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#tamfam

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 […]

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 […]

A farewell to a local favorite, Newt & Harold’s

Boise Idaho snowboard and skateboard shop Newt & Harold's

Earlier this year, we wrote an article on Newts’ co-owner, Lori Wright, because we saw the commitment this shop had to its local community (and because we just adore Lori W). When the news surfaced that Newts would have to close their doors after almost 30 years of operation, it hit us and the local […]

Lori Wright

Photo by Mary Rofhling

Local lady Lori Wright has been one of the biggest advocates and supporters of local women’s snowboarding for years. Her heart for people and community is astounding and it shows in how she lives life and does business. Her and co-owner Lori Ambur run and operate one of Boise’s premier skate and snowboard shops – […]

Let’s Make It Equal

Dylan Sifford

Whenever an issue arises, a problem that exists within that issue is how to effectively expose it without sounding victimized. The issue we want to address is the disparity between men and women’s prizes in local freestyle competition. This is no new problem; in fact, it has been something women in action sports have been […]

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 […]

Idaho Women’s Snowboard Culture

Local riders at the Queen Of The Mountain Competition

  Let us be honest, our culture loves to encourage us to divide ourselves against each other. Nothing sells more than controversy or competitiveness against one another. Truth be told, how can anything prosper if it is divided against itself? How can women rise up when in a constant battle of comparison? Community is the […]