Backcountry Skiing - Top 5 Priorities Before You Go

There are a lot of discussions going on these days on the subject of “to go or not to go” backcountry (BC) skiing. While this blogpost is not to discuss that, my opinion is that if you are lucky and you can reach the trailhead with 15-20 minutes’ drive, then it’s OK to go (if the conditions are right). If you live further down the mountain than please, wait until the time is right. This post is simply an overview of my top priorities before heading into the backcountry. ...
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