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Hashtags are all the rage these days. You can create your own hashtag or you can join in on those that have already been established. The premise of a hashtag is to easily find a community that shares pictures of similar memories of a place, an event, and sometimes a tribe of friends, and/or family […]

CDI Memorial 2016: Bringing the heat

CDI Memorial mountain goat Josh Davis

Photos by Joshua Davis We don’t know about you, but it never gets old telling people that you’re going snowboarding well after the local resorts have closed. That look of pure bewilderment when they’ve assumed people have traded in their boards for summertime recreation toys is pure joy. We can assure you that the snow […]

The CDI Memorial is for women too

Photo: Ken Baeyen Photography

Photos by Ken Baeyen Photography Once again, Idaho’s annual QP competition, known to locals as CDI, went off without a hitch. There were a few factors that made this Snowbunny a little leery about conditions for CDI’s thirteenth year of operation. One major factor was snow conditions. Normally when you tell people that you are […]

Meet the new, yet familiar faces, of Bogus Basin’s terrain park

Corey McDonald and Preston Woods at Bogus Basin Tim Zimmerman photo

  It is no secret that Bogus Basin’s terrain park has been in need of a face lift over the past few decades, and although some progress and changes have been made over the most recent years, the time has come for the baton to be passed on to new expertise and vision. Since the […]

Chasing after Abbey Howard

Abbey Howard wildland firefighting in Colorado

We were excited when native Idahoan, Abbey Howard, agreed to do an interview with us but as we were preparing questions, we realized we had no idea where to start. If you don’t already know, this lady has a hard time sitting still in one place for any length of time. She has been all […]

From building lips to high kicks, Angela Staup sheds light on women’s freestyle and self-defense

Angela Staup snow bunny skier at Tamarack Ski Resort Donnelly, daho

We had heard about Angela Staup for some time and we were finally able to meet up with her in person this past winter at her stomping grounds in Valley County, Idaho. Born and raised in McCall, this Idaho native knows more than just about potatoes. In fact, she could probably wipe the floor clean […]

Lessons Learned At CDI

Parker Duke snowboarding in quarterpipe at CDI in Idaho

For those of you outside of Idaho or living under a rock, CDI is an annual quarterpipe event that has been held mostly at Snowbank in SW Idaho for the past twelve years. Without fail the likes of Corey McDonald, Dustin Johnson and friends ensure that this event takes place so it can honor and […]

Sunset Hike to Stack Rock

A fallen log made a great photo op for our girls! On Friday, May 16, we got the girls out – fifteen of them to be exact!  Our mission was simple: hike out to Stack Rock in the Boise Foothills, watch the sunset, and cruise back with headlamps – all while making new friends, and […]

Big Things In Little Ski Hill

Photo Credit: John Webster, webstermediahouse.com

For the people who believe you need big flashy resorts and massive snowmaking to be progressive in freestyle snowboarding and skiing, think again. The folks at Little Ski Hill in McCall, Idaho have undermined preconceptions, and have broken the mold when it comes to progress. What they lack in ostentatious appearance, they more than make up for […]

The How-To’s of Destroying Snow Recreation

Snow Business

Often people love to take a good thing and exploit the crap out it. A few examples of this may be, but are not limited to: weddings, higher education, Christmas, Disney child stars and recreational sports. There is nothing like taking individual passions and figuring out a way to get a piece of the proverbial […]