Alpine Initiatives

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Safely Exploring the Backcountry

People,  Learn,  Snow & Mountains




The backcountry will call your name. If you are a skier, there comes an inevitable point in your life when the lifts in the resort just aren’t doing it for you and the untouched snow on the peaks in the distance becomes impossible to resist. When this time arrives, the question that every skier must ask himself or herself is, “Is living the dream worth risking it all?”

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