September 11, 2009
So what if you're alone and the big lines aren't good this late in the season? Brigid Mander has been warned, but she still heads to La Hoya, Argentina, to ski blower pow with a couple of ski patrollers.
September 8, 2009
On trips to South America, things can go from bad (stuck on the side of a dusty road) to good (drinking post-powder cerveza with friends) very, very quickly. Brigid Mander reports from Argentina.
September 2, 2009
In 1996, legendary big-mountain skier Trevor Petersen was killed skiing in Chamonix, France. In 2005, his 15-year-old son Kye went to Chamonix in with his dad’s friends to ski the line that killed his father. The film that documents his experience, The Edge of Never, comes out this fall.
September 1, 2009
Skiing in Japan is so deep, it’s no wonder why Sweetgrass Productions decided to spend the entire winter there filming. Their movie, Signatures, debuts this fall. Here are images from their winter. Photos by Michael Brown.
August 31, 2009
In this isolated little ski area in Argentina, there is this choice: Join the South Americans at the disco and sleep all day, or go to bed early and get after the powder stashes yourself. By Brigid Mander. Photo by Aaron Dahill.