A group for Nor Cal backcountry snowboarders to organize trips, discuss conditions, gear, and techniques. Experienced riders are encouraged to share knowledge with people getting into the backcountry, and "newbies" are encouraged to ask questions. Get out of the resorts and earn your turns!

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  • April 10 · 7:00 PM

    Backcountry ski/snowboard in Lassen, stay in a house in Mineral

    5 backcountry riders | 5.00 | 7 Photos

    Lassen is getting dumped on right now, and is forecast to get over a foot of new snow today and tonight before tapering off Weds. I'm planning to be in Lassen guiding a... Learn more
  • March 27 · 7:00 PM

    Freeheel Festival

    2 backcountry riders

    It's never too early to start thinking about the Freeheel (read splitboard) Festival at Bear Valley Ski Resort: http://mtadventure.com/pages/freeheel.festival.html
  • March 27 · 6:00 PM

    Ski Touring Mt Shasta

    3 backcountry riders

    Looks like Mt Shasta got some good powder and might get some more on Saturday. I was on the summit via Casaval ridge two weeks ago so this one will target more the... Learn more
  • January 23 · 7:00 PM

    Backcountry ski/snowboard in Lassen

    2 backcountry riders | 4.00

    Conditions and coverage are awesome in Lassen right now...way better than in Tahoe, and it looks like I have the weekend off, so I think I'm going to go skiing in Lassen... Learn more
  • January 10 · 9:00 AM

    Alpenglow's Backcountry Demo Day at Alpine

    2 backcountry riders

    Alpenglow's Backcountry Demo Day at Alpine Meadows is tomorrow, Satuday, January 10. The Lake Tahoe Backcountry Demo Event, North America’s largest venue for all things... Learn more
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