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Scouting From Above

Photograph By Megan Michelson

Pro skiers Ingrid Backstrom, Michelle Parker, Elyse Saugstad and Jackie Paaso and guide and instructor Lel Tone just wrapped up a four-stop tour of their new Safe As women's backcountry safety clinics. The tour went from Snowbird, Utah, to Squaw Valley, Calif., to Crystal Mountain and Stevens Pass, Wash.