Entries by Winter Wildlands Alliance

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Silverton Heli-Ski Expansion

Silverton Heli-Ski Expansion The BLM is considering permitting expanded heli-ski terrain in the Silverton, CO backcountry.  The problem?  The areas in question include easily-accessed frontcountry terrain (including groomed trails!) and popular backcountry ski areas.  Local skiers are worried about being displaced from their favorite spots and are asking the BLM to think about ways to […]