Category: Skiing

Demo powder skis for FREE during Monster Dumps in Utah

Demo FREE Rossignol Powder skis from Ski'N See on Monster Dump days at Utah ski resorts. (Image: SkiUtah)

Utah has been getting hammered with snow this season (finally) which means just about every day is a powder day. Well, to celebrate, Ski Utah, along with Ski’N See, Monster Energy and Rossignol have teamed up to get people riding…

Utah’s backcountry ski community mourns Douglas Green

Gobblers Avalanche 2 (640x480)

Utah saw its first 2016 avalanche fatality on Thursday, January 21st, when 49-year-old Douglas Green perished in a slide on Gobblers Knob. According to the Utah Avalanche Center, Green was skiing with another skier on a south-facing run called White…

A Canuck in the Wasatch backcountry

Mason Diedrich (front) and Brad Steele (rear) skin above the Beartrap Aspens in Big Cottonwood Canyon. (Photo: Jared Hargrave - UtahOutside.com)

One of the most gratifying aspects of backcountry skiing in the Wasatch besides actually skiing, is showing off the awesome terrain and snow to people from out of town. It’s even sweeter when a visitor comes away with a full…

New Voilé skis for 2016 at Winter Outdoor Retailer

The Voile Objective Skis

Voilé always has new skis to show off at Outdoor Retailer, and 2016 is no exception. You can bet whatever they churn out from their factory here in Salt Lake will win the company some more Editor’s Choice awards from…

Backcountry BASECAMP kicks off at Solitude

Backcountry bros at the 2015 Backcountry BASECAMP at Smugglers Notch, Vermont. (Photo: Tyler Cohen, Backcountry Magazine)

Backcountry Magazine is traveling around to North American resorts as part of their Backcountry BASECAMP 2016 Tour, and Solitude Mountain Resort is where the fun begins. From Saturday, January 16 through Monday, January 18, the editors of Backcountry Magazine, along…

New skis from DPS at Outdoor Retailer 2016 Winter Market

The DPS Foundation Line of skis at Outdoor Retailer 2016 Winter Market. Note the ski on the left showing off the construction. (Photo: Jared Hargrave - UtahOutside.com)

Salt Lake City’s own DPS Skis has a whole new construction coming out for the 2016/17 season – Foundation. The Foundation skis were the highlight of the DPS booth at the 2016 Outdoor Retailer Winter Market. According to DPS, Foundation…