I Am Here

“My parents never even thought about climbing a mountain.” Yesenia grew up living in a small farmer’s cabin in the apple orchards of Oregon’s Hood River Valley. Watch Yesi’s journey to climb Mount St. Helens, pursue her own American dream, and inspire Latinx outdoor enthusiasts everywhere.

Modoc Stories, Michael and David Hanson | 7 min 42 sec

Human Power: The Backcountry Snowsports Initiative

In this upbeat, Sunday morning op-ed of a short film we learn about the human-powered recreation advocacy organization, the Backcountry Snowsports Initiative, and their annual hut trip near Leadville, Colorado where they host a variety of stakeholders to ski, cook, talk about winter recreation policy.

Philip Huffeldt, Wool Hat Creative | 8 min 9 sec

The Abbey

A spiritual view into any snowbird’s head waiting for the season to start.

DPS Cinematic | 5 min 30 sec

Westward: Brennan Lagasse

An important message from and dive into the life of Winter Wildlands Alliance Ambassador, educator and athlete, Brennan Lagasse, on the significance and the impact of the backcountry.

Sam Pope, KGB Productions | 5 min 33 sec

Ode to Muir

An exclusive Festival cut of Ode To Muir speaks to the entire feature-length film as professional snowboarder, adventurer and founder of Protect Our Winters Jeremy Jones joins forces with two-time Olympian Elena Hight to embark on a 40-mile foot-powered expedition deep into California’s John Muir Wilderness.

Teton Gravity Research | TBD timing