Ever question where those people with backpacks are headed when they duck under the rope at the resort? Beyond the resorts boundaries there's a popular zone called "slackcountry".
Read more Slackcountry: how do you prepare?
Category: Powder Tools
The climate action policy of outdoor companies like TNF will determine their future in our transition to low carbon.
Read more The North Face Moves Forward on Climate Change
Smartphones: we all use them, all the time. And yes, even in the backcountry (Instagram!). It’d be too simplistic and even unsafe to just tell people not to bring their phones at all when they head out of bounds, because while their signal does interfere with that of an avalanche beacon within a certain range, …
Read more What to do with a Smartphone in the Backcountry
Marker presents the follow-up version of the legendary Duke, setting yet another milestone for the freeride touring binding market.
Read more Marker Presents the New Duke Pin Technology
While these new products may be beneficial in most day-to-day life, the use of the wrong batteries in avalanche transceivers can be life-threatening in the backcountry.
Read more Rechargeable Lithium-ion Batteries Impact Transceivers
K2 has been born again for powder skiers with the Mindbender ski series, offering two powder skis that will be turning heads in the mountains this winter! Starting from the ground up, K2 designers had one ultimate goal when designing their newest lineup of skis: create a ski that is stable enough to charge through …
Read more K2’s Mindbender Powder Skis Review