We here at Elevation Outdoors are ready for the snow to start flying, which is why we’ve devoted our October issue to all things winter! Get the stoke level up and start planning your winter adventures with tips for the top winter destinations and events, the best gear for hitting the resort, how to hit the slopes on budget this year, and ski like a local. Plus, dig into our 2018 Outdoor Voters Guide and get the scoop on the opening of the largest climbing gym in North America. It’s all in our October issue, on stands now!
Editor’s Letter: Stop the Cycle
The recent Safe Outside survey of sexual harassment and assault in climbing shows that men are both vicitimizers and sometimes victims. It’s time we accepted that men need to be proactive in making a big change in the industry.
Steal These Ski Deals
Six Ways to Ski Like a Local
Eat, Sleep, Play: Keystone, Colorado
Local Hero: Lucas Rivera
The 2018 Outdoor Voters Guide
With political tempers running high and decisions on energy and public lands in the balance, the state of Colorado is keyed up for a pivotal election this November. We give you information on the issues and the candidates across the state to help better navigate your ballot.
Hot Spot: Colorado’s Indie Rockers
Numerology: Meet the Jones
Teton Gravity Research (TGR) began with every ski bum’s dream: Make movies, travel the world, never give up your life living wild on the mountain. It has evolved to become the most influential multi-media action sports brands on the planet. Here’s the hard data on how Jackson’s Jones brothers and Co. shook the world.
Straight Talk: Brennan Metzler
The Ultimate Rocky Mountain Top 25
The Top Adventure Critters
The Perfect Winter Events 2018
The Perfect Winter Destinations
The Winter Resort Needs List
The snow guns are blowing overtime at Loveland and A-basin and a new ski and snowboard season is almost upon us. Are you ready? We have picked out the gear that we plan on bringing up to the hill this winter to up our game and keep us cozy while we chase those powder dreams.
Songs of a Landscape
Big Lady Lines
When an all women’s group of 20 somethings seeks backcountry snow in an unlikely spot—the big mountain lines of Moab’s La Sals—they discover that sometimes being awesome just takes a little bit of encouragement (and a healthy dose of playful sarcasm).
ELWAYVILLE: The Mirror