

How To Charcuteski

Lentine Alexis shows us how to dazzle with this adventuresome take on the classic charcuterie board.

Our Herd’s Favorite Touring Gear And Styles

We’ve rounded up our favorite gear & apparel for ski touring and splitboarding, whether it’s your first tour or your 100th.

How To Choose A Backpacking Sleep System

From shelter systems to what you wear to bed, set yourself up for a successful night's sleep—wherever your feet take you.

How To Choose And Trim Ski Skins

Learn how to choose, fit, and trim skins to fit your backcountry skis or splitboard before you hit the skintrack.

Lotprès Alphabet Soup

Lentine Alexis brings us an après-ready soup recipe, perfect for warming up after a day on the mountain.

6 Ways We’re Beating The Lift Lines This Season

Record number of pass holders means longer lift line waits. See how we’re beating the lines without sneaking ahead.

An Interview With Shaun White

We chat with Shaun White about his new brand available exclusively at Backcountry, and the freestyle board he plans to ride in Beijing.

Adventures In Iceland

Navigating a new place can be complex, so Honorary Gearhead Landon provides some of his tips for visiting the land of fire and ice

The Cold Weather Bikepacking Guide

Ride confidently and comfortably in the winter with an intentional plan, a solid packing list, and a few fail-safe methods for making it fun.

Periods In The Wild

How to stay clean, care for the environment, and care for yourself if you’re menstruating during your next adventure.