Skiing

Small-town skiing Outside Bozeman
Cordelia Pryor
Take a road trip to one of Montana’s hidden gems. Read more >>
Jessica McMurtry
Recovery do's and don'ts. Read more >>
skiing, Bozeman, backcountry, MSU
the editors
A primer for MSU students new to the Bozone. Read more >>
Photo by Ryan Krueger
Ryan Krueger
How to spice up your next chairlift ride. Read more >>
season pass, season passes, Big Sky, Bridger Bowl
Drew Hulse
Season-pass options explained.  Read more >>
Maria Anderson
Tips from a seasoned competitor. Read more >>
Saddle Peak, Bridger Mountains,
the editors
If you’re a backcountry traveler, every morning, all winter long, a life-saving tip arrives in your email inbox. You open it, review its contents, take note of its particulars, then delete it. Despite its import, it’s gone as instantly as it arrived. Read more >>
ski jacket, Dakine Gearheart
David Tucker
Storm skiing requires durability, function, and comfort, and Dakine’s Gearheart delivers all three. Read more >>
Swisswool Piz Boval, jacket, coat
Mike England
Is it possible to find a high-quality, environmentally responsible touring coat without breaking the bank? Ortovox says so, and their Read more >>
Salomon QST 92, skis
David Tucker
Salomon’s QST 92 skis feel anything but skinny, than Read more >>
Salomon T STH2 WTR 13, ski bindings
David Tucker
Salomon’s T STH2 WTR 13 binding has a low profile that keeps you close to the snow, ensuring more effi Read more >>
ski safety, injury prevention, skiing accidents
Kelsey Housman
Staying safe on the slopes. Read more >>
exercise, physical therapy, winter, injury prevention
Dr. Maggy Burns
Exercises for injury prevention. Read more >>
Skiing, Bozeman, Montana
Drew Pogge
Destiny, faith, self & skis.   Read more >>
Skier code, Bridger Bowl, Outside Bozeman
the editors
O/B's downhill dos and don'ts.  Read more >>
Night Snowfall, Bozeman Winter
Drew Pogge
When the weather changes, so do we.“Freedom is something that dies unless it’s used.” —Hunter S. Thompson Read more >>
Grizzly Outfitters, Boot Fitting
Drew Pogge
Your feet are worth the investment. Read more >>
DIY Pete Ski Rack, DIY Ski Rack
Pete Sveen
DIY ski storage. Read more >>
RideSwell Project, Carpooling Bozeman
David Tucker
An app for carpooling. Read more >>
Ski-Season Prepartion Tips, Bozeman
Drew Pogge
Getting your fall fill. Read more >>
  • Alpine

    skiing, skiing tips
    Karin Kirk
    Tips for winter stoke.Are you new to town? Welcome to Bozeman! We have a long and storied ski culture, and while you may hail from Colorado or Utah or upstate New York, we do things a little differently here. Here are some tips for fitting in. Read more >>
    David Tucker
    Shrinking our waistline, one ski at a time.  Read more >>
    Lone Mountain, Big Sky, Lone Peak, Montana
    Thomas Turiano
    These days, Lone Mountain is a ski-world icon. But before they built a tram to the top, you had to earn your turns.  Read more >>
    Ski Racing, Community Race Series, Bridger Bowl, Bozeman
    Jack Ballard
    You get out what you put in.  Read more >>
    Montana Ski Towns, Maverick Mountain, Ski Discovery
    Tom Reed
    Before skiing was a scene, people skied in jeans.  Read more >>
  • Telemark

    Mike England
    Ah, the T1. Amazing how such a simple letter-number combination can evoke so much unbridled lust. Like most developing tele skiers, I’ve always wanted a pair. And now, thanks to the established protocols of gear-review reciprocity, I have them. Read more >>
    Schmidt, HJ
    Creative costumery, copious cross-dressing, amazing music, parades, parties, prizes, and pandemonium—it’s not New Orleans, it’s Mardi Gras in Montana: the Montana Telemark Corporation’s Pinhead Classic, affectionately referred to by freeheel fanatics everywhere as “the Pinhead.” Every spring, imp Read more >>
    Orms, R. Kent
    Telemarking is one of those things, like rock climbing or perhaps fly fishing, that can’t be easily explained to outsiders. I mean, why make skiing harder than it has to be? Read more >>
  • Snowboard

    K2 Cinch Tryst Binding Review
    Howlett, Destynie
    After renting equipment last winter, I was determined to spring for a full setup for the upcoming season. Read more >>
    McCarthy, Danielle
    No more heel lift! Say goodbye to heel wedges, J-bars, C-bars, or any other special insole and hello to the Passage snowboard boot from K2. The Passage comes with the Boa Closure System, which helps distribute even pressure across the top of your foot and up the ankle. Read more >>
    England, Mike
    “If you get buried down there and die,” Kent asks, “what do you want inscribed on your tombstone?” Read more >>
    Metrick, Dee
    There’s a wise older woman in my life who told me, “Don’t give advice, just tell your story.” So as we head toward winter and the plethora of outdoor recreational activities associated with cold smoke, I can’t help but give in to the urge to tell all women under 30: Do not learn skiing or snowboa Read more >>
    Soule, Brian
    For years I sat in humble awe on the chairlift, content to be carried to the tops of runs. Content to sip coffee and eat overpriced french fries in lodges with noisy tourists. At some point, all that chair-gazing awakened me to the perfect paradise just over the boundary ropes. Read more >>
  • Nordic

    Melynda Harrison
    Visit this quiet spot for some solitary skinny skiing. Read more >>
    nordic skiing, tips
    Andrew Morehouse
    Tips to enhance your Nordic season. Read more >>
    skiing, nordic, cross-country, Salomon
    Mike England
    Upgrade your skis—and your skiing—with this high-performance package. Read more >>
    Gardiner, Montana, Cross-Country Skiing, Yellowstone National Park
    the editors
    This winter, Gardiner's got the goods—now is the time to plan your trip.  Read more >>
    Bozeman, Cross-Country Skiing, Mountainworks Software
    Chris McCarthy
    The latest from Mountainworks Software. Read more >>
  • Backcountry

    avalanche education, ski safety, bell lake
    Sarah Canfield
    My Alpine Education, Part 6: Avalanche Awakening Read more >>
    avalanche education, ski safety
    Sarah Canfield
    My Alpine Education, Part 5: Avalanche Rescue. Read more >>
    avalanche education, ski safety
    Sarah Canfield
    My Alpine Education, Part 4: Avalanche Literacy. Read more >>
    Danger lurks everywhere in the backcountry, and winter is no exception—but that danger can be mitigated through proper education. Read more >>
    tootles, ski tour,
    Ann H. Vinciguerra
    The joys of a long, mellow ski tour. Read more >>
  • Ski Mountaineering

    Black Mountain, Select Peaks of Greater Yellowstone, Thomas Turiano, Bozeman
    Thomas Turiano
    Ascending Black Mountain.  Read more >>
    Ski Mountaineering, Southwest Montana
    Drew Pogge
    Spring ski mountaineering.  Read more >>
    Gallatin Peak, Spanish Peaks, Ski Mountaineering
    Simon Peterson
    Spring skiing in the Madison Range.  Read more >>
    Terry Johnson
    On a Friday morning in early February, 1971, George Claggett called up from Bozeman, just over the hill from where I lived in Ennis, to inform me that we were getting too fat from sitting behind our desks all winter and it was time Read more >>
    Thomas Turiano
    With its blocky shape, truncated summit, and unique color, Sphinx Mountain has drawn more people climbers to its summit than any other major peak in the Madison Range. Read more >>
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