Backcountry

Drew Pogge
Early season splendor. Read more >>
alpine lake montana landscape
Maria Anderson
Five all-day adventures for the summer season. Read more >>
skiing, backcountry skiing, Sphinx
Ann Vinciguerra
Solving the riddle of the Sphinx.  Read more >>
avalanche education, ski safety, bell lake
Sarah Canfield
My Alpine Education, Part 6: Avalanche Awakening Read more >>
tootles, ski tour,
Ann H. Vinciguerra
The joys of a long, mellow ski tour. Read more >>
Will Shepard
My Alpine Education, Part 3: Gearing Up. Read more >>
Will Shepard
My Alpine Education, Part 1: Avalanche AwarenessEditor’s note: This is part one of a six-part series on learning about avalanches and how to keep yourself and your partners safe while ski-touring in the backcountry.  Read more >>
Will Shepard
My Alpine Education, Part 2: Choosing a Provider Read more >>
Skiing, training, winter, Bridger Bowl, Fitness, Health
Drew Pogge
Strength training for ski touring.  Read more >>
Multi-Sport Season, Spring, Bozeman, Montana
Jimmy Lewis
Overcoming a case of seasonal schizophrenia.   Read more >>
Beartooth Pass, Cooke City, Red Lodge, Skiing
the editors
Spring break, Montana-style. When March rolls around, it’s hard not to think of white-sand beaches and umbrella-adorned cocktails. Before you break out the boardies and head for the beach, celebrate spring the Bozeman way—by skiing until May. Here’s how to pull it off. Read more >>
Spring, Bozeman, Montana
Drew Pogge
Free your feet, free your mind.  “Do not judge a person until you have walked a mile in their shoes. Unless they wear ski boots. Do not, under any circumstances, walk a mile in ski boots.” —Mahatma Gandhi (paraphrasing)  Read more >>
Kari Traa Tikse Baselayer
Hazel Alt
Merino wool is the best thing to happen to baselayers since thumb loops, and while loops are handy for avoiding bunched up sleeves and cold wrists, merino's next-to-skin comfort is a real game-changer. Leading the charge is the Norweigian brand Kari Traa. Read more >>
Cooke City, Backcountry Skiing, Snowmobiling
Phil Knight
Winter fun in Cooke City and Silver Gate.  Read more >>
Woody Ridge, Cooke City, Backcountry Skiing
Traute Parrie
Shared joy in the face of risk.  Read more >>
Saddle Peak, Bridger Range, Bridger Bowl, Bozeman
Alex Marienthal
The lift-accessed sidecountry of Saddle Peak.  Read more >>
Backcountry Skiing, Big Sky, Yellow Mule Cabin
Jimmy Lewis
Finding clarity in the oft-obstructed views of the backcountry.  Read more >>
Review: Pieps Micro
Mike England
If you’re due—or overdue—to upgrade your transceiver, check out the PIEPS Micro, a compact, easy-t Read more >>
Bozeman, Montana, Backcountry Skiing
Drew Pogge
Change your perspective. “The world is full of magic things, patiently waiting for our senses to grow sharper.” ―W.B. Yeats  Read more >>
The Blaze, Backcountry Skiing, Madison Range, Montana
Anthony Pavkovich
Early-season turns in the Madison Range.  Read more >>
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