Ski movies production and filming: interview with Sherpas Cinema producer

Image copied from BackcountrySkiingCanada.com where it was provided by Sherpas Cinema.

Many, many ski films are being produced in the recent years. Some are good, some great, and some... I used to watch them 10-15 years ago but not … [Read more...]

Spearhead Huts System: public seems to approve, proposal to BC Parks, survey results analysis

Spearhead Huts System map

Some time ago I participated in a public survey conducted by BC Parks regarding potential future development in the Garibaldi Provincial Park, BC. The … [Read more...]

SkinTrack: 2009 recap and 2010 plans

Skinning up for one of many great runs in December 2010 at Rogers Pass. (Image cropped from Reiner Thoni's photo.)

First of all, I want to wish all of you all the best in 2010. And right after that, I really want to thank all of you for reading SkinTrack articles … [Read more...]

Interestingly strange contest: Win 7-days of heli assisted ski touring with Greg Hill

Many of you probably know Greg Hill or at least his name. He is often being referred to as "The Million Feet Man" for touring one million feet in one … [Read more...]

Rogers Pass: Significant changes to Winter Permit System

Skinning up inside Cheops restricted area.

Since the end of the last season the System underwent significant changes that were introduced to public at the beginning of this one. Anyone that … [Read more...]

Must see: Ski like James Bond

I came across this footage on my friend's blog - www.skialpinizmus.eu - and thought to share it with as many people as possible would be great. Have … [Read more...]

Ready for winter? How crazy is too crazy?

As backcountry skiers, we all have most likely been in a situation where we had to "justify" ourselves as backcountry skiers to someone else. We had … [Read more...]

Have your say: skinning in or through ski resorts?

skinning-over-ski-resort

What do you think about skinning in or skinning through ski resorts? This is a very hot topic among backcountry skiing community. For sure it is a … [Read more...]

The Revelstoke Steamer: do you have the legs?

Within backcountry skiing community, Revelstoke is well know for its location - being a base to endless adventure opportunities during the winter … [Read more...]

Welcome to SkinTrack.com

After some time of planning and developing this site was born out of enthusiasm for backcountry skiing and outdoors in general. The main goal … [Read more...]