9 of the Steepest Inbounds Ski Runs in Colorado

9 of the Steepest Inbounds Ski Runs in Colorado

Think you've got the freeheel chops to tackle the steepest inbounds ski runs in Colorado? Here, 9 that will surely test your mettle and show fix heelers the new telemark.

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The Ultimate Mountain Lover Gift Guide

The Ultimate Mountain Lover Gift Guide

We love gear and design our skis and freeheel bindings to high standards. Of course, we demand that from the rest of our gear as well. Here is Christopher's top 7 favorites for the gear connoisseur. Enjoy!

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SPIRIT Telemark releases,

SPIRIT Telemark releases, "GENU VARUM" - The world rejoices.

Our boys at SPIRIT Telemark in Switzerland, Bishop athlete Andy Parisod and Jonas Chevallier created a short film about their trip to the U.S.A. last winter - Including stops at Beaver Creek, Jackson Hole, Grand Targhee and Park City.

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Photo Drop: Three Days in Monarch

Photo Drop: Three Days in Monarch

Last February, the Bishop Team headed to Monarch Pass, Colorado to spend three days in waist deep fluff.  The trip was planned around Monarch Mountain's "Tele-Festivus",  a freeheel get-together  brought to us by Mountain Chalet, an outdoor retailer in the Colorado Springs area. Check out these images from our trip. Pavlov will be proud.

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Doug Mock's

Doug Mock's "Tune In, Turn On, Drop Knees"

Bishop Athlete and "Tele"-vangelist Douglas Mock, shares his perspective and wisdom on the freeheel turn. We are all, each and every, locked in a furious, relentless, technologically advanced Race To The Most Fun. Competing in this race is pretty much the best thing ever though. It's especially rewarding for us telemark skiers. Amen brother!

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Early season telemark skiing

Early season telemark skiing

Once again, Bishop athlete and backcountry shredder Douglas Mock gives us the truth: If you're the sort of tele-kook whose pre-season training occasionally breaks up the dumbbell lunges and squat jumps with a little stretching in the yoga room, you've inevitably listened to some skinny girl in tight pants expound upon "transitions."

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A Bishop Thanksgiving

A Bishop Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday. It’s not about presents, candy, or material things (unless you count tremendous quantities of amazing food). As a vast and diverse country we come together to focus on gratitude with those we love.

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Taylor Johnson (P: Josh Madsen)

It's a good time for a new everything:

Turns out the boys at Bishop Bindings have been on a roll designing, promoting, hiring, moving and growing through the past few months.   With three new products for the winter season designed completely from the ground up, A new office, and a laundry list of new athletes, we're pretty sure this is some good news.

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Ski touring with the BMF telemark bindings

It's Like Falling In Love, Part II: The Long Trek Uphill

Here in Colorado, spring doesn’t so much “spring” as it does incrementally loosen the white-knuckled death grip of winter. That being said, the pow keeps coming. With the flick of a little lever at the BMF-R’s toe, I’m setting yet another skintrack into pristine wilderness.

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