Women are underrepresented in backcountry skiing. These scholarships and grants hope to change that.
The "human factor" is one of the biggest dangers in the backcountry. Here's how to manage tricky social dynamics.
Over the past decade, the median age of avalanche fatalities in the backcountry has risen. Experts are scratching their heads as to why.
Learn how to read between the lines of your local avy report with these tips from a backcountry ski guide.
A professional mountain guide and AIARE instructor shares the gear that should be on your pack list for a day in the backcountry.
The guys at Avatech have created the coolest app ever for backcountry skiers. It’s the first crowd-sourced platform for avalanche safety, so skiers now have a way to easily share information about the mountains.
Skiing Winter Lab Bro-tologist Ryan Dionne talks about the Black Diamond JetForce avalanche airbag system, which inflates via a rechargeable battery and a fan.