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Ed Dujardin Spring Shred

Check out this shredit of Ed Dujardin getting after during the 2019 spring in the CB backcountry.  When the goods are good you should probably keep skiing them, right?!  And the CAST system rules. PS. Check his 2019 mini golf edit here. Ed Dujardin Spring 2019 from West Elk Project on Vimeo.

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CBMST Takes Tops Spots at Freeride NORAMs – Finals Video

The competitive junior freeride season wrapped up in Kicking Horse, British Columbia last week at the IFSA North American Junior Freeride Championships. Ten percent of the overall field is invited to crown the finals’ winners and overall champions. After a hard-fought season earning points to get invited, the CBMST sent 11 athletes up to champs, […]

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Ed Dujardin Tees Up Local Mini Golf Lines

If you haven’t yet seen the videos of West Elk Project co-founder Ed Dujardin teeing up some awesome lines this season on the @shredwardstomps Instagram, you should check out his mid-season POV edit.  It features a hot soundtrack from A Shadow of Jaguar and a bunch of lines from the Crested Butte backcountry, CBMR, and […]

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Local Freeride Athletes Ride Home Field Advantage to Podium Domination

Crested Butte Mountain Resort played host to an IFSA junior regional freeride competition on Saturday under a mix of cloudy skies and flat light. The classic Colorado chalky hard pack snow that we all know and love so well here in the Elk Mountains was ripping and skiers ranging from 12-18 showcased their skills on […]

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Fall Flow: MTB Edit from Mikey Curran

Mikey Curran has been putting together some awesome local content, not to mention his job for MSP Films, for more than the last few years.  He got after it with local all-around great guy, Ryan Sullivan, to make this cool, woodsy-feel edit of mountain biking in CB. Check it out! FALL FLOW from Mikey Curran on Vimeo.


 
 

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Gravity Groms 4th of July Parade Float Video

Posted  July 6, 2013  by  2. Will Dujardin

The Gravity Groms won “Best Float” of the 4th of July parade in Crested Butte.  Gravity Groms’ coach and frequent West Elk Project contributor Andrew Arnold put together this 3 minute video showcasing the jump ramps built by Gravity Groms director Doug Hudson over his own Land Cruiser.  These kids were going for it and […]

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November 10th Photo Gallery

Posted  November 12, 2013  by  2. Will Dujardin

Without any fresh snow for a few days, the crew took some snowmobiles out on an early season expedition to Treasury and Paradise Basin.  Tom Runcie, Rob Dickinson, Sydney Dickinson, Eliot Rosenberg , Brett Conover and Will Dujardin found some safe and fun high alpine lines with soft snow.  Enjoy this little photo gallery from […]

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Swatch Skiers Cup 2014 Teaser and Rosters Released

Posted  December 6, 2013  by  2. Will Dujardin

The Swatch Skiers Cup is coming back January 4-10, 2014 in Zermatt, Switzerland.  The teaser and the teams were just released.  JP Auclair is the Team Americas captain and Julien Regnier is Team Europe’s captain. Check out last year’s highlights if you need a reminder of how sick this competition is.     Team America […]

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Birds-Eye View of the Himalayas

Posted  March 9, 2015  by  Jeremy Moskowitz

Here’s some great mountain views for your Monday viewing pleasure.  The Himalayas from 20,000 ft. from Teton Gravity Research on Vimeo.

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Jacob Wester: 100 Foot Mining Trestle Backflip

Posted  April 17, 2013  by  1. Ed Dujardin

Jacob Wester spent a good deal of time in and around Telluride this spring.  Check out the pov footage from a 100 foot backflip off of a mining trestle.  Wester exhibits incredible control and timing.  Well done.

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HCCA Presents Backcountry Film Festival this Friday at Center for the Arts

Posted  December 9, 2013  by  2. Will Dujardin

The High Country Citizens’ Alliance is showing the 9th Annual Winter Wildlands Alliance Backcountry Film Festival at the Crested Butte Center for the Arts this Friday, December 13th.   Celebrating the “human-powered” backcountry experience through film, the Backcountry Film Festival simultaneously entertains and raises funds and awareness for Winter Wildlands Alliance and like-minded local partners like […]

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Downhilling in Oregon, Brought to you by Ray Harter

Posted  April 4, 2012  by  2. Will Dujardin

Last summer, Ray Harter spent some time exploring the PNW with bikes in his truck and fun on his mind.  This trail is on Raven’s Ridge in the Tillamook forest.  Ray currently lives in Denver after living in the Crested Butte area for a few years, we can’t wait to see what comes next.  This […]

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Western MTB Wins Nationals

Posted  October 31, 2017  by  1. Ed Dujardin

The Western State Colorado University Mountain Bike Team took home 1st place and are the DII Varsity Collegiate Mountain Bike Champions. Story by Peter Noon. Photos by Finn Beidleman and Taylor Cull.  Western’s Mountain Bike team fought hard and brought home a national title this past weekend. But first, let’s go back in time for […]

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Local Tecnica Blizzard Athletes #takeyouthere

Posted  January 2, 2015  by  2. Will Dujardin

Tom Runcie put together a great edit with his fellow Precise Painting Freeride Team athletes Rob and Sydney Dickinson. It rules! With some footage from Trent Bona and last year’s Vision Quest, their trip to Fairy Meadows, BC, Sheepshead Cabin in Colorado, and trouncing our home resort at CBMR, this is a fantastic four minutes […]

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Bomb Snow TV goes HUGE in FKNSNDR

Posted  December 7, 2015  by  1. Ed Dujardin

Our Montana friends at Bomb Snow put together their spring edit, and it’s freaking awesome.  These skiers are incredible.  Make sure you see the final gargantuan line. Bomb Snow TV S3 E4- FKNSNDR from Bomb Snow Magazine on Vimeo.

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