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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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5 Day Timelapse of the Waldo Canyon Fire

Posted  July 1, 2012  by  1. Ed Dujardin

photo: http://wildfiretoday.com Watch this 5 day timelapse of the Waldo Canyon Fire. It’s lengthy at 16 minutes but worth a watch. It gets crazy around 6 minutes in. Scary stuff. Dont let your guard down because we got a little rain. Be smart. Thank you firefighters. Video by Steve Moraco. 5 Day Timelapse – Waldo […]

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Trailer for TGR’s “Way of Life”

Posted  August 15, 2013  by  1. Ed Dujardin

Ski movie season is around the corner.  Are you stoked yet?  Enhance that stoke by watching the trailer for Teton Gravity Research’s new film, Way of Life.  Looks pretty sick. You can preorder the film by following this link.

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Tequila Importer Agave Sun International Looks to Set Up Shop in Gunnison

Posted  April 21, 2016  by  2. Will Dujardin

You can file this one under semi-related to action sports and more associated with the culture and community aspect of the West Elk Project.  Agave Sun International is looking to set up its offices in Gunnison to begin distribution of Huizache Tequila.  Former resident of the Gunnison Valley, Steven Peterson, has put a lot of […]

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CBAC 10th Anniversary Avalanche Awareness Night

Posted  December 10, 2012  by  4. Seth Tucker

The Crested Butte Avalanche Center is hosting their 10th annual Avalanche Awareness Night at the Crested Butte Center for the Arts December 14th. Doors open at 5:00pm and the show starts around 5:30ish… The night will review the Crested Butte Avalanches Center’s mission and goals for the upcoming winter avalanche season. The CBAC board and […]

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Time Lapse of Whetstone Fire

Posted  June 19, 2013  by  1. Ed Dujardin

Late yesterday afternoon, lighting struck Whetstone and started a small fire. The Crested Butte Fire Department got there extremely fast and put it out before it could become anything serious.  A huge thanks goes out to them, and firefighters all across our state for the work they have done, and the work they will continue […]

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USAFA Firefighters Battle Black Forest Fire

Posted  June 14, 2013  by  1. Ed Dujardin

This is an interesting first hand view of firefighting efforts on the ground of the Black Forest fire.  We’d like to express our gratitude to firefighters everywhere for all they do.  Our thoughts are with those affected.  Be smart with fires this summer.

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Testing out my new Drift HD Ghost on Lupine

Posted  June 5, 2013  by  3. Trent Bona

Thanks to the crew at Drift Innovation I just received a brand new HD Ghost camera for my Canada assignment this month. I took it out for a quick ride on Lupine as soon as it arrived to test out the settings and the assortment of bike-centric mounts they included for me. This is the […]

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Never-Never Land | Sydney Dickinson

Posted  November 8, 2017  by  2. Will Dujardin

One of our favorite local shredders, Sydney Dickinson, was featured in the recent Never-Never Land episode from Gunnison-Crested Butte. Sydney’s essentially a legend in the making; we’ve profiled her in the past and feature her pretty regularly so our loyal visitors already know this. Thanks, for being out there and doing what you do, Sydney! Check […]

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Pretty Faces: Unicorn Picnic’s First Web Epsiode

Posted  January 13, 2015  by  Jeremy Moskowitz

Pretty Faces and Unicorn Picnic released an inspirational first web episode chronicling a six year old sit-skier working with Challenge Alaska. Watch as the youngest member of this organization, an eleven year old, helps this little girl push past her disabilities.  

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Blunck Big Bag Invitational Photo Gallery

Posted  January 3, 2013  by  2. Will Dujardin

A lot of fun was had yesterday afternoon at the Aaron Blunck Big Bag Invitational at Crested Butte Mountain Resort. As we’ve reported, CBMR has purchased an air bag for training and for tubing.  Yesterday was the first time the resort showcased the Bagjump to the public with skiers and riders.  CBMR and the Crested […]

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