Thermarest NeoAir Xtherm

Thermarest NeoAir XTherm Sleeping Pad Review

Gear Review: Thermarest NeoAir XTherm Air Mattress Price: $199.95 Size: Regular or Large R-Value: 5.7 Thickness: 2.5" Weight: 15 oz (Regular) Summary: The Thermarest Xtherm has the greatest weight-to-warmth ratio...
Scarpa Maestrale RS

Scarpa Maestrale RS Alpine Touring Boot Review

Gear Review: Scarpa Maestrale RS Alpine Touring Boot MSRP: $699 Official Website: Scarpa Total Weight: 3lbs, 7oz Summary: The Scarpa Maestrale RS is a superb, lightweight ski mountaineering boot that blends...
Patagonia R1 Fleece

Patagonia R1 Fleece Pullover Review

Patagonia R1 Fleece Pullover Review MSRP: $129 Official Website: Patagonia Summary: The Patagonia R1 Fleece Pullover is an ideal, compact, insulating, layering option because it traps heat...
Backcountry Ski Repair Kit

What’s In Your Backcountry Ski Repair Kit?

Things can go wrong in the backcountry pretty quickly making a simple ski tour turn into an epic mountain nightmare. If you've ever blown out...
avalanche forecasts app

Avalanche Forecasts App Review

Download The Avalanche Forecasts App And Easily Get Every Avalanche Forecast In North America - It's Free! Do you go into the backcountry in the winter? If...
Skiing Apocalypse Couloir GTNP

What Ski Mountaineering Harness Is Right For You?

When you’re heading into the big mountains it may be important to add a ski mountaineering harness to your quiver of mountain tools. Ski mountaineering...
Scarpa Crux Approach Shoe Review

Scarpa Crux Approach Shoe Review

Gear Review: Scarpa Crux Approach Shoe Price: $114.95 Weight: 28 ounces/pair Summary: The Scarpa Crux Approach Shoe is a versatile, durable, well designed shoe that excels...
MSR Dromlite

MSR DromLite Review

Gear Review: MSR Dromlite MSRP Price: $26.95 Official Website: Cascade Designs / MSR Summary:  An ultralight, tough, water bladder that is possibly the best way to carry...
Scarpa Freedom SL Boot

Scarpa Freedom SL Alpine Touring Boot Review

Gear Review: Scarpa Freedom SL Boot Review Price: $769.00 Weight: 3 lbs, 13 oz per boot / 1978 grams (size 28) Summary: The Scarpa Freedom SL is an...
Select Peaks of the Greater Yellowstone Review

Select Peaks of Greater Yellowstone Book Review

Book Review: Select Peaks of Greater Yellowstone By Thomas Turiano If you're planning to ski any cool lines or bag any peaks in the Greater Yellowstone...