Skiing and Snowboarding

  1. Gaiters: What Are They and How to Choose

    Gaiters: What Are They and How to Choose
    Gaiters: Outdoor Research Gaiters keep snow and trail debris out of your shoes or boots when you're hiking, backpacking, snowshoeing, cross country skiing and trail running. Gaiters protect from snow and trail debris. Here's how to choose the right pair and find the perfect fit.
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  2. Two Avalanche Myths People Believe—And One Of The Best (Free!) Online Education Resources

    Before snowshoeing, learn to identify avalanche terrain. Photo by Marko Stavric.

    Avalanche Canada created one of the best beginner avalanche safety resources on the web. You owe it to yourself and your partners to get educated.

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  3. What Can Working As a Cook Teach a Pro Skier?

    What Can Working As a Cook Teach a Pro Skier?

    OR’s newest ski ambassador Micah Evangelista brings bigger-picture perspective to ski films. Oh, and he shreds.

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  4. Make Your Car The Ultimate Warming Hut This Season

    Make Your Car The Ultimate Warming Hut This Season

    Ski lodge closed? No problem, with these tips from tiny house guru Zack Giffin.

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  5. The Best Face Coverings and Face Masks for New Ski Resort Rules

    The Best Face Coverings and Face Masks for New Ski Resort Rules
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  6. Need Inspiration To Pursue Your Dreams? Follow Outdoor Research Ambassador Dani Reyes-Acosta

    Dani Reyes-Acosta smiles while carrying her splitboard up a mountain.
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  7. This Year Will Be Different: Backcountry Skiing And Splitboarding

    This Year Will Be Different: Backcountry Skiing And Splitboarding

    A Q&A with backcountry splitboarder Dani Reyes-Acosta and intro to our Going Deeper Series.

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  8. What A Ski Guide Wants You To Know Before Going Backcountry Skiing or Snowboarding

    What A Ski Guide Wants You To Know Before Going Backcountry Skiing or Snowboarding

    For maximum enjoyment and backcountry safety, follow ski guide Jessica Baker’s routine. This post is part of our Going Deeper Series.

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  9. Are You Backcountry Skiing Curious?

    Are You Backcountry Skiing Curious?

    A brief intro to the skills, gear and safety knowledge you need for backcountry skiing and backcountry snowboarding. This post is part of our Going Deeper Series.

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  10. How To Go Backcountry Skiing or Boarding Video Series

    How To Go Backcountry Skiing or Boarding Video Series
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  11. Expand Your Range: Ski Kit Guide

    Expand Your Range: Ski Kit Guide

    Backcountry skiing and snowboarding kits are built to go further. This post is part of our Going Deeper Series.

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  12. How To Layer With Down

    How To Layer With Down
    Get the most from your puffy jacket by layering it right, so it can do it's job.
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