Backcountry Ski News
I've been on the road the past few weeks catching up on my powder skiing. Here are a few backcountry ski related news items worth following . . .
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You can also vote for your favorite Backcountry Purist entry at the Backcountry Lodges of BC's website. The contest ends this week, so head over and vote or better yet, enter yourself for a chance to win a four-week hut trip!
Finally, here is a cool video of some avalanche control work on Keetenay Pass near Nelson, BC. Nothing like a helicopter and some explosives to get things rolling...