Archive for the ‘Ski Accessories’ Category

Where are we going to mount your skis?

Posted: November 22nd, 2016

In a quick look this morning I found over 300 brands of skis for sale world wide this year.  While the big 10-12 make up a large part of the… More

Skiing In Your Backyard

Posted: December 30th, 2015

There was a lot of chatter about El Niño heading into winter this year. Granted we’ve barely entered “official” winter, we are still doing alright. Now is the time to… More

SOS SKI SWAP Sat and Sun November 7th and 8th

Posted: October 29th, 2015

Ski Season in Missoula Officially starts with the annual SOS ski swap.  The Swap, put on every year by volunteers from the Snowbowl National Ski Patrol is an event that seems to… More

There Is No Such Thing As Sidecountry

Posted: October 14th, 2013

As we head towards another ski season the number of backcountry setups seems to be increasing every year. Backcoutry tools do not always enter into peoples minds or pocketbooks. I… More

DPS Skis Dreamtime Pre-order Event

Posted: July 1st, 2013

It’s in the 90’s, your on the water when not hunkered down in an air conditioned oasis, why think about skis? Why not with the DPS Dreamtime pre-order sale starting… More

Avalanche Awareness Presentation With Steve Karkanen

Posted: December 3rd, 2012

Do you know what to look for in the backcountry to keep you safe in the winter? Do you spend time up high, playing in the snow? The Rocky Mountaineers… More

Pray For Snow Party This Friday

Posted: October 1st, 2012

Pray for Snow  (formerly known as Burning Dog) a fundraiser for missoulaavalanche.org is the biggest party for skiers every fall.  100% of the profits are used to further the goals… More

Quiver Killers

Posted: February 2nd, 2012

Ever wish you had more flexibility in your ski set-up? Or ski your favorite skis for both AT and Tele? Now you can thanks to a company called Quiver Killers. Once… More

Black Diamond Zealots

Posted: January 19th, 2012

Black Diamond has slightly re-tooled the Zealots for this year, it has the same stiff flex, minimal sidecut, and 110mm waist (135-110-123 in the 182cm) as the previous model, but… More

Michael Hoyt Slideshow At The Trail Head

Posted: January 9th, 2012

Michael Hoyt is a Corvallis based mountaineer and is partially responsible for starting the website SummitPost and is still a major contributor. He has also recently published the book Hikes… More