What’s in store for you this winter? Well folks, even though my mind is on skiing in the southern hemisphere right now, I’m still stressing and wondering how this coming winter is going to shape up here at home, both in regards to temperature and precipitation. Of course it’s every skier’s dream to have cold [...]
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With only 10 days until season passes can be bought for the 2010/11 ski season at the Jackson Hole Mountain Resort, resort officials announced yesterday not only new mountain biking and hiking trails, major improvements to snowmaking and multiple new terrain park locations, but they also showed a huge commitment to the locals by reducing [...]
After a little session on Snow King this morning, I’m on my way to Snowbird today for a couple days of pre Outdoor Retailer stoke. But, since Genuine Guide Gear (G3) isn’t going to be at the trade show this year, I got a preview of some of what’s new last week. Nothing earth shattering [...]
You know winter is on it’s way when you go to the post office to pick up an unexpected package…and it turns out to be new skis for the upcoming season. This sort of thing is bound to perk up anyone’s day and there was no way I was going to let the fact that [...]
Today is the first day of the Outdoor Retailer Summer Market and if you’re a Black Diamond sales representative for the Rockies, it can be pretty challenging…if not impossible, to meet with all your accounts and show them the line in between the unending amount of socializing, posturing, partying and down right full schedule at [...]
Rolled into the Winter Outdoor Retailer Backcountry Basecamp around noon yesterday and only had a few hours to check out the new ski gear, so I headed straight to the Black Diamond tent. BD was running a demonstration of the effectiveness of the AvaLung by burying OR show director Kenji Haroutunian and it was pretty [...]