Winter Speaker Series #1 is Thursday, November 30th at 6PM

Join us for the first Winter Speaker Series of the 2023/24 season! Michelle Parker will present "A Shift in Perspective" and all proceeds will benefit The Tahoe Area Mountain Biking Association(TAMBA). Tune in to the livestream or in person at the Olympic Village Events Center. We're stoked to share that this has become our biggest giveaway ever!

About the 11/30 event

Join us in Olympic Valley

Meet us at Olympic Village Events Center on November 30th at 6pm. The show starts at 7:30. Bring some cash for the raffle!

Livestream from Home

Register for the livestream at Wildbound Live. Your registration earns you one entry into the online giveaway. You can purchase additional giveaway tickets until 7PM.

Join from Mammoth Lakes

Mammoth Lakes Recreation is excited to bring their community together for a live, in-person screening of this event! Visit Mammoth Lakes Recreation for more info.

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Nov 30, 2023

Michelle Parker's "A Shift in Perspective"

One of freeskiing's most recognizable and in-demand talents, Michelle Parker feels most at home when tackling big mountain terrain. 2022 marked the 20th season of Michelle Parker's professional skiing career, and year after year, a desire to learn and evolve has seen the popular freeskier push the ceiling of the sport.

In her show A Shift In Perspective, Parker will take us on an emotional journey that showed her how time spent with her father was life's biggest gift yet, and how this new perspective helped her succeed on a recent big mountain, Alaskan ski expedition.

Michelle's nonprofit beneficiary is TAMBA.

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January 4, 2024 @ 6:00pm - 8:30pm

Jim & John Morrison’s Skiing the High Sierra and Beyond

In Skiing the High Sierra and Beyond, you’ll join Jim & John on a walk & ski through iconic peaks and destinations, including Lake Tahoe, the High Sierra, and the remote mountain regions of the world.

From the old growth trees of Rubicon Peak to the steeps of Red Slate couloir, from the ruggedness of the Matterhorn, to the intensity of the Messner, from sunrises in Emerald Bay to sunsets over Mt. Everest, the Morrison brothers eptiomize how the ski dream is meant to be chased.

Jim & John's nonprofit beneficiary is The Send It Foundation.

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Saturday, January 6th, 2024 @ 9AM

Welcome to our Backcountry Demo Days!

The Annual Lake Tahoe Backcountry Demo Days is North America’s largest demo event for all things alpine touring, telemark and splitboarding.

The event is free, but participants must possess a valid lift ticket or season pass purchased from Palisades Tahoe, along with a driver’s license and credit card for deposit.

Demo as many skis and boards as you can! Do 3-4 runs to asses the downhill performance and then hop on another ski or board.

Participants can register beforehand or at the event. Demos begin at 9am and all demos must be returned no later than 2:30pm.

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January 17, 2024 @ 6:00pm - 8:30pm

Elyse Saugstad’s If There’s a Will, There’s a Way

For freeskier Elyse Saugstad, if there’s a will there’s a way. In her years as an outdoorswoman, Elyse has brushed against death, faced mind-numbing fear, and won the respect of her peers in a male-dominated field.

Saugstad’s experiences have given her a unique perspective that is valuable not only to athletes but to anyone who wants to develop their mountain and life instincts, learn how to conquer and use fear to find success, and achieve their goals. Join Saugstad for a funny, honest and down-to-earth presentation about what it means to be a successful woman and mother in the ski industry.

Elyse's nonprofit beneficiary is The Courage Project

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February 15, 2024 @ 6:00pm - 8:30pm

Jess Kimura’s The Uninvited

One of the most influential snowboarders of the past decade, Jess Kimura transcends all boundaries. She holds more awards and accolades than anyone else in her category, yet her true impact reaches far beyond the sport.

An extraordinary dedication to progressing women’s snowboarding led to her commitment to create a better space for those following in her footsteps. Follow her unique journey as she unapologetically shatters stereotypes with her unwavering determination and ‘go-for-broke’ mentality, discovering what it truly means to take others along for the ride.

Jess's nonprofit beneficiary is The Scotty Lapp Foundation.

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