Tips for Backcountry Skiing in Japan   1. It’s COLD. It’s a dry cold, but still cold! The weather is more like East coast of the US type of cold. Bring warm clothes and lots of layers! 2. Go backcountry skiing! Bring your skins and touring bindings and get out in the mountains because it’s […]

Special thanks to Backcountry Babes AIARE Level 1 student, Perrin Tourangeau for sharing her awesome piece from her blog PrettyGood4AGirl Two women. Twenty(ish) mountain passes. One hundred miles. And a lot of cheese.* “Sitting up here, I feel immensely proud of what we just did,” Kirstin said as she looked down the valley and pointed to […]