Accessories

Pre-Season Hype: Abom Goggles

Recently, technology has been inserting itself all over the outdoor industry in fascinating new ways. As the tech world continues to get lighter, faster and more powerful, its infinite reach is following suit. Enter, Abom Goggles, the first set of goggles with an active anti-fog technology. The idea was simple, you can’t ski if you […] Read more…

Tech Talk: Oakley Prizm Lenses

The Oakley Prizm lenses provide game changing effects on contrast and light to provide the best overall experience in varying conditions. Historically speaking, lenses have been created by contrasting dye colors against light colors to provide highlights in your vision. While this process has proven effective, it also requires compromising certain shades of light in […] Read more…

Hack Your Gear: Ski Pole Flask

Check out this awesome tutorial from our friends over at Powder Magazine about how to make your ski pole a flask, aka the ultimate hack. Feel the quench, on the hill or off. PHOTO: Jim Guenther. Ski season is around the corner, and while everyone is going “gear crazy,” we’ve decided to make our gear […] Read more…

My Top Gear Picks for the Season

So Christmas is over and it’s time to do some shopping for yourself.  Looking for new gear now that the snow is finally falling at some resorts?  Check out my top picks for this year. 1. Armada TSTw Powerful, playful and knife sharp, the Armada TSTw is my ski of choice for the upcoming season. […] Read more…

Proper Fitting Ski Helmet

3 Steps to a Proper Ski Helmet Fit

In 2003, 25% of skiers and snowboarders hit the slopes wearing helmets. Nine years later, that number was up to 70% with resorts in Switzerland reporting that 95% of its children wear helmets while skiing or snowboarding. One of the key factors that changed over the years is that ski helmets are increasingly more comfortable, […] Read more…

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