How to use Backcountry in a sentence
When hiking and camping in the backcountry, it's essential to take foods that don't require refrigeration or preparation, and that are as light as possible for ease of portage.
Copper Mountain has two claims to fame; its totally separate beginner, intermediate and advanced skiing areas and its free cat skiing into the backcountry bowls.
Backcountry Nordic skiers may want a more flexible ski.
Amenities and facilities vary by park, with many locations providing backcountry camping, improved tent and RV camping, cabins, and even full service lodging options.
After exploring the splendid, white marbles of Aphrodisias, we drive through hilly backcountry to marvel at Pamukkale's ' Frozen Waterfall ' .Advertisement
Backcountry is known for a wide array of men's pants suited for active, outdoor situations.
Fischer is a reputable company that has been around for many years and has been producing quality downhill and backcountry skis for decades.
The scope of their ski line has continued to grow and now includes backcountry skis, Nordic cruising skis, and of course, numerous styles of downhill skis.
Built for the backcountry, this ski will get you from point A to point B as efficiently and comfortably as possible.
In most cases, backcountry skiing is not serviced by any type of lift.Advertisement
Since the slopes are not groomed, backcountry skiers often use a wider ski, which will perform well in deep powder conditions.
Since backcountry skiers "earn their turns" by climbing the hills, many use special climbing skins.
As such, Telemark skis are often favored by backcountry skiers since the free heeled ski makes it easier to ascend the hills.
Those interested in backcountry skiing might enjoy Clendenin's Camp with the Champs.
The other is designed for skiers that venture out into the backcountry.Advertisement
The backcountry classic skis have scales on the bottom, middle section of the ski.
Backcountry Nordic skis are perfect for deep snow conditions, as well as hut to hut touring.
Keep in mind, these backcountry skis are much too wide for track skiing.
If you are a cross-country skier who wants to get off the track and into the backcountry, the Bolton Mountain Nordic Center has an annual backcountry festival.
Backcountry lessons, as well as demo skis and snowshoes are available throughout the day.Advertisement
Expert ski clinics are designed for those who want to explore the backcountry, mogul skiing, ski racing or heli skiing.
Backcountry ski trips include instruction in avalanche safety.
This ski area also has backcountry trails along with some of the most challenging terrain in the area.
Backcountry sells a lot of clothing for outdoor activities.
Backcountry also has all three color options available for $159.00.Advertisement
Here are a few tips for avoiding bears next time you go hiking or camping in the backcountry.
If you plan to stay overnight in the basin, you must make reservations and obtain a camping permit for the backcountry.
Camping options include front and backcountry camping, as well as group campsites and spots designated for campers who are traveling with horses.
Most campgrounds, as well as parks that allow backcountry camping, sell firewood in their offices or camp stores.
On the other hand, some outdoor lovers simply want a camper that is tough enough to make it into the backcountry.
Keep in mind that when you are in the backcountry, there are no safety features.
If you are interested in learning freestyle or backcountry skiing, keep in mind that while they use some different techniques, each of these styles is based on the basics of alpine skiing.
For a wide selection, try shopping for these brands on outdoor clothing websites, such as Backcountry, or visit a department store, such as Macy's or Nordstrom.
As it is not likely that you'll carry along a bag of charcoal when you go backpacking, it's fine to choose a grill that isn't acceptable for charcoal usage if you only plan to use it in the backcountry.
Because of this, there are many excellent camping facilities available, ranging from the most primitive of backcountry spots to resort-quality RV spots that can accommodate the biggest rigs, and everything in between the two extremes.
In 1716 an expedition of Governor Alexander Spotswood over the mountains advertised to the world the rich backcountry, now known as the Valley of Virginia; a migration thither from Pennsylvania and from Europe followed which revolutionized the province.