Andres Barroso Shreds Six Patagonia Seasons Without Heli or Sled Access

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Would you be willing to live remotely and use only your splitboard to get untracked snow on never-ridden lines?

Argentinian pro snowboarder Andres Barroso lives in Patagonia, the glaciated southern tip of South America. During the last 6 of the 14 total storm-chasing seasons Barroso spent in the Andes, he hasn't used helicopters or snowmobiles. He shares his philosophy of respecting the mountains and approaching the backcountry using only human-powered means.

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