It goes without saying that base camp for Tailgate Alaska is slap bang in the midst of some of the greatest terrain on the planet. Episode 6 of their In Short series looks at the ways you can access heavy lines with zero-access needed, before diving into some more hell-for-leather big mountain lines...

This year marks the seventh Tailgate Alaska (running from March 28- April 6, 2014) and tickets are available now online. With 10 countries, six provinces and 15 states already representing, the event is the annual pilgrimage of dedicated recreational riders, professional athletes and the industry to ride the world’s best mountains and deepest snow on the planet.

Tickets have been selling rapidly and are expected to sell out shortly. Among other benefits, Tailgate Alaska offers multiple on-site rescue teams and free daily snow science classes. This year Tailgate Alaska will add nightly seminars given by industry veterans and snow safety experts, who will share their experience with participants of the event.

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