Dye is proud to announce a partnership with Tailgate Alaska as the official optic sponsor of Tailgate events.

5 years running Tailgate Alaska has become a "must-attend" event. An international family of powder hounds, mountain enthusiasts, and die-hard riders unite in a world-class setting in search of deep snow. The location of Tailgate events provide riders easy big-mountain access via foot, snowmobile, cat, and helicopter, around base camp are games and classes with emphasis on backcountry education.

Dye has produced a limited run of Tailgate T1 goggles exclusively for guests, and VIPs of the event. Tailgaters will participate in beacon searches, and tailgate man games for a chance to take home one of the custom Dye T1s. Dye Snow execs will be on site along with Team riders Aaron Biittner, Bjorn Leines, and Ville Uotila providing goggle demos, and riding with tailgaters.

This year marks the inaugural Tailgate BC event, taking place in Revelstoke BC.
Tailgate BC 2012 will take place from March 8 – 12, 2012
Tailgate Alaska is held near Valdez, AK on Thompson Pass.
Tailgate Alaska 2012 will take place from April 1 – 12, 2012

• Transworld Snowboarding’s “Must-Attend” Event

• World’s Largest Backcountry Gathering

• 1.6M Acres of accessible terrain

• Emphasis on backcountry safety and education