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Inbounds: Back Bowls—What To Take

The back bowls are a good place to practice out-of-bounds ski and expedition techniques, which include skiing with a pack and knowing how to self arrest. (To learn how, visit But keep your aggro attitude in check. Don't be the guy lugging a 40-pound expedition pack around the mountain. As always, carry only what you need.

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Gear for Hut Trips

The best jackets, baselayers, backpacks, and gear to bring on an overnight hut trip. Plus, where to head out on your own backcountry adventure.