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  • December 15, 2015

    Storm Pummels The West - Chasing Pow To Steamboat - Photo Update

    A huge storm struck the west this week. Mountains and cities from the Northwest down through the central Rockies are getting pummeled with snow. So what did we do in this situation?.. We made an early morning departure from Evergreen, CO to chase down the white stuff in none other than Steamboat. We found even more snow and less tracks than expected and are still thawing the ice from around our shit eating smiles. 

    Check out the photos from the past few days! We've been here for 3 days and it has snowed a foot every day on top of two feet that fell previously. Is this El Nino??

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  • April 15, 2015

    Nick Martini Checks In From Sheregesh, Russia

    Sheregesh, Russia... After two weeks of straight travel we arrive in Sheregesh, Russia where it has snowed four feet over the past week. By morning, an additional six inches of snow had fallen and the sunrise marked my twenty-fifth birthday. A small Asian man in a taxi van picked us up at our “hotel”. His gold covered teeth were complimented by his high-energy personality. He screams “America!!” at the top of his lungs a dozen times as we pack our nine pairs of skis into the small vehicle. The single lane road leading to the mountain is grid locked...

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  • March 20, 2015

    Freeskier Test Recap - Aspen

    For the last several years Freeskier Magazine has been doing their annual ski test in Aspen. Each year the event gets better and better and over the past couple seasons the event has been blessed by Ullr with more and more snow! This year's test brought the best brands out to show off their stuff while enjoying everything from epic storm skiing to fun in the sun. Here are some photos that pretty well sum things up. Kaylin Richardson joined the party for a couple days with Scotty VerMerris, Ashley Hart and Alexandra Wand. We got pitted and we partied! Each one of the Icelantic skis tested well, be sure to check out the reviews in the Freeskier Magazine Buyers's Guide in September.

     

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  • March 12, 2015

    Julian Carr Bags His First Descent

    Words by Julian Carr Got my first, 1st descent of my life. At the newest tenure heli operation in British Columbia, Kingfisher Heliskiing, on a heli-assit touring assignment with Backcountry Magazine, we stayed in a cabin in the backwoods you had to snowmobile to, we hopped in the heli each morning at a little farm off the dirt road middle of nowhere Canada, near Cherryville, BC, next thing you know our guide is pointing out a row of these chutes that had never been skied...

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  • January 8, 2015

    Hayden Price's 'Wild Life' Episode 2 - Friends Celebrating The New Year In Nature


    Here's what happens when a group of besties decides that being together as a group once a year for Burning Man just isn't enough. This episode of Hayden Price's 'Wild Life' captures the fun he and this group of friends had overnight in the Idaho backcountry celebrating the New Year in nature and in style. RETURN TO NATURE - Enjoy! - "Wild Life 2 follows a group of friends in the Idaho backcountry for an overnight hut trip. The snow was amazing and we enjoyed all the comforts of winter hut life. No crazy skiing just good vibes, skiing is about having fun!" -Hayden Price.

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  • January 6, 2015

    Hayden Price Shows You His "Wild Life" - Episode 1


    Icelantic athlete Hayden Price just got hooked up with Sony ActionCam and has begun a series of edits he's calling the "Wild Life". Here's his first episode from Alta skiing on his Gypsies enjoy!... and stay tuned for more episodes. Here's Hayden checking in about this making of this super fun edit. - "As soon as I received the Sony ActionCam Mini camera I knew I wanted to do a quick in bounds edit with Thayne Rich. He and I have known each other for over a decade and we always have a great time skiing and traveling together. This is just a typical day at Alta, ripping around and having a blast with the natural and enhanced terrain. Wild Life is a new series I am doing that highlights the Wild Life that we all love so much!" -Hayden Price -

     

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  • December 28, 2014

    A Break In The Weather Means Go Time For Hayden Price

    Athletes and photographers look for that perfect window when the storm ends or takes a break and the light is good for shooting photos while the snow is perfect. In between recent holiday storm cycles across Utah, Icelantic athlete Hayden Price got after it with a small group of skiers and photographer Scott Markewitz right before the next storm cycle ensued. Photos did justice to how all time it was out there. Here's Hayden checking in about the day: ________ "Today Angel Collinson, Dillon Green, Amie Engerbretson, and Scott Markewitz and I headed for a little photo outing just outside Alta Ski Area. The snow was incredible!  Great skiing was had under blue bird skies and I think I got some really great shots...

     

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