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skis over tRees

Tuesday, March 12th, 2013

A few kiters enjoy the first good day of the season in Idaho’s backcountry.

 

More snow would be good, but these kiters had an awesome day.

 

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the non event: Idaho Snowkiting 2013

Wednesday, February 27th, 2013

A few kiters enjoy the first good day of the season in Idaho’s backcountry.

 

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There was no snow.. The non-event was cancelled.  The day after it was cancelled, it snowed over a foot!

 

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2012 Idaho

Monday, April 2nd, 2012

Even in a year when ski resorts cry for snow, snow conditions here are perfect.

snowkite paradise

snowkite paradise

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Terrain Guide: 2012 Snowkite Masters

Thursday, March 1st, 2012

Do not attempt wind loaded slopes without years and years of experience.

An unusual wind direction allowed kiters to access wind loaded cornices

An unusual wind direction allowed kiters to access wind loaded cornices

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This year at the Snowkite Masters, an unusual wind direction allowed kiters to access cornices along the ridge.  Terrain can be challenging at Skyline.

US OPEN Snowkite Masters 2011 – Chasta Returns

Friday, April 29th, 2011

Just south of Salt Lake City, Chasta Chastagnol returns to the untracked powder.  Inspired by the most famous snowkiter in the world, kiters take lofty glides over Utah’s frozen paradise.

The spectacular 2011 US Open Snowkite Masters

The spectacular 2011 US Open Snowkite Masters

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The snow and wind are bringing snowkiters to Utah. Subscribe now it’s free in iTunes!

North American Snowkite Tour: Year One

Wednesday, March 16th, 2011

The North American Snowkite Tour is off to a great start.  The smiling faces we saw in Colorado, Utah, and Idaho make it clear that snowkiters like to meet and compete.

NAST 2011

NAST 2011

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Strawberry Rocks: The Best Superfly Open 2011

Sunday, February 27th, 2011

Not far from the ski resorts, participants in the North American Snowkite Tour get together for a snowkiting adventure that takes you to the heights.

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great days at Strawberry Lake -- Big Air Too!

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Snow kiting in Idaho: SO FAR THIS YEAR

Monday, February 9th, 2009

Snow and wind are inviting you to explore a frozen playground. Join Snowkite Soldier for extreme fun in Idaho’s backcountry.

Join us in Idaho's backcountry.

Join us in Idaho's backcountry.

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