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Spearhead: Pushing the Boundaries of BC's Backcountry

Spearhead: Pushing the Boundaries of BC's Backcountry

Spearhead: Pushing the Boundaries of BC's Backcountry is a short film by Arc'teryx that documents the increase in backcountry traffic to the Spearhead Range in British Columbia. 

Chamonix Climbing & Trail Running Packages

Chamonix Climbing & Trail Running Packages

Two new packages for the Chamonix Valley - Chamonix Climbing Package & Chamonix Traill Running Package. 

Freeride Verbier

Freeride Verbier

Freeride Verbier is an off piste skiing and snowboarding guide book to Verbier and surrounding areas. 

The Faction Collective Presents: La Grave

The Faction Collective Presents: La Grave

The Faction Collective Presents: La Grave follows Samuel Anthamatten and Johnny Collinson around La Grave in search of the some of the biggest lines in the Alps. 

Born in Chamonix - Full Film

Born in Chamonix - Full Film

Born in Chamonix follows Chamonix local Tof Henry on some of the biggest lines in the Mont Blanc Massif.

The Empire of the Winds | Trailer

The Empire of the Winds | Trailer

The Empire of the Winds documents Thibaud Duchosal and Johannes Hoffman's adventurous ski road trip across Patagonia.

Val Maira Guide Book & Ski Touring Map

Val Maira Guide Book & Ski Touring Map

Val Maira is an incredible place to go ski touring and splitboarding. Here's some info on the ski touring guide books and maps to Val Maira that we stock here at Backcountry Books. 

NUMINOUS - A Ski Film | Kye Petersen & Dendrite Studios

NUMINOUS - A Ski Film | Kye Petersen & Dendrite Studios

NUMINOUS is a really special ski and snowboard film from Kye Petersen and Dendrite Studios. Shot entirely in British Columbia, Canada.

The North Face | USHBA

The North Face | USHBA

Follow Samuel Anthamatten, Markus Eder & Leo Slemett to the Caucasus Mountains in Georgia as they try to climb and ski the remote north face of Ushba.

Lofoten - Skiing in the Magic Islands

Lofoten - Skiing in the Magic Islands

Lofoten - Skiing in the Magic Islands is a great guide to ski touring and splitboarding in the amazing Lofoten Islands. 

Backcountry Books Packages

Backcountry Books Packages

Backcountry Books Packages bundle together guide books and maps to certain backcountry skiing locations at a discounted price.

Freeride Maps

Freeride Maps

Freeride Maps are great resource for the adventurous skier or snowboarder looking to explore terrain away from the pistes.