While other teams might rely on shaman and snow-dances to bring in the powder, the Yes. team have been out on a straight up mission. This is the first episode in their new web series Missions: The Pillow Search.

Romain De Marchi, DCP, Tadashi Fuse, Helen Schettini, Benji Ritchie, and Madison Ellsworth don't have to search too long in the Whistler backcountry, but in the end their good fortunes come with a heavy price. Turns out even Romain has bad dreams sometimes.

Just incase you'd ever wondered why solo backcountry riding isn't recommended, check out the military operation required to sort him out at the end...