Nozawa Onsen is thought to have been founded by a Buddhist monk in the year 724, during the period of the Japanese Emperor Shomu. It’s known as a Yuyama village, or hot spring mountain town. More importantly, it’s also known for having one of the heaviest snowfalls in the Nagano region – and it certainly lived up to its reputation. Click play and watch the crew ride some of the most epic pow we’ve ever seen.
Extreme weather has proven catastrophic in several parts of Europe and South Asia in the past few days with the hardest hit area being India where casualties are rising at an alarming rate. From the Times of Israel Friday: “Kerala has been battered by record monsoon (…)
A fishing charter off Massachusetts took an exciting turn earlier this week when a great white shark developed an interest in a large fish that was being reeled to the boat. The accompanying footage, captured Sunday aboard an Aquarius Sportfishing boat, shows a splash in the (…)
Khai Krepela checks in from Woodward at Copper on the 2018/2019 LINE Honey Badger with some heater lines, rad backslides, and even a couple of jump tricks! Check it out and get hyped for ski season. It’s not too far out at this point. So get stoked!
Get inside the mind of defending BMX High Air champion Larry Edgar as he battles injuries and international riders as everyone looks to make their mark in BMX history at the Vans BMX Pro Cup in Huntington Beach, California. We trace back Larry’s steps to his hot rod hideout (…)
“I was just frozen stiff.” – Joel Parkinson on his first ever event at Tahiti. Now his 17th and final year, Joel has had plenty of Perfect 10’s out at Teahupo’o, made multiple finals, and had one close 2nd against his best mate, Mick Fanning. In this (…)
10 crazy days at Soneva Fushi Resort in the Maldives.
An elderly woman got her wish to “put my feet in the water one more time” at Pensacola Beach in Florida, thanks to a Good Samaritan who heeded her call and a lifeguard who helped make it happen. Shelia Hall Templeton posted the heartwarming story on the Pensacola Beach (…)
An 83-year-old grandmother, who has lived peacefully in elk country for 34 years, was knocked unconscious and sent to the hospital by a momma elk that was undoubtedly protecting its young one. Jeri Longenbaugh of Payson, Ariz., is lucky to be alive after the encounter (…)
A kayaker and local legend successfully rescued a beached pilot whale believed to be the massive pod’s leader, enabling local officials to herd the hundred or so pilot whales out of the Kolgrafarfjörður fjord on the Snæfellsnes peninsula in west Iceland. Snorri Rafnsson, (…)