If you want to get stoked for the upcoming ski season, there’s no better way than to watch this year’s batch of ski movies. So grab some Sno-Caps, slurp down a Snow Cone, and take a gander at these:
Conquering the Useless: This one features Elyse Saugstad and her husband, Cody Townsend. I recently interviewed Elyse for my blog. You can find it here.
Warren Miller Media’s Chasing Shadows: (This is the 66th annual Warren Miller movie!)
TGR’s Paradise Waits
TGR’s For Lack of Better:
[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HgvoKtn23fI[/youtube]Revision Skis Advance:
[vimeo]https://vimeo.com/137216141[/vimeo]Super Proof Masquerade:
[vimeo]https://vimeo.com/136245484[/vimeo]Blank:[vimeo]https://vimeo.com/136955119[/vimeo]Legs of Steel’s Passenger:
[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CpJOanDUicQ[/youtube]Sweetgrass Production’s Jumbo Wild: Not exactly a ski movie, but a documentary about the decades-long battle over the future of British Columbia’s iconic Jumbo Valley, highlighting the tension between the protection of wilderness and the backcountry experience and ever-increasing development interests in wild places.
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The Warren Miller video did send a few shivers down my spine, even after 66 years…