The Total Telemark Tour kicks-off this weekend at Loveland and Breckenridge, and will tour Alta, Durango, Taos and Crested Butte. The tour is brought to you by Tough Guy Productions and Babes in the Backcountry. The Total Telemark Tour is a FREE on-snow demo that includes EVERY major telemark manufacturer in the industry. Its a festival style event with clinics, demos, and a night film showing of SESSIONS Total Telemark V with prizes and giveaways. In conjunction with the Total Telemark Tour, Babes in the Backcountry will be providing Backcountry Skills Clinics for men and women of all disciplines; Alpine, Snowboard, Telemark, Snow Shoe, and Cross Country. No backcountry experience or equipment required, just enthusiasm for backcountry exploration.
Total Telemark Tour 05/06
WHEN & WHERE:
November 26 - Loveland, CO
November 27 -Breckenridge, CO - Beaver Run (the base) at Peak 9
December 3 - Alta, UT
December 10 - Durango, CO
December 11 - Taos, New Mexico
December 17 - Crested Butte, CO
Total Telemark Tour: Separate, all-day event. FREE
FREE Equipment demos from all telemark manufacturers
Desert mountain medicine and wilderness rescue clinics
Night activities with the premier of Tough Guy Productions Total Telemark V Movie - SESSIONS
Prizes and giveaways!
Backcountry Sampler with Babes in the Backcountry.
A basic overview of what you need to know before you go! Appropriate equipment selection, avalanche awareness, terrain and route selection, basic rescue, hiking/skinning techniques, nutritional choices and tips on developing safe backcountry travel habits. Pre Registration Required: $15 pre-register; $25 day of event. Go to www.babesinthebackcountry.com
to register. Time: 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
SESSIONS Total Telemark V Film.
From one of the most vocal champions for new-school telemark skiing, Tough Guy Productions, raises the bar in this seasons extreme telemark film with SESSIONS. The film fully captures the lure of the backcountry with its beauty, brilliance and addictive draw. It features the top skiers in the industry crushing lines in Canada, Alaska, Finland, Norway, California, Colorado and Utah. $29.95 www.toughguyproductions.com
Max Mancini, Leslie Ross, Sarah Clemenson, Mark Tieszen, Dylan Crossman, Stefen Asbjorn Naess, Johnny Lyons, Antte Lauhamaa, and the PowderWhores.