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Need we say more. Those big giant things alive with rock fall and avalanche, where kinetic energy dances with our euphorias and fears.

We here at KMC recently had the good fortune of getting an advanced sample of the new Quintic 28 backcountry ski/snowboard pack from Arc’teryx. While…

Outdoor Research Sidecountry Sessions Episode 2 takes the tiny house crew South to Colorado San Juans, where they find grassroots ambassador Steve Mead. Silverton, Colorado…

The Sherpascinema showcase the perfect escape from the city,  Mica Heli Skiing and Island Lake Catsking. The video presents what we all dream about, beautiful…

  Check out Robin O’Neils winning slideshow which was shot in 3 consecutive days under tough conditions. The slide show documents the best of Whistler’s…

We ran into this little tow-able gem in the parking lot of Whitewater Winter Resort this past weekend. Seems like they’ve been on quite the…

“The Future of Snowboarding” is set to blow minds and set new benchmarks this February at Nelson, BC’s Baldface Lodge. Spearheaded by one of the…

Heliskiing is one of those dream like experiences we all wish we could do at some point in our lives. It’s the manifestation of those…

Check out this epic re-edited segment of James Heim shredding BC mountains from Matchstick Productions. Quality action from the homeland.

We here at Kootenay Mountain Culture Magazine would like to put out a big giant snow filled hug to everyone who’s been a part of…

Spend an average of 120+ days in the mountains every winter as a heli ski guide, and you see a lot of sh*t. Not only…

Spend an average of 120+ days in the mountains every winter as a heli-ski guide and you see a lot of sh*t. Not only that,…

This comes from a reader who’s been keeping troops abroad connected to the mountains via KMC. Thanks for the letter Barb! “KMC magazine has been…

It is being hailed as one of the best ski films ever made. Produced by Sherpas Cinema, which has roots in the Rockies, Kootenays and…

Check out the Table of Contents for Coast Mountain Culture’s inaugural In Deep Issue. Part of what differentiates CMC from other magazines is our dedicated…

Entombed by ice, lost souls and legendary allure, the Cascades’ greatest peak has defined the Pacific Northwest’s history and horizon for centuries. Protected by John…

RIDE THE ENLIGHTENING! Retallack and Cat Sass offer exclusive women’s mountain biking retreat with Lindsey Voreis and Lorraine Blancher Retallack – the world acclaimed backcountry…

Retallack – the world acclaimed backcountry catskiing destination, and Riley McIntosh – previous founder of Rilor Wilderness, renowned trail builder and mountain biker (and KMC…

We all love a good snow storm. This short film captures the essence of the big one like no other we’ve ever seen before. No…

Two of the Kootenays most famous athletes might not be in the Stanley Cup Playoffs this year, but they’ve certainly been there before, with great…

We have so much of one particularly glorious thing living in the mountains, we tend to take it for granted. Here’s an interesting video to…