Backcountry Film Festival

Event Details

The 12th annual Backcountry Film Festival comes to Adams State University Saturday, February 11th 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

Films feature DPS SKIS, KGB Productions, Pup N’ Suds Productions, Mike Libecki, Brody Leven, the Howell brothers, and more. For complete festival lineup and film program visit

The films will start at 7:00pm on February 11th in Carson Auditorium. Tickets available online at or at the door.

Student Discount Available at the Door!

Date(s) - February 11
6:30 pm-9:00 pm

Cost (if any)
$10 - $12

Carson Auditorium, Adams State U.