Backcountry is a 2008 American magazine whose objective is to transcend country borders and culture surrounding the sport of skiing and snowboarding. The major issues that readers find engaging in the publication is the thematic approach where, for example, (in current issue) there is an Icons theme that provides the special feature for the edition. Photograph s of the past one year usually define the start of the next for the publication. Indeed, the cover page and picture sections of the magazine are attestations of the white grit and prowess of individuals who excel in trying environments. Culturally, the communities, regions and backwoods that surround skiing and snowboarding country also get an illuminative look. Art, music and other sports also get into the limelight. Backcountry Magazine has an online version that unfolds all past issues of the publication while serving daily snippets of news surrounding this dear topic.
Backcountry Magazine has gone digital and is offering a compendium of back-to-back issues in subscription format. All half-a-dozen bimonthly editions of the year come at 55% discount from the normal price. Digital reading formats include iPad, iPhone and Mac subscription, besides on a PC and Android.