Venture Out: A Women’s Backcountry Festival

By Carrie Scheick, VNTRbirds mentee/die-hard groupie/friendAll photos by Julia Ordog I recently celebrated my one year anniversary with VNTRbirds.   Last year, a friend that was involved with the group invited me to an event at the new backcountry ski...

Buried Alive from Jones Snowboards

On December 9th, 2019, a crew of Jones Snowboards team riders headed into the backcountry of the Lake Tahoe area. They were out to take a multi-day avalanche rescue course, but didn’t expect to have to use their skills and education outside of made up scenarios.