Where strength can be measured and endurance can be quantified, Athletic IQ is the invisible thread that connects elite performance. It is the ability to innately interpret terrain, to visualize the sequence before it happens, to react seamlessly, effortlessly, and intuitively. –Zahan Billimoria, Exum Guide
Exum Guide Zahan Billimoria discusses how to increase your Athletic IQ in 3 steps.
Exum will be raffling off 4 Arc’teryx Alpha SK 32 ski packs ($325 value) on December 11th (International Mountain Day). In order to be entered into the raffle, your Exum reservation for backcountry skiing must be made before December 11th. Each member of your party will receive one entry into the raffle. Contact the Exum [...]
The mountains have always demanded a patient disposition in my experience, so it’s just part of the process to wait till the time is right. –Bill Anderson, Senior Exum Guide
In the first installment of The Exum Files, Senior Exum Guide Bill Anderson discusses how extended column test results affect in-the-field choices.
Many people associate dehydration only with exercise in hot environments. While this can certainly be true, dehydration is also a common concern during exercise in the cold. In fact, one must stay on top of hydration in the cold just as much as in the heat – perhaps even more so. -- GU Energy [...]
Exum will be touching base with 3 different trainers and coaches over the next month in Jackson to discuss with them how they look at training for the upcoming ski season. Trainers and Coaches are different and so are all of us so we hope one of these styles is a method that can help [...]
Exum Mountain Guides is a proud sponsor of the Wyoming Snow and Avalanche Workshop which takes place in Jackson, Wyoming. The biggest change this year is that it will be presented online and it is FREE. Now that the event is digital there is no limit to who can participate. Whether you are going backcountry [...]