The passion, vision and gratitude of Will Mercer When Will Mercer was eight years old, he strapped into a snowboard for the first time and […]

Dropping Next


Snowboarding brought the mayor of Jackson here, but that’s not why he stayed It’s 8:30 on Monday morning and people are piled into the tram […]

Blue Collar Advocate


Riding the line between life and death in New Zealand The indigenous Māori people of New Zealand believe the mountains are the link between the […]

Ancient Revelations



The sacred, unexplored lines of Jackson Hole’s royal family “For nearly a century and a half until its discovery in 1807, geographical isolation and the […]

First Descent Eminence


Snowboarding has returned to its soulful roots Ours is a rich legacy, young grasshopper. From the original crude, organic materials of the past to the […]

In Good Shape


While the U.S. politicizes climate change, even people in remote ancient villages are sounding the alarm   Riding on a horse-drawn toboggan, we weave through […]

Chinese Puzzle



‘The Fourth Phase’ delivers empirical truths for the young and old Travis Rice stirs pride among Jacksonites of all stripes because he is testament to […]

A Brotherhood


How one artist is raising awareness about the world’s most imperiled natural places As wildfires rage in the West and glaciers vanish across the world, […]

The Beautiful Struggle


Finding the wherewithal to crush a daunting mission in the Tetons. I set my pack down and looked through the dense forest out at the […]

Payoff and Place