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Avalanche Footage of Slide that Buries Sledder

November 30, 2015 | 2

Wow, this avalanche footage is crazy. In so many ways.

It’s not often that you see full-blown avalanche footage of a slide from start to finish, but this footage shows the entire episode of the rider going up the slope, triggering the slide, and the aftermath.

The most crazy … Read More

SNOW! The Latest from Golden via Trigger Point

November 16, 2015 |

Is there a more beautiful phrase than “Today we’re riding in Quartz Creek where we found some amazing early season riding…”  Here’s your first snow report of the year from Trigger Point Snow Services:

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Avalanche Safety Webisode Kickstarter

October 6, 2015 |

There’s a new Kickstarter campaign that all mountain riders can get behind; it’s called “The Hunt for Zipper Mouth Creek”, and is the brainchild of Revelstoke locals Jeremy Hanke and Jeff Scott. The crowdfunding project aims to produce a series of free webisodes that will educate sledders about avalanche safety and help develop necessary … Read More

GEAR: Highmark Ridge Avalanche Airbag

October 5, 2015 |

New for Winter 2015/2016 from Highmark by Snowpulse is the HIghmark Ridge, a spin-off of the brand’s lightweight and minimalist Pitch avalanche airbag which has been popularized by top professional riders such as Chris Burandt. Not just the pros, but recreational sledders alike have begun to recognize the advantages of moving as much gear weight as possible off their … Read More

BRP Sponsors Free Avalanche Seminars

September 23, 2015 |

Avalanche Awareness Seminars Scheduled Throughout North America This Fall If you’ve ever thought that mountain snowmobile manufacturers should take on responsibility for promoting the safe use of their products, you’re not alone. BRP agrees with you, and has put their money where their mouth is by sponsoring nearly 60 free avalanche education … Read More

Chris Burandt And Matt Entz Talk Avalanche Airbags

June 11, 2015 |

Shredders Chris and Matt took time out of a May ride to talk about avalanche safety, their airbag of choice and why they like them. Matt talks about wearing a vest-style pack, stating, “I like that it gets really tight around me and it just keeps the load that’s within my … Read More

Video: Avalanche engulfs Everest Base Camp

April 27, 2015 |

The footage is a scary reminder that things can go tragically wrong in an instant in the mountains, whether you’re skiing, climbing or sleddingRead More

Jay Mentaberry Avalanche Involvement

April 5, 2015 | 5

As I parked and set my foot on the snow, the whole hillside started to move.Read More

Avalanche Full Burial at Blue Lake, BC

March 31, 2015 | 2

This sledder is completely buried on a deep and sunny day at Blue Lake near Sicamous, BC. Thanks to his partners for their quick response! Watch the last few seconds to see where his sled ends up.

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Jon Jean Highmark Pro airbag video review

March 23, 2015 |

Jon Jean takes a break from getting rad to show us some of the features of the Highmark by Snowpulse Pro avalanche airbag, cut together with a few clips of some super fun looking deep pow freeriding!  – MS

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