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Loftet (2170m), Norway, 20th January 2012
I headed up to Jotunheimen again with old friend, Jørgen, in the hope of finding an improvement in conditions to be able to ski something a little more interesting further in the Leirdalen valley. As the road is closed for … Continue reading
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Sweetgrass Productions: Forrest Shearer. Really Nice Clip
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Gaustatoppen (1883m), Norway, 8th January 2012
I must have been to this mountain about 5 times now, this being the first time since I started this blog. It’s about a 2.5hr drive from Oslo and the closest decent mountain from Oslo I’m aware of. It’s really … Continue reading
Posted in Norway, Telemark Tagged Backcountry skiing, Gaustatoppen, Rjukan, Skiing Norway, Splitboarding Norway Comments Off
Road Trip – Isfjorden/Jotunheimen- Norway – 28th to 30th December 2011
The first post of the new season and it’s a bit of a wishy washy one to be honest. Failed attempts on a couple of peaks, bad conditions but a great three days away nonetheless. I’ve decided to call a … Continue reading
Posted in Conditions, Isfjorden, Jotunheimen, Norway Tagged Bjorli, Isfjorden, Jotunheimen, Skagsnebb, Splitboarding Comments Off
A Skier’s Journey…… Freshfield Icefield by Jordan Manley
Freshfield Icefield: A Skier’s Journey Ep3 from Jordan Manley Photography on Vimeo. There’s still no snow in Norway!! So what better way to get your fix than to drawl over ski videos. This is exquisite filming from Jordan Manley from … Continue reading
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The Art of Flight – Best trailer I’ve seen so far in 2011.
The Art of FLIGHT – snowboarding film trailer wTravis Rice from tpajak on Vimeo. Brilliant Trailer! You can find other really nice videos here.
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Nice trailer of Upcoming film: Solitaire by Sweetgrass Productions
SOLITAIRE: A Backcountry Skiing, Snowboarding, and Telemark Film from Sweetgrass Productions on Vimeo. You can find other really nice videos here.
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Video of the full descent of the Mallory on the Auiguille du Midi, Chamonix
scrub it 01 from julien regnier on Vimeo. From the guys who founded Black Crow Skis. Thanks to Trey at www.chamonixinsider.com where I found the scoop. You can find other really nice videos here.
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Jesus Christ……Definitely worth a watch this one!
Motoneige 0 – Montagne 1 Reminds me of when I hit ice and fell down the Poubelle in Chamonix….I came out a bit worse than him. Not quite as bad as his skidoo though. Ouch! And this is what it … Continue reading
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Store Smørstabbtinden (2208m), Norway, 30th April 2011
Back to some relatively higher mountains, if only in altitude, after a great week in Lofoten a few weeks ago. I saw this mountain driving back from a litte session of splitboarding at the end of last year (click here) … Continue reading
Posted in Jotunheimen, Norway Tagged Jotunheimen, Norway, Skiing, Splitboarding, Store Smørstabbtinden Comments Off