The Silverton Splitfest tends to fill up quick, so if you’re planning a sojourn to the San Juans sign up sooner than later.
Kyle Jones of Coldsmoke Splitboards put the hammer down over the holidays and scored himself some epic Crested Butte pow. Here’s a little taste of what Santa brought Kyle for Christmas.
Four fastest times win spots to compete in the Mt. Baker Legendary Banked Slalom. Get more info on the Baldy Banked Slalom at Sun Valley, Idaho here.
Time to get caught up with the Runaround crew as lead shred and videographer Austin Gibney continues to explore B.C and beyond.
What’s life like in one of the last great outlaw towns in the West? Here’s a glimpse into Venture’s day-to-day life in Silverton, where horses run down the streets and epic snowfall can leave residents isolated from the outside world for days at a time.
[Press Release] Vision Quest Shred is pleased to announce a new event to take place this winter in the world class backcountry terrain surrounding Crested Butte, Colorado. The West Elk Project Vision Quest 2014 will feature a unique team format, with an extended event period (from the 7th to the 20th of February) and video judging.
The West Elk Project Vision Quest 2014 will bring together some of the best and brightest up an coming talent in ski and snowboarding for a backcountry showdown. Teams of 2-6 will have 12 days in the field to scout, shoot and edit a short video (5 minutes max). Videos will be reviewed by The Vision Quest Shred judging panel and social media fan voting. A $5000 cash purse and prizes will be awarded for the top three videos, stand out athlete, the fan vote, and more cate- gories to be announced.
Video judging will allow the West Elk Project Vision Quest 2014 to feature an extended event window. There are three primary advantages to this format including safety, snow quality and competitor flexibility/availability. The … Continued
It was a beautiful, albeit crispy cold time to take an avy class in Silverton this past weekend. There’s definitely something to be said for taking a course with people you actually ride with on a regular basis, so Venture Snowboards decided to bring a tight crew together for the custom course. Great way to get in the right headspace for the backcountry season.