The Latest Gear
August 22, 2011
During last spring alone, our testers logged roughly 5 million vertical feet in Snowbird's Gad Valley to evaluate 2012’s new skis and boots in one of the ski world’s few independent tests, so we have a pretty good idea about which boards are the best and why. We're back at Snowbird, cranking out test cards again as we ride next season's (2013) skis, and start putting together our gear reviews for next Fall. This is how we do it.
June 1, 2011
This weekend’s Teva Mountain Games in Vail started as a local Memorial Day whitewater festival more than 15 years ago. These days it’s morphed into one of the largest multi-sport bonanzas in the country. Despite the addition of extreme fly fishing and dog jumping competitions, the river is still at the heart of the games. Here are the paddling events, people, and potential carnage to look out for.
May 25, 2011
We get to try out a lot of gear around here, but the stuff we truly love can be rare and hard to come by. These are the goods, from boots to barbecue sauce, that we abused the heck out of this winter. We like this stuff a lot, and there's a good chance you might too.