backcountry skiing with the foothill freak


Freak Show

Want to be in the freak show? Here are the rules:

  1. You must have a code name. Preferrably one that's derogatory and/or insulting.
  2. You must be on snow and/or surrounded by ski paraphenalia.
  3. You MUST be sporting an eight+ inch afro.
  4. Cases of extreme stupidity or ridiculousness trump all rules.


Foothill freak skies the Pipeline Couloir
What else would you wear to ski Snowbird's Pipeline Couloir???

skiing snowbirds pipeline

Freaks flock to the Pipeline once the Bird closes.

Alnut sheds after a day of shreds at Sun Valley.

Marzy plays the "stuck in a cabin for two days and my boss is gonna kill me" blues.

When you look good, you feel good.

"Dr. Blast Past Euro Trash" AKA DH1, keeping it upright and tight, as usual.

The Powder Princess, sniffing out the next stash.


Helmüt practices a new form of telemark cross training on the greens

"Foothill" skiing free from shrubbery in Hogum fork after the 3rd annual Pheifer-corn tour.

The Freak is spotted boogieing down at an apres ski party in Sun Valley.