Joint Efforts Vol. 5 – Ski the Grand Staircase with the Provos
With a snowpack 3x the average last season in Southern Utah, The Provo Brothers venture South to find solitude.
“Technically, this was the last place to be “found” in the continental US. The last place to be put on the map. Either it was too rugged and wild, or it didn’t have anything to offer until John Wesley Powell came along and made the first voyage down the Colorado River, which was unknown then in 1869. At one of his camps, he looked up and saw the steep and colorful cliffs of the Aquarius Plateau where 150 years later my brother and I would leave our first ski tracks” Ian Provo