Backcountry

WINTER 2021 – THE BEST NEW SKI TOURING PACKS AND AVALANCHE AIRBAGS

The best new backcountry packs for next winter

ASK MARTIN CHESTER – HOW DO I SHAVE THE GRAMS FROM MY PACK?

Expert tips to lighten your ski touring pack weight

WINTER 2021 – THE BEST NEW FREERIDE AND BACKCOUNTRY SKIS

Freeride and backcountry ski stories from ISPO 2020

THE WILD SKI WEEKEND – A GUIDE’S PERSPECTIVE

Why you need to head to the Highlands next winter

LA SENTINELLE – A SKI MOUNTAINEERING EVENT WITH SOUL

A lycra-free backcountry event for the bucket list

STEEP SKIING TIPS TO PRACTICE AT HOME – VIVIAN BRUCHEZ

Practice your steep skiing technique at home in your garden!

ASK MARTIN CHESTER – COMMUNICATIONS DEVICES FOR REMOTE EXPEDITIONS

How to stay in contact if the sh*t hits the fan

WIN PETZL LIGHTWEIGHT HELMET, HARNESS AND HEADLAMP – WORTH OVER £200

The perfect lightweight ski mountaineering combo

WED’ZE 2021 SKI TEST – CHAMONIX

What's new for next winter from Decathlon's ski brand

DEEP IN THE PYRENEES – IS THERE SUCH A THING AS TOO MUCH SNOW?

Eric and Penny Kendall take a road trip to find out...

ASK MARTIN CHESTER – WHICH BOOTS FIT WHICH BINDINGS?

Don't take a risk - compatibility is absolutely key

TRIED & TESTED: FOUR OF THE BEST SKI TOURING HELMETS

These dual-certified technical ski touring helmets are built for the backcountry

15 MINS WITH JIM MORRISON

Preparing, executing and processing the first descent of the Lhotse Couloir

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
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