Category: Skiing

Backcountry Basecamp coming to Alta

Backcountry Magazine is coming to Alta Ski Area on March 11-12 for their Backcountry Basecamp tour. The Backcountry Basecamp is an excellent way to see what’s new with the backcountry skiing and splitboarding scene. Backcountry Magazine staff set up a…

Salomon QST 106 skis review

The perfect ski… does such a thing exist? In my never ending search for the ultimate one-ski-quiver, I’ve currently landed on the Salomon QST 106 skis. New for the 2016/17 ski season, these boards have gotten a lot of press,…

Backcountry skiing Point 10420

Point 10420, at the top of Big Cottonwood Canyon near Guardsman Pass, is the closest mountain you can backcountry ski from Brighton that isn’t lift assisted. A pleasant ridgeline skin takes you to the summit, where several descent options can…