excerpted from Mountain Meltdown
Recorded on October 2013

The Inspiration Behind Protect Our Winters


In 2007, Professional snowboarder Jeremy Jones founded Protect Our Winters, an organization that focuses on engaging and mobilizing the winter sports community to lead the fight against climate change.  Jones discusses two of the experiences that inspired him to start Protect Our Winters.

Speakers at this Event

Author, Deep: The Story of Skiing and the Future of Snow

Professor, Geosciences and Hydroclimatology, Oregon State University

Founder and CEO, Protect Our Winters

President and CEO, Whistler Blackcomb

President and CEO, Aspen/Snowmass

President, Jackson Hole Mountain Resort