Shades of Winter

21 Dec 14
Shades of Winter
Snow glare is harsh and with over 300 days of sunshine per year, eye protection is essential. Here are a few options.

Top 10 Gifts for Outdoorsy Twenty-Somethings

19 Dec 14
Top 10 Gifts for Outdoorsy Twenty-Somethings
Patagonia Fjord Flannel No need to steal your boyfriend’s flannel ever again – whether you’re working, hiking or spending a cozy night on the couch, the Fjord Flannel ($89) has your back. These insanely soft shirts are made from organic cotton and can be worn year-round as a layering piece. The women’s cut features a relaxed, yet feminine fit […]

Reckless Speeds and Peerless Stability with Head i.Supershape Skis

Reckless Speeds and Peerless Stability with Head i.Supershape Skis
The point is this: there’s a microchip in these skis. But it’s not like the microchip in my computer that lets me watch the British feed of ESPN because I prefer my sports announcers to sound like characters from Downton Abbey.

Video: Only the Essential

17 Dec 14
Video: Only the Essential
Just in time for upcoming shows in Oregon, Washington, and Vermont, take a look at the captivating trailer of "Only the Essential" and join the crowd to witness all their hard work hit the big screen.

Top 10 Gifts for Adventurous New Parents

17 Dec 14
Top 10 Gifts for Adventurous New Parents
Your adventurous friends had a kid! It doesn't mean they're done getting out there. Here's a few gift ideas to help them bring their wee one(s) to explore this great wide world.

Beer Blog: Upslope Foreign Style Stout is Back for the Winter

17 Dec 14
Beer Blog: Upslope Foreign Style Stout is Back for the Winter
Rich and smooth are the perfect adjectives for this beer. Yet it is not to be feared by non stout-loving aficionados. It's got a very American drinkability despite its foreign inspiration, with a firm 6.9% abv.

Ski Mountaineering — Your Holiday Survival Plan

17 Dec 14
Ski Mountaineering -- Your Holiday Survival Plan
Poised on the precipice of muffin top, your sloppy father-in-law, and all that yule-tide cheer, I offer you salvation this holiday season: ski-mountaineering training. Live on the flats? So what, pretend like you’re training for the worlds and you’ll be way happier come January 4. Trust me. Find a gym, immediately. No dice? The local high […]
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