With the exception of my first two snowboards ever, a Sims 165 Gart Sports edition that my dad bought me and a 156 Rossignol that I bought off a male coworker to downsize the Sims board, I have always ridden what would be considered a women’s specific board. It wasn’t necessarily intentional, every few years […]
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Being in the mountains can introduce a large variety of weather patterns. High in the mountains a sunny, cloudless day can suddenly turn to rain with thunderstorms, or sudden snow. Having the right protection from the elements is critical both to staying relatively comfortable as well as protecting yourself from the elements. The Rainier […]
The 2013/2014 season is coming to a close so it might be slightly ridiculous that I’m sitting in my office looking at a row of gear, secretly planning and researching (albeit trying to justify buying) a new round of goodies for 2014/2015. While I can’t be the only hard-charging Snow Bunny out there to be […]
The BCA Float 32 is an awesome pack if you’re a backcountry enthusiast. With the ever-growing popularity of backcountry riding and the increased awareness of avalanche danger, it is no wonder that skiers and snowboarders alike are adding airbags to their gear quivers. While an airbag does not guarantee your safety from bodily injury, […]
www.oakley.com Photos by: Misty Braden Cool goggles can lead to great style and your own flair on the mountain, but as a critical piece of gear they are also important for both safety and comfort. Why a select few choose to cruise the mountain sporting sunglasses is beyond us, as it would easily be […]
Why We LOVE Faction Ski’s – Faction‘s new line of women’s skis, has something for everyone. From beginners, to pro level, Faction has skis for play in the park, riding the resort, or going BC. Initially, Faction redeveloped the shapes, camber lines, sidecuts and flexes to produce four skis that are perfectly balanced and […]