Sunday, February 19, 2006

Backcountry Skiing

You wear them for rock climbing. You wear them for biking. You wear them on a white water kayaking trip. But did you ever notice that most backcountry skiers don’t wear helmets?

Today I present an article that talks about that. Climbing helmets are still unusual in the backcountry. But ski mountaineers start to rethink their philosophy. Safety first seems to get more priority.

Read more here.