The Backcountry Film Festival is a turn-key fundraising event to raise money and awareness for organizations, backcountry retailers, university clubs, and other groups focused on protecting wild winter landscapes and recreation in their local communities.

President Nixon signed the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) into law on January 1, 1970.  With summer solstice in the rearview mirror, it’s time to start looking forward to the coming winter! Just kidding. Here at Winter Wildlands we love summer too! Earlier this month our staff gathered for a staff retreat at City of […]

The SnowSchool season is a wrap!  And although we are already planning for the coming winter, we put together this season-end report to update everyone on all the recent SnowSchool developments…

It’s that time of the year: film submissions are open for the 15th annual Backcountry Film Festival!

Busy times: Wolverines in Mongolia, collaboration in Montana, OSV planning in California, climate action in DC, anti-conservation plots in Utah, Alaska, Minnesota…

Whether you grabbed some sweet shots this winter but haven’t touched them yet, or you are in the editing room right now trying to finish your film from this season, or you’re still buried in snow and want to make the most of it: here are our tips on how to make a great, human-powered, backcountry film.

This month SnowSchool concluded the 2019 season with classroom science presentations during which students and educators discussed the results of our annual Snowpack Prediction Contest…

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Winter Wildlands Alliance is a national nonprofit organization promoting and
preserving winter wildlands and a quality human-powered snowsports
experience on public lands.