Skiing has always been a part of Wiley's life and something he's focused on more than anything is directing his life every year through my riding. Unique and creative features in the backcountry has developed into a constant chase, the perfect terrain, perfect pitch, natural lips and steep landings... Wiley loves to produce film projects to reflect the creative style that drives him to be in the mountains everyday.
What does living the mountain life mean to you?
Health and Happiness... finding a reason to be in the mountains every day in the winter is something never to be taken for granted.
What's one of the best decisions you've ever made?
To move back to my home state of Montana to continue to pursue my life's passion in skiing and start my work towards a commercial pilot license.
Describe what your perfect day in the outdoors looks like.
Blue skies, low avy danger, good people and effortless turns :)
What's one reason you love working with Stio?
The product is all time quality, specifically the material is light, durable, and dry.
Do you have any goals or objectives for the coming year?
Produce a web series and short film for the fall with my good buddy Ed.
How do you create balance in your life?
I try to prioritize time to get outside, even outside winter. It's so important for me to be in the water or mountains consistently... I am better for it.
What styles are you most excited about this season?
The Raymer! So light and comfy... also very dry.
What does Let The Outside In mean to you?
Make time to be outside living your dreams and interacting with the natural world!
Any other stories, facts, insights or advice you want to share with people?
Vote mother nature! Lets keep this planet a beautiful place for generations to come!
ski photo: Jonathan Finch