This Week on Instagram: A handful of snapshots from skiers on the go

July 31st, 2012 by

This week we’ve got images showcasing glacier skiing, surfing, paragliding, biking, helicopter flying, rock climbing, snorkeling, race car driving and more. Skiers certainly know how to have fun.

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@Mattmargetts early morning chairlift ride for the final day of glacier shredding @whistlerblackcomb for the summer!” Posted by @mike_riddle.

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“#Lightning over the #mountains.” Posted by @coppermtn.

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“#Mystical #Fog #Surf.” Posted by @tatummonod.

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“#WEski — do you?” Posted by @redbull.

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“900 ft, 12 pitches, and 6 hours later… Just climbed one of the greats in Tuolumne Meadows.” Posted by @chrisbenchetler.

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“A cork 7 tail from yesterday. Hopefully today is just as good… @ Perisher Valley Ski Resort.” Posted by @russhenshaw.

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“Amazing sunset while I was fishing tonight.” Posted by @codyling1.

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“Dark sea of dreams. @jacksonholemtnrst.” Posted by @tyhorne.

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“Day out with @ccc_pr_events. Not a bad way to spend a Tuesday.” Posted by @byronjwells.

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“Droppin’ in.” Posted by @kayaturski.

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“Good morning rays.” Posted by @mattmargetts.

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“Got to drive this car at the @redbull ring in Austria.” Posted by @simondumont.

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“Looking towards Snowmass Mountain (the fourteener) from Buckskin Pass.” Posted by @aspensnowmass.

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“Weather day. @ Telepherique Planpraz – Brevent.” Posted by @landonbassett.

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“Looks like a storm is rolling in off #MonomoyPoint, #CapeCod.” Posted by @lexidupont.

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“My addition to the ark.” Posted by @johnkutcher.

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“One of the many epic shots I got with Wallisch up at Windells Camp. @twallisch.” Posted by @rocmaloneyphoto.

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“Pretty awesome day riding in the vortex that is Pemberton. @gbaberiel.” Posted by @mason_mashon.

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“Roca Negra. Home for the last week here in #Chile with @evolve_chile.” Posted by @kcdeane.

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“Sharing a #5dmk2 pic because it makes me smile. Taken @ #ohare last week.” Posted by @nka.

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*These images are compiled from shots taken by professional skiers, industry folk, skiing-related brands and—of course—our loyal readers.

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About the author:
Henrik Lampert loves hot dogs, backflips, the Boston Bruins and Norway. Twenty-seven years old and a Massachusetts native, he's the Editor of Freeskier Magazine and Freeskier.com—a proud staffer since 2010.