Backcountry

ASK MARTIN CHESTER – HOW DO I TRAIN FOR TOURING?

Anything is better than nothing says MC

THE HIDDEN COULOIR – TETONS, WYOMING

The Hidden Couloir - the stuff of legends

TRIED & TESTED: FOUR OF THE BEST SKI TOURING SKINS

Go further, faster, higher and deeper into the backcountry

IN SEARCH OF POWDER – AN ENGLISHMAN IN HONSHU, JAPAN

Seb Ramsay goes in search of Japan's glorious powdery goods

A DAY IN THE LIFE OF FWT MOUNTAIN GUIDE CLAUDE-ALAIN GAILLAND

The Head Mountain Guide on the Freeride World Tour

BACKCOUNTRY GURUS – AL POWELL

Martin Chester's mountain heroes in the spotlight

WIN FACTION’S LIMITED RELEASE AGENT 3.0 TOURING SKIS – WORTH £649!

Win Faction's hot new Agent 3.0 touring skis

2020 GEAR GUIDE – BEST BACKCOUNTRY OUTERWEAR

Explore beyond the ropes in this technical, lightweight, breathable backcountry kit

2020 GEAR GUIDE – BEST AVALANCHE AIRBAGS

The latest tech and best airbags for 2020

BACKCOUNTRY GURUS – ROSS HEWITT

Martin Chester's mountain heroes in the spotlight

WIN A SCOTT PATROL E1 30 AVALANCHE AIRBAG, WORTH £800

Drop safely into winter with this high-tech avalance airbag

ASK MARTIN CHESTER – HOW TO CHOOSE AN AVALANCHE TRANSCEIVER

This could be the most important purchase of your life...

READER TRIP – EXPLORE THE CRANS-MONTANA BACKCOUNTRY

Join Fall-Line on an 'Intro to Ski Touring' Reader Trip

2020 GEAR GUIDE – BEST SPLITBOARD SWAG

Indulge your split personality in the backcountry this winter

TRIED AND TESTED – KASTLE TX98

Dr Philip Ebert shines the spotlight on the Kästle TX98