In Quest For Powder, Head To The Backcountry

Call it a quest for powder or the joy of isolation. Maybe it’s a way to save a buck or escape the increasingly relentless noise at most big resorts. Whatever the reason, backcountry skiing continues to explode in popularity, as improved equipment has led to a new generation of skiers eager to earn their turns and be rewarded with an experience that brings the sport back to its roots.

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