December 2017 was one of the biggest duds we’ve seen in the Tahoe area in a long time, with right around 10″ total for the month. Luckily we had a good storm in November that left the upper mountain with a healthy coating of base and gave the park crew […]

Bad Boys of Belmont

Part 2 of our 3 part web series ‘Room For Improvement.’ The stars and storms aligned for the eastern Sierra to have all-time conditions when the Janky boys arrived at the beginning of March. Featuring Jed Kravitz, Henry Holdsworth, Anthony Santos, Chris Hounsell and Hazen Woolson. Thank you so much […]

Room For Improvement // Sonora

Part 1 of our 3 part web series ‘Room For Improvement.’ After the new year Tahoe faced down one of the most impressive Januarys on record with numerous atmospheric rivers dumping millions of gallons of rain and almost 300 inches of snow on the peaks around Squaw Valley and Tahoe […]

Room For Improvement // January

Room For Improvement documents the 2017 winter in the Sierra with 3 webisodes exploring different locations in northern California. With record-setting storms and a monster snowpack, the Janky crew skied deep powder, big lines and enormous jumps into July. Featuring: Keenan Hawkins / Hazen Woolson / Pete Kukesh / Andrew […]

Room For Improvement // TEASER

With 2 days off and a decent looking weather report at the end of April, Hazen Woolson and Anthony Santos decided to head south on 395 for their first Eastern Sierra mission of the year. Upon arrival to Lee Vining locals were talking about the crews laboring to open Tioga Pass […]

Eastern Sierra Round 1

With the crowds dwindling and the weather cooperating with us, this mid-week mid-April 24″ snow storm had us more fired up than a BBQ grill on Fourth of July at Bristlecone Beach. Add to that cold temperatures, bluebird skies, too much coffee and a bunch of best buds and you had […]

April Pow @ Sugarbowl

So there we were, at the parking lot just north of Emerald Bay. It’s the end of March, which was a relatively dry month compared to the rest of this winter, but it set us up well with an unbelievable base and the perfect recipe for ripping south-facing corn skiing. […]

Emerald Bay Chute

Granite Chief Ski Shop in downtown Truckee, CA hosted the 4th annual Shreddit Showdown video contest designed to get local skiers out on the hill and pointing the cameras and GoPros towards the action. With an early March deadline, skiers and riders have months to shoot and edit footage. This was our […]

Atmospheric River

Blue Lakes Vimeo Cover
After 4 seasons of drought conditions, the average snowfall of 2016 has been the best winter in a long time. The Janky crew has been waiting for years for the right conditions to come out to this zone, and after a big storm in mid-March things looked perfect. With friends […]

Blue Lakes

Revelstoke Edit Cover
JANKYfilms, TahoeMASSIVE and Mad Trees converged upon Revelstoke, BC mid January to ski the legendary terrain of this Canadian outpost. With at least 4 sleds totaled, skis broken, personal injuries, and excessive poutine consumption, it’s a wonder that we were even able to get any footage! Song: Borns “Electric Love” […]