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March 4, 2012 in Outdoors

Ski mountaineering racing is a European sport making inroads at resorts across America.

March 2, 2012 in Outdoors
Sean McCoy photo

Start of the It was day two of the Eddie Bauer Ski Mountaineering Race during the 2012 Winter Teva Mountain Games, a weekend sports festival in Vail, Colo.

Courtesy photo photo

La Sportiva lightweight AT ski bindings

La Sportiva lightweight AT ski boot