Festivals & Events:
Backcountry Film Festival
Celebrate Winter Recreation: The 12th annual Backcountry Film Festival comes to Telluride’s Nugget Theater to benefit the Colorado Mountain Club’s Backcountry Snowsports Initiative. Enjoy an incredible slate of winter films and learn about BSI’s recreation advocacy, mapping projects and more. Immerse yourself in a night of films that capture the spirit of winter. Adventure, environment and climate, youth outdoors, ski culture- you’ll find it all in this award winning lineup. Produced by the Boise-based nonprofit, Winter Wildlands Alliance, the Backcountry Film Festival is renowned for its mix of professional and grassroots films combining epic powder shots with a twist of environmental activism. The event proceeds support the Colorado Mountain Club’s Backcountry Snowsports Initative (BSI) – your voice for human-powered winter recreation! BSI advocates for backcountry skiers, split-boarders, snow-shoers and winter mountaineers to ensure access to and protection of pristine winter landscapes throughout the state. Learn more about our programs at the event or visit www.cmc.org/bsi The films will start at 8:30 pm on March 30th at the Nugget Theater and the evening will include full concessions! Tickets available online or at the door.