Winter Wildlands Alliance

Non-Profit Partner


Winter Wildlands Alliance is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting and preserving winter wildlands and a quality human-powered snowsports experience on public lands through education, outreach and advocacy. We are an alliance of over 100 grassroots environmental organizations and backcountry partners. Our SnowSchool program engages over 33,000 kids in science-based field trips and education across 60 sites nationwide. Our Backcountry Film Festival, premiering every November in Boise, Idaho, tours over 100 locations worldwide and raises over $180,000 for local mountain communities.

Why We Work Together

Winter Wildlands Alliance is a national nonprofit organization promoting and preserving winter wildlands and human-powered snow sports experience on public lands. Outdoor Research has been a proud supporter of WWA for over 12 years, supporting large-scale issues like the Backcountry Film Festival, with over 80 tour stops across the U.S., as well as limiting snowmobile access in Yellowstone National Park.

How to Support

Keeping winter wild for 20 years. Your financial support is vital to the protection of public lands and wild winter landscapes.

Winter Wildlands Alliance is seeing an increase in need for policy action, advocacy campaigns around access and responsible recreation, fundraising support for local backcountry communities, and a call for backyard snow education and activities for all ages. Find out how you can give back(country) today and help support Winter Wildlands as they work towards another 20 years of protecting the places of refuge we know and love.