Heli-Ski

 

Authored by TetonGravity on Wednesday, March 19, 2014 - 14:24

  In this episode of Teton Gravity Research’s “Behind the Line”, Tim Durtschi explores the Kootenays of British Columbia. Rather than applying his skills to man-made features, he turns the entire mountain into his canvas. After identifying a zone riddled with spines, Durtschi carefully studies the entrance to it. Despite having to drop into his line from a cornice and land on a narrow perch...
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Authored by LeSausage on Friday, February 28, 2014 - 17:08

The Damn Guide Photo bombed my video!. Great couple of days at RK Heli back in January. Wide variety of terrain from glacier, to steeps and awesome tree skiing. Definitly need to do it up one more time this time I won't leave the GoPro unattended!
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Authored by TetonGravity on Wednesday, February 12, 2014 - 15:26

Deep in the Neacola Mountains of Alaska, Todd Ligare, Ian McIntosh, and Angel Collinson discover a tempting line that calls for airing over two crazy crevasses. Towering over 3,000 vertical feet, this face already offers ample challenge.  And for Ligare, a sketchy fall makes for quite the scare.  
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Authored by TetonGravity on Thursday, January 16, 2014 - 17:35

In season 6 episode 5 of Teton Gravity Research’s Behind The Line, our heli pilot along with athletes Sammy Carlson, Sage Cattabriga-Alosa, Angel Collinson and Ian McIntosh redefine what’s possible in skiing. For the past decade, pilot Tighe Daugherty, has helped the athletes reach new and daunting terrain in Alaska. With an emphasis on safety, Daugherty’s skills as a pilot serve as a catalyst...
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Authored by TetonGravity on Wednesday, January 8, 2014 - 16:58

With the entrance to a perfect Alaskan line with his name on it blocked by a truck-sized overhanging cornice, Sage Cattabriga-Alosa resorts to hacking out a drop-in point with his skis. With the clock ticking and a 150-foot cliff waiting to devore Sage below the first turn, will he make it in?  
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Authored by adam on Sunday, December 1, 2013 - 11:37

Checking out the conditions in the CMH Revelstoke tenure in the Selkirks and Monashees on November 20th, 2013. Things are looking pretty prime! Video produced by Snowpatch Media Music by Canmore based The Eerie Green
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Authored by TetonGravity on Thursday, September 5, 2013 - 09:01

http://tetongravity.com   This past winter the TGR Crew established a remote civilization in the Neacola Range called Fantasy Camp. Most trips to Alaska involve enduring days or weeks of waiting out storms to ride a few sparse days of sun. This year the crew had an unprecedented blue window, riding 28 out of 35 days.  
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Authored by TetonGravity on Wednesday, September 4, 2013 - 16:35

http://tetongravity.com   In Season 1 Episode 10 of Sony’s Mind's Eye web series, see what it's like to shred huge lines at TGR Fantasy Camp in Alaska with Tim Durtschi.   Sony's Mind's Eye is a 10 episode series of self-edits that gives an insider’s look at the team of TGR athletes as they document their adventures with Sony’s Action Cam.   More Mind’s Eye Episodes:  http://...
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Authored by TetonGravity on Wednesday, September 4, 2013 - 16:35

http://tetongravity.com   In Season 1 Episode 10 of Sony’s Mind's Eye web series, see what it's like to shred huge lines at TGR Fantasy Camp in Alaska with Tim Durtschi.   Sony's Mind's Eye is a 10 episode series of self-edits that gives an insider’s look at the team of TGR athletes as they document their adventures with Sony’s Action Cam.   More Mind’s Eye Episodes:  http://...
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Authored by TetonGravity on Thursday, August 22, 2013 - 11:33

In Season 1 Episode 9 of Sony’s Mind's Eye web series, see what it’s like to shred spines at TGR Fantasy Camp in Alaska with Sammy Carlson, Tim Durtschi and Sage Cattabriga- Alosa through Dana Flahr’s perspective. Sony's Mind's Eye is a 10 episode series of self-edits that gives an insider’s look at the team of TGR athletes as they document their adventures with Sony’s Action Cam.Music Courtesy...
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Authored by TetonGravity on Thursday, July 18, 2013 - 13:45

In Season 1 Episode 7 of Sony’s Mind's Eye web series, Ian McIntosh takes you on an adventure at TGR Fantasy Camp in Alaska. Sony's Mind's Eye is a 10 episode series of self-edits that gives an insider’s look at the team of TGR athletes as they document their adventures with Sony’s Action Cam. Music Courtesy of: Jeff Cormack & Play Plus Record www.playplusrecord.com More Mind’s Eye Episodes...
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Authored by TetonGravity on Thursday, July 18, 2013 - 13:45

In Season 1 Episode 7 of Sony’s Mind's Eye web series, Ian McIntosh takes you on an adventure at TGR Fantasy Camp in Alaska. Sony's Mind's Eye is a 10 episode series of self-edits that gives an insider’s look at the team of TGR athletes as they document their adventures with Sony’s Action Cam. Music Courtesy of: Jeff Cormack & Play Plus Record www.playplusrecord.com More Mind’s Eye Episodes...
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Authored by TetonGravity on Friday, July 12, 2013 - 13:11

