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

Ski the Wild West

In 2017 Drew Petersen sought to ski the 11 highest peaks in the American West on one epic road trip. This is his story.

Thomas Woodson and Drew Peterson | 13 min 11 sec