The North Face and Teton Gravity Research teamed up to bring you the 5-part video series Know Boundaries. The videos are designed to raise awareness about snow safety and the dangers of avalanches; featuring TGR Lead Guide Kent Scheler—along with The North Face athletes including Sage Cattabriga-Alosa, Mark Carter, Xavier De La Rue and Jimmy Chin—the series is a great way to educate yourself about adventuring in the backcountry.
From weather, to snowpack, to terrain selection, to the "red flags," Know Boundaries does an excellent job of putting you in the know. For those of you looking to spend time in the backcountry, these videos are a great means of familiraizing yourself with the basic steps that help keep you, and those around you, safe as can be.
Know Boundaries Episode #1 — Avalanche Introduction & Backcountry Gear
Know Boundaries Episode #2 — The Avalanche Triad
Know Boundaries Episode #3 — The 5 Red Flags
Know Boundaries Episode #4 — The Human Factor
Know Boundaries Episode #5 — Respect the Mountains