This year’s Winter Wildlands Alliance’s Backcountry Film Festival Tour is wrapping up a stellar year. Celebrating the human-powered experience, the festival promotes the work of grassroots filmmakers who tell entertaining and compelling stories of the backcountry, non-motorized outdoor recreation and environmental preservation. High fives and fist pumps to all who came out to support the […] Read more.
With today’s announcement of a proposal to link the seven ski resorts in Utah’s Central Wasatch Range via new ski lifts, Winter Wildlands Alliance is pleased to be playing a lead role along with our Utah grassroots group, Wasatch Backcountry Alliance, in proactively advocating to protect the remaining undeveloped lands in this backcountry skiing […] Read more.
This January, 70 elementary kids filed out of Boise’s Bogus Basin Nordic Center in groups led by SnowSchool volunteer guides. They were bound for the surrounding wilderness and the educational wonders it held. As they ventured through the forest on snowshoes, they caught glimpses of Treasure Valley and the Seven Devils Range in the distance. […] Read more.