Even to the initiated, watching freestyle mogul skiing can be overwhelming. It includes a display of talent that crosses many disciplines in the sport—speed, turning skill, gymnastics—all executed at a blistering rate that even our modern broadcasting system, with all their slow-motion analysis and image overlay, still has a hard time translating into something relatable.Continue reading

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Grab your snow gear, because this week’s @Columbia1938 Instagram challenge is dedicated to getting outside, hitting the slopes, and shredding some pow! Your photos will be judged by our friends, the U.S. Ski Team. This challenge is dedicated to experiencing the joy of being outside in the winter season, when the snow is fresh andContinue reading

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Snowshoeing may be the fastest-growing winter sport, and for good reason. It is pretty darn easy, affordable, and a great way to immerse yourself in the magic of freshly fallen snow. Without snowshoes, you “posthole”—meaning your feet sink down into the snow. With a pair of snowshoes (small, aerodynamic ones for moving fast, or biggerContinue reading

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Visiting Alaska can be a transcendental experience. This northwestern section of North America only became a U.S. territory in 1912, and a state (the 49th) in 1959. The vast territory covers more than 663,000 square miles (twice the size of Texas), and is by far the least populated of all of the country. The vastContinue reading

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Alaska is all about, huge mountains, big lines, deep snow, and very vertical pitches. If you’ve watched any film dedicated to snow sports, you already know what it means to ski or ride in Alaska: huge mountains, big lines, deep snow, and a vertical pitch that looks less like skiing and more like “point yourContinue reading

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Grab your camera and leash, because this week’s @Columbia1938 Instagram challenge is dedicated to our favorite furry adventure companions! Your photos will be judged by your dog’s best friend, Zuke’s! This challenge is dedicated to getting outside with our furry friends and emBARKING on unforgettable adventures. We want to hear about your outdoor tales withContinue reading

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