In Season 1 Episode 6 of Sony’s Mind's Eye web series, Sage Cattabriga-Alosa takes you down big lines in Alaska.Sony's Mind's Eye is a 10 episode series of self-edits that gives an insider’s look at the team of TGR athletes as they document their adventures with Sony’s Action Cam. Music Courtesy of: Jeff Cormack & Play Plus Record www.playplusrecord.com More Mind’s Eye Episodes: http://www....
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Authored by TetonGravity on Wednesday, June 19, 2013 - 15:27

In Season 1 Episode 5 of Sony Action Cam’s web series, get a glimpse of what it’s like to be a part of Teton Gravity Research’s Fantasy Camp with Angel Collinson.   Sony's Mind's Eye is a 10 episode series of self-edits that gives an insider’s look at the team of TGR athletes as they document their adventures with Sony’s Action Cam.   Music Courtesy of: Jeff Cormack & Play Plus...
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Authored by TetonGravity on Wednesday, June 19, 2013 - 15:27

In Season 1 Episode 5 of Sony Action Cam’s web series, get a glimpse of what it’s like to be a part of Teton Gravity Research’s Fantasy Camp with Angel Collinson.   Sony's Mind's Eye is a 10 episode series of self-edits that gives an insider’s look at the team of TGR athletes as they document their adventures with Sony’s Action Cam.   Music Courtesy of: Jeff Cormack & Play Plus...
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Authored by TetonGravity on Tuesday, June 4, 2013 - 13:41

In season 5 episode 10 of Teton Gravity Research's web series Almost Live, Sage Cattabriga-Alosa, Angel Collinson, Todd Ligare, Ian Mcintosh and the rest of the TGR crew arrive at Fantasy Camp.  Lead Teton Gravity Research guide, Kent Scheler, teams up with Alaska Alpine Adventures, AK West Air, Coastal Helicopters and Snowtrekker Tents to create a remote mountain production headquarters....
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Authored by TetonGravity on Wednesday, February 13, 2013 - 16:21

In this episode of Teton Gravity Research’s web series Moments, take a look at a stream of production snapshots from the filming of The Dream Factory in Jackson, Wyoming. Each behind-the-scenes shot is 1 to 1 ½ seconds long and edited together to give a sense of what it was like filming The Dream Factory in Jackson Hole.  
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Authored by TetonGravity on Wednesday, February 6, 2013 - 13:18

In season 5 episode 3 of Teton Gravity Research's web series Almost Live professional skier Griffin Post and TGR cinematographer Dustin Handley go on a reconnaissance mission to find new, unskied lines in and around the Teton mountain range. The Jackson Hole area is filled with aggressive skiers and many of the skiable peaks have been descended. Knowing this, Post and Handley use Google Earth...
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Authored by TetonGravity on Wednesday, January 30, 2013 - 10:20

In season 5 episode 2 of Teton Gravity Research's web series Almost Live pro skier Tim Durtschi teaches the youth the ropes at the TGR Fall Line Camp at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort. Now in it’s second winter the TGR Fall Line Camp is the ultimate freeride experience held in the big mountain Mecca of Jackson Hole for middle and high schoolers who aspire to join the next generation of big...
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Authored by TetonGravity on Wednesday, January 30, 2013 - 10:20

In season 5 episode 2 of Teton Gravity Research's web series Almost Live pro skier Tim Durtschi teaches the youth the ropes at the TGR Fall Line Camp at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort. Now in it’s second winter the TGR Fall Line Camp is the ultimate freeride experience held in the big mountain Mecca of Jackson Hole for middle and high schoolers who aspire to join the next generation of big...
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Authored by TetonGravity on Wednesday, January 23, 2013 - 16:30

Teton Gravity Research skier Angel Collinson is nominated for the Best Female Performance in the 2013 Powder Magazine Video Awards. Check out her full segment from TGR’s newest film, The Dream Factory, where Angel rips the northern Chugach mountains in Alaska with Seth Morrison, Sage Cattabriga-Alosa and Dana Flahr. 
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Authored by TetonGravity on Wednesday, January 16, 2013 - 13:15

Teton Gravity Research skier Dash Longe is nominated for the Best Male Performance in the 2013 Powder Magazine Video Awards. Check out his full segment from TGR’s newest film, The Dream Factory, where Dash rips the Northern Chugach.
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Authored by TetonGravity on Wednesday, January 16, 2013 - 13:10

In this scene from Teton Gravity Research’s newest film, The Dream Factory, take a look at the history of skiing in Valdez, Alaska, and see what it's like today.  Follow the story of the heli-skiing boom from Doug Coombs and the Tsaina Lodge in the early 1990s to the big mountain rippers of today like Todd Ligare, Griffin Post and Ralph Backstrom, who continue the pioneering spirit of...
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Authored by TetonGravity on Wednesday, January 9, 2013 - 15:05

In season 5 episode 8 of Teton Gravity Research’s web series Behind The Line, Tim Durtschi, a native Alaskan, returns to his homeland after spending his recent years in Utah. Having evolved his skills, Durtschi continues to push his skiing into the big mountains at places like Alyeska, Southeast Alaska Backcountry Adventures andAlaska Heli-skiing.
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