Backcountry skiing the Abajo Mountains

Jon Strickland rips it up on Horsehead Peak's northeast bowl. (Photo: Jared Hargrave - UtahOutside.com)

The Abajo Mountains are the red-headed step child of southeastern Utah’s ranges. Everyone gives their love to the La Sal Mountains, and for good reason; they’re beautiful, rugged, offer world-class backcountry skiing, and are darlings of nature photographers as they…