FREESKIER Buyer's Guide 2022

FREESKIER Buyer's Guide 2022

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Stories | June 22, 2022

Canadian Tuxedo: Fernie’s down-home brand of skiing is anything but formal

Fernie’s down-home brand of skiing is anything but formal WORDS • SAM TAGGART We drove there in the dark, on long, unlit sections of highway running in straight lines from Calgary, Alberta, down to the southern border of Canada and the small coal mining town of Fernie. Our destination: the eponymous British Columbia resort, an

Videos | June 18, 2022

Faction presents - Giulia Tanno 'The Journey' Ep 6

Skiing is a game of chance. Sometimes, even with proper preparation, the dice don’t fall in your favor. Few know this better than Swiss freestyle skier Giulia Tanno. She’s been through it all, but manages to maintain her love for skiing, progressing the sport as she goes. Take a look inside her inspiring life as she battles injuries and keeps her mind strong in Episode 6 of ‘The Journey’.

Videos | June 14, 2022

'maybe huh?' - Capeesh is live from Austria

More magic from Capeesh and friends! Ferdi, Daniel, and Édouard work it for the camera with the utmost style. You won’t be disappointed. House tours, cooking lessons, and miraculous sunsets complete this full inside scoop on spring time sessions in Austria.

Videos | June 12, 2022

One summer afternoon in Mammoth, with Alex Hall

The sun is out, the energy is high, and you forgot to bring sunscreen; it must summer time on the slopes baby! Style guru Alex Hall takes advantage of the slushy fun and spends an afternoon in Mammoth’s iconic Unbound park, with his pal Owen Dahlberg behind the lens. Winter is great and all, but this whole summer skiing thing ain’t so bad.

Stories | June 12, 2022

A descent into Cold Springs Canyon

Sun Valley’s Bald Mountain expansion will increase its in-bounds terrain by 20 percent. This April, FREESKIER got a sneak peek at the soon-to-open terrain that’s set to shift the reputation of North America’s oldest resort. I had never been to Sun Valley before April 2019. I knew Hemingway was a frequent visitor, along with countless

Stories | June 10, 2022

Helsinki Snapshots

The Collective meditates on the boundaries of skiing WORDS • SAM TAGGART The sun disappeared hours ago. It never broke through the overcast sky—it just faintly glowed below the horizon, painting the scene with a muted whitewash that matched the slushy snow on the ground. Nighttime comes in mid-afternoon in Helsinki, Finland, wrapping the place in

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Gear | June 9, 2022

[From Scratch] South Dakota’s one-man ski company is turning heads with… backcountry ski blades?

“I want to get more people to fall in love with skiing like I have.”

Videos | June 8, 2022

‘LIFE n’ STUFF’ – The adventures of Jonah Williams

Baker pillows? Check. Backcountry kickers across the western US of A? You betcha. Some of the smoothest, most stylish skiing you’re ever likely to come across? Best believe that. ‘LIFE n’ STUFF’ is a ski edit that can do no wrong. Jonah Williams, with the help of Gavin Rudy and friends, have cooked up another work of art.

Affordable housing
Stories | June 8, 2022

These affordable housing units are just a few hundred miles from the chairlift!

Looking to work in Vail? Well, we have a lovely three-bedroom apartment in North Platte, Nebraska for you.

1999 X Games
Videos | June 7, 2022

WATCH: This 1999 X Games Big Air footage is a blast from the past

We’re a long way from triple corks.