Category Archives: GEAR

Best Choices for Base Layers in 2015

We all should know by now that the only trick to staying warm is to layer properly. The first step is your base layers. Keep the moisture away from your body by whicking it from your skin to your first layer and staying dry and warm. Here is a great place to start...

Best Rear Entry Bindings of 2015

Many attempts at a quicker binding system have been attempted, but most of them have realized it wasn't worth re-inventing the wheel. Some people are looking for the quickest, easiest way to clip in, and since those are a thing of the past (the 'clip ins' that is) rear entry bindings are the...

The Best Back Protectors for Snowboarding

A back protector is just as important for your back as a helmet is important for your head. Every serious rider who wants to take their abilities to the next level without risking serious injury shouldn't leave home without one of these. If you are in the market for a back protector, this...

Introducing The Warmest Socks on the Market: Lenz

We all get cold feet sometimes. There have always been ways to prevent cold feet; loosening up your boots, going inside for a minute to warm up, wearing the right socks, Hotronic boot warmers, disposable boot heat packs. Up to this point nothing seemed to work well enough or make sense, until now!...

Best Action Cameras of 2015

There are tons of great action cams these days. Most of which come with a million features that would make this article about 100 times longer than it already is. We want to highlight some of the cooler features and let the videos do most of the talking. These are the top 5...

Best Protective Shorts for Snowboarding

Impact shorts are probably the most overlooked piece of equipment on the market. It's used by every professional snowboarder in the industry but probably less than 25% of recreational snowboarders use these. Bottom line is, if you dont feel the need to use impact shorts, you probably aren't trying hard enough. Check out...

The Best Backcountry Snowboard Backpacks

There is nothing like blazing your own trail where others hesitate to venture. Embarking on an trip into the backcountry is the best way to find yourself while staying fit. Check out these backpacks and try to pick one that relates the best to your needs.

Best Womens All Mountain Snowboard Bindings

This is a great list for the lady who rides hard on the whole hill. Take these bindings to the park, the glades, the groomers and everywhere in between and you'll be sitting pretty in any of these sturdy yet comfortable choices. Each binding has characteristics that may appeal to you more than...

The Best Bluetooth and Aux Cable Speakers for Helmets

Now a days, we take our music with us everywhere and it only makes sense we bring it with us on the hill as well. Sometimes you just need to jam out with some tunes while you're riding the mountain or the lift line. So what better way to do so than with...

Top 5 Sunglasses Every Snowboarder Wants

Here in the states, we are well into the summer season. If you can't escape from the heat, embrace it! But don't forget to wear some protection. Grab a pair of shades, head out there and show that beach body off. Check out our favorite choices of the year. (Obviously all of these...

GoPro Hero 3+ Review: Black, Silver and White

Zach and Ish both picked up a GoPro Hero 3+ this season and there's only one thing to say about the new camera: It's AMAZING. Whether you are filming Point Of View angles or recording others, the new GoPro has such a realistic quality to it, there really isn't any camera that comes...

Orion Packs Get You Farther

The Orion Pack is helping BC riders carry their gear easier than ever before. We took some time to check out the Orion pack and we're stoked on the innovative design of this comfortable yet functional design. Check out what we found.

Gear Spotlight: Burton’s Horizon Jacket

Lightweight 3M™ Thinsulate™ Insulation equals all-season warmth, fully seam taped waterproof fabric keeps you dry, while Pit Zips™ offer quick venting to stay in step with rollercoaster temps. Poppy colors and playful accents round out the look that Hannah Teter loves, while hidden, rider-friendly features include a sound pocket,...

Cold Feet? We Have The Solutions

There are plenty of riders out there who complain of their feet getting cold on those long, bitter days out on the hill. For some reason, women have a harder time keeping warm than men in any case but especially on the hill. There are solutions to this problem and each one of...

Best Pro Model Snowboards For 2014

 We all look up to our favorite riders. We aspire to be as good as our heros.  Why not level the playing field with the same gear these guys are on. If it's good enough for them, it has to be good enough for you right? Here are a few awesome pro models...

5 Amazing Gadgets You Must Have On The Mountain

Technology is playing a greater role in all our lives now more than ever before. Even outdoors men and women like ourselves can benefit from the latest technology when we're on the slopes. Here are 5 must have gadgets to have while you're shredding it up